EOY Review 2017 T&Cs

To enter the End of Year Portfolio Reviews you must be a PosterSpy user and have a valid PosterSpy URL.


By submitting your portfolio for this contest you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.


The submissions are open from January 1st 2017 and close January 14th 2017 11:59pm BST. This contest is open to worldwide participants.


There will be three (3) prize winners, a first (Wacom Cintiq Pro 13) a second (Wacom Intuos Pro Medium) and a third (Wacom Intuos Art Medium). All 3 prize winners will receive 1 year subscriptions to Adobe CC. Winners will be chosen based on the points scored during portfolio evaluation against our strict criteria.


10 artists will be shortlisted from the submissions and will receive critique from the 6 industry professionals which we will later publish in an article. In the unlikely circumstance that a judge or judges cannot take part in the critique process, an announcement will be given online to explain their exit from the review process.


Prizes are non-exchangeable and non-refundable. PosterSpy is not liable for any delays in winners receiving prizes from its partners.


Entrants must submit their own original art. No other copyrighted material may be used.


The use of copyrighted or trademarked material is allowed but may impact the overall decision making process.


Your entry may not include inappropriate language or any inappropriate, offensive, violent, harmful, or sexually explicit content.


All submitted portfolios and artwork copyrights remain with the artist in so far as such rights relate to the original and independent work of the artist. PosterSpy is reserved the right to showcase and create promotional material using artwork without prior permission from the artist.


Subject to prevailing data protection legislation, by entering the contest you consent to:


the surname and county of origin of each winner being obtained by writing to PosterSpy at the address set out in paragraph 1 (above) up to one month after the closing date of the contest, enclosing a stamped addressed stamped envelope or by visiting the website;


the name and images of each winner being used by PosterSpy and its partners or any PosterSpy operated website, WAP site, on-air and otherwise for promotional and marketing purposes. Neither Adobe, Wacom nor PosterSpy accepts any obligations of confidence towards the winners of the contest.


Insofar as is permitted by law, neither PosterSpy nor its partners, nor its agents or distributors will in any circumstances be responsible or liable to compensate any contest entrant accept any liability for any loss, damage, personal injury or death occurring as a result of entering the competition or taking up a prize (as the case may be) except where it is caused by the negligence of PosterSpy, Adobe or Wacom, its agents or distributors or that of their employees. The statutory rights of entrants are not affected.


PosterSpy reserves the right to hold void, suspend, cancel, or amend the contest where it becomes necessary to do so.


These Contest Terms shall be governed by the laws of England and Wales, and the parties submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales


By entering this end of year portfolio review, you grant PosterSpy and it’s partners the rights to display your artwork and publicly written critique from judges about your work promoting the end of year reviews and this entire initiative without prior permission either via an article or on PosterSpy’s websites.