Folsom Street Events, the producers of the Folsom Street Fair, invites
entries for the annual Folsom Street Fair Poster Art Competition.
The competition is open to all forms of flat art (2D) including
photographs. Submissions must be provided digitally on CD-ROM with
an accompanying 18" x 24" print. Please see the contest
rules for complete technical details. Entries will be judged by
the Folsom Street Events Board of Directors for possible use as
the primary image on the Folsom Street Fair 2006 poster and related
Up to ten finalists will vie for prizes of $400.00, $200.00 and
$100.00 for first, second and third place. In addition a "Peoples'
Choice" award of $100.00 will be given to the finalist receiving
the most votes cast by viewers on this web site and at the 2005
Folsom Street FairSM. Prize money may optionally be donated to the
charity of the winner's choice in their name. Finalists' artwork
will be viewable by hundreds of thousands of people either through
this web site or via a public gallery to be setup at the 2006 Folsom
Street FairSM. In the event of selection for use on the 2006 poster,
over 50,000 images will be circulated worldwide during the 2006
About the Folsom Street Fair:
Folsom Street Fair is the largest leather, alternative
and fetish street fair in the world with over 400,000 attendees
annually. This year marks the 22nd year of Folsom Street Fair. Folsom
Street Events is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization and all proceeds
raised from our events are directly returned to San Francisco charities.
Last year over $265,000 was donated back to twelve beneficiary organizations.