Previously AOL have worked with over 90 creatives; painters, illustrations, videographer, photographer, multi-media artists have worked to create the AOL Artists community. With this spirit AOL is on the hunt for the next top talent in motion graphics, whilst partnering with Behance.
The month long competition can be entered through the Behance site and will use their vast selection of artists. Get yourself on the site and enter as the competition on lasts between March 28 to April 28. The competition will run across Behance’s digital platform, encouraging Behance users to submit past work to showcase their expertise in the motion graphics field. Up to five finalists will be selected, who will then be given the opportunity to present their creative vision for the motion works, and if then selected, will create AOL’s next motion canvases.
The Motion Graphics Competition is being judged by Maureen Sullivan, VP of Brand, Marketing, and Communications, AOL; Nikki Macaluso, Curator, AOL Artists, AOL; and Matias Corea, Co-founder & Chief Designer, Behance.
“We’re thrilled to partner with AOL, a long time supporter of the creative community. Our ‘no spec’ competition will give Motion Graphics artists an opportunity to work with one of the world’s most recognizable brands. Our goal at Behance is to match the best talent with the right opportunity, and there’s no one better to partner with in this pursuit than AOL.” -Behance Quote, Alex Krug, Vice President
“I’m impressed with the level of recognition that the AOL Artists program has brought to the creative community. I think the AOL Artists program and Behance are perfectly aligned in our efforts to empower creatives in any way we can.” -Behance Quote, Matias Corea, Co-founder & Chief Designer
“Partnering with Behance is a perfect fit for our AOL Artists program. Behance’s incredible technology has attracted amazing and talented artists and creatives, and we are excited to engage this world-class community with our AOL Artists initiatives.” -AOL Quote, Nikki Macaluso