The ChARTing Change Art Contest is here!

If you are a resident of BC between the ages of 14 and 18 you are invited to enter your original art on the themes of social and environmental injustice, activating change, and envisioning a better future.

Contest Details

Contest period + Key Dates

The contest runs from December 15th, 2020 to May 1, 2021 (midnight).
All Contest Winners will be contacted via email by May 15th, 2021 to provide details about how to claim prizes. The Contest results will be announced on AMES Social Media Channels on May 21, 2021.

Contest Themes + Objectives

Creating art to activate System Change
Drawing attention to inequities, and social and environmental injustices that need to be challenged
Envisioning better futures

Creative Categories/Mediums

Visual Arts – including drawing, painting, photography, poster art and collage
Poetry/spoken word – written words, audio recordings, or audio + video
Music – audio recording, or audio +video
TikToks / Video


The Contest prizes are:
1 iPhone 11 (approximate retail value: $850)
1 iPad Air (approximate retail value: $800)
2 sets of AirPods (approximate retail value: $250 each)
1 1-year Creative Cloud subscription (approximate retail value: $250)

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