Poster Contest Application

We are accepting applications for the Poster Design for the 11th Annual Knox Asian Festival. The winning poster will be on t-shirts and posters all over town!  Each Artist who submits the poster will receive an official T-shirt. (Please include your t-shirts size in the application)

How to Enter

Beginning March 1st, fill out the form on this page, or send your wholly original artwork (300 dpi PNG file or PDF file of your submission) to [email protected]

  • Entry must include contact information consisting of your name, email address, phone number, & mailing address. Please also include your t-shirt size.
  • The Asian Culture Center of TN will reserve all rights to use winning posters.
  • Winners will need to add sponsor logos to the posters.
  • Submission must be created in its entirety to the entrant and cannot be generated, in whole or in part, by Artificial Intelligence.

View the 2023 winners here.

Contest Dates

Entries Open: March 1, 2024

Entries Close: April 15, 2024

Public Voting Begins: April 16, 2024

Public Voting Ends: April 25, 2024

Winner Announced: May 1, 2024, in Celebration of Asian Pacific Islanders Month!


First Place – $250
Second Place – $100
Third Place – $50

Design Requirements

Artists will need to include the following information:

11th Knox Asian Festival
Sept 7th, 6 PM – 9 PM (VIP Event )
Sept 8th, 10:30 AM – 6:00 PM (Public)
@ World’s Fair Park
Theme/Concept: This year is the 11th anniversary, and we would like to make sure the poster is a symbol of what we have done in Knoxville. Diversity awareness & creating welcoming communities. We also want to send the message of praying for World peace. PEACE and LOVE. We are hoping for our poster to be very colorful! Please include Ninja figure since we are inviting REAL Ninjas from japan in 2024. 
Logo & QR Code: Please also include this logo and QR Code on your poster submission!


AI Reminder: Submission MUST be created in its entirety to the entrant and CANNOT be generated, in whole or in part, by Artificial Intelligence.

Poster Contest Application