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Solarize Philly Art Competition

Celebrate Philadelphia Solar Week by creating solar artwork and inspiring families across Philadelphia to go solar! The competition consists of three different categories separated by age.

Competition Category #1: Creators 

  • Age: 5-8 years old
  • Look around, get inspired!
  • Create a drawing or a collage using materials (newspapers, household items, magazines, cardboard) in your home to show the benefits of solar energy.

Competition Category #2: Designers

  • Age: 9-13 years old
  • Your future, Your turn! 
  • Create artwork to show how solar energy can impact our future. For example, you can create a painting to show how solar energy will lead to a sustainable future for our city and community. 

Competition Category #3: Resolvers

  • Age: 14-18 years old
  • Share your take on the changing world!
  • Create artwork to propose a solar solution to an existing problem in your community. For example, how can solar energy be used to overcome environmental issues and promote a green economy? Share your thoughts through your artwork!

Competition Guidelines: 

  • Keep your masterpiece under 24” x 24” 
  • Artwork can be in the form of a drawing, painting or a collage
  • Any coloring medium can be used
  • Take a clear high-res photo of your completed artwork and submit it as a JPG or PDF file 
  • Participants must be residents of Philadelphia.

Deadline: September 15th

To submit your entry for the competition, click here

The winning artwork may be featured on PEA and Solarize Philly websites and social media

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