BO it! 2023 International Illustration Competition


Posted on 3 March 2023

15 May 2023

Who may enter
The competition is open to people born before 25 February 2005.

Short description

“BO it!” is an international illustration contest organized by the associations Il Civico 32 and MENOPERMENO in Bologna, Italy.

Download HERE the template and make an illustration, graphic interpretation or decorative motif inside and/or outside the shape (inside the square), in free technique.

The “shape” of the third edition of the contest represents the outline of the city of Bologna: the ancient border of the city, its walls, with a particular kind of polygonal outline, also known as cresta or circla.

The theme of this edition focuses on climate change and carbon neutrality.

You can submit up to 3 illustrations.

Selected illustrations from the previous edition of the competition

Entry fee
The competition is free to enter.

• 1st prize: 800 €
• 2nd prize: 500 €
• 3rd prize: 200 €

Competition website
For further information visit the official competition website