The Next Level Frequently Asked Questions

How do I enter the competition?

Upload your artwork to Instagram between 15 May-15 June, tag @justanotheragency @wacom @wacomanz and use the hashtag #wacomnextlevel. It must be a new post uploaded during the competition period.
Please note that entries need to be new posts within the competition period and the correct mentions and hashtags need to be included at the time of posting (they cannot be added/edited after).

Who can enter The Next Level competition?

This competition is open to all digital artists worldwide. We will only accept entries that are original digital art created using a Wacom tablet.

Do I need to create new artwork for The Next Level competition?

No, you can submit any original work that you own the rights to that was created using a Wacom product. It does not need to be created specifically for this competition.

What kind of artwork will be eligible for this competition?

Any artwork that is created digitally using a Wacom product that can be legally sold as original artwork. This includes, but is not limited to – Illustration, design, 3D modelling, 3D sculpting, animation, photo compositing and typography.

When is the competition open?

15th May 2019 00:01 AEST until 15th June 2019 23:59 AEST

Can I enter more than one artwork?

Yes, you can enter as many artworks as you like.

What does the prize include for winning artworks?

Winning artworks will be included in The Wacom Next Level Exhibitions and Publication. Exhibitions will be held in Melbourne and Sydney with more cities around the world to be announced. Artists will receive all profits from any works sold at these exhibitions and online (less the cost of framing and printing). All winning artworks are then eligible for the People’s Choice prize – a Wacom Cintiq Pro 16 (RRP AUD$2199 inc. GST).

When is People’s Choice voting open?

People’s Choice voting opens at 00:01 19th October and will be running until 23:59 1st December 2019.

Do I need to attend a Wacom Authorised Training Centre (WATC) to enter?

No, entries are open to all digital artists of all levels from hobbyist to professional. There is an additional component available exclusive to students of Wacom Authorised Training Centres (WATCs). Ask your professor/teacher if you are unsure if you attend a Wacom Authorised Training Centre.

I am a student at a Wacom Authorised Training Centre. How do I enter?

Upload your artwork to Instagram, mention the institution you are studying at, tag @justanotheragency @wacom @wacomanz and use the hashtags #wacomnextlevel and #wacomnextleveledu

Please note that entries need to be new posts within the competition period and the correct mentions and hashtags need to be included at the time of posting (they cannot be added/edited after).

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