Mark Bohle, Germany. Yum-Yum! 2015. Detail.

Registrations are accepted as of August 1, 2024. The registration link will be published on this site. Posters must be submitted in digital format via our electronic registration system between August 1 and November 30, 2024. The deadline for registrations and submissions is November 30, 2024 at 4.00 pm CET. The design of all submitted posters must be published after January 1, 2022.


Cultural, social and ideological posters
Environmental posters 
Freedom of expression

You may register for Category C anonymously if you wish. There is no registration fee for entering Category C.


Kindly submit your poster in digital format, adhering to the following specifications:
RGB color space
Long side of the image file 30 cm / 3508 px
300 dpi image quality
File format JPG (Image quality: Maximum / Compression: None)

For an entry fee of €20 per artist/collective, you may submit up to four posters in digital format via this website.

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More info about the assignment of rights and responsibilities can be found here.


The prize winners will be selected at the exhibition. Prizes will be awarded to posters representing high standards of creativity, originality, aesthetics, effectiveness of visuals and communication.

  • The Competition Committee will select the posters to be featured in the exhibition.

    Ilona Ilottu, Graphic Designer
    Jutta Kivilompolo, Graphic Designer
    Ilkka Kärkkäinen, Graphic Designer
    Hanna Suihko, Collections Curator / Malva, Secretary General of the Poster Triennial
    Marina Veziko, Graphic Designer
  • The International Jury will select the prize-winning posters.

    Stasys Eidrigevičius (Poland / Latvia), Graphic Designer
    Rikke Hansen (Denmark), Graphic Designer
    Hilppa Hyrkäs (Finland), Graphic Designer
    Mykola Kovalenko (Ukraine), Graphic Designer
    Andrew Lewis (Canada), Graphic Designer
    Sophia Shih (Taiwan), Graphic Designer

  • Grand Prix €5000
    The Grafia Tapani Aartomaa Prize €4000
    The Lauri Tarasti Environmental Poster Prize €4000
    The Lahti Prize €3000
    Certificates of honour

    The jury may additionally award other prizes at its discretion.