Rethinking the 4 Elements

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What’s it all about?

”What does water/ fire/ air/ earth mean to you?” What feelings and associations do you have? Do you have a special connection to one or more of the elements? Is there something you always wanted to say about water/ fire/ air or earth? This is your chance! Pick one or more elements and capture your thoughts in a photo, video, music or any other kind of media. You can do paintings and drawings, sculptures, essays, poems, dance, and so much more - as long as you can send a documentation of it to us. Don’t forget to describe your artwork and what the element means to you with 1 – 3 sentences in German.  We also accept works by groups or school classes!

Winners will be drawn every month. The last submission deadline is April 01, 2016.

What can I win?

You can win a Rethinking Package including a solar charger, an iTunes gift card, a pencil case, a lanyard keychain, a water bottle and a tote bag.

Conditions of participation

  • Competition entrants must be under 18 years old.
  • With the submission you declare yourself the creator of your artwork and confirm that you do not break any existing copyrights. Furthermore, you agree to your artwork (and possibly you) being featured on websites and social media by the Goethe-Institut.
  • A jury will pick the winner. The jury’s decision is binding for all participants and cannot be contested.
  • Submission of entry implies acceptance of the conditions.

Take part!

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