HALF-SHELL HEROES: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are having a second, contemplating the Supreme collaboration earlier this yr, and now this: A worldwide design competitors to offer the creatures a makeover.
The winner of the most recent Prospect 100 problem, open to anybody ages 16 to 25, will obtain a money prize of $7,000 and see his or her design seem on a set of official TMNT merchandise to be offered on Amazon in August.
Viacom CBS Consumer Products and Nickelodeon are companions within the competitors, and notable judges embrace membership proprietor and road artist André Saraiva, designer Colm Dillane of KidSuper, artists Caitlyn Grabenstein and Larisa Murariu, and TMNT cocreator Kevin Eastman.
“Competitions and initiatives like these are what fueled my online presence back when I first began posting, so I can say first-hand that their importance to the online design community should not be understated,” stated choose Harry Hembley, the teenage cartoonist behind Ketnipz.
The contest is the brainchild of Alexandre Daillance, cofounder of Paris-based style label Nasaseasons, and his personal inventive studio. Daillance established Prospect 100, which he’s calling an “empowerment youth company,” final yr with an inaugural sneaker design competitors.
Submissions of unique TMNT artworks are being accepted by means of July 8 and might be judged on originality and “authenticity to the designer.”
Created in 1984 by Eastman and Peter Laird, TMNT have spawned comedian books, cartoons, tv collection, function movies, video video games and toys.
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