The Save Prentice Coalition wants your love.
“SHOW PRENTICE SOME LOVE” CONTEST
Rules and Conditions
WHAT IS IT?
Prentice Coalition invites you to get creative and show us just how much you
love Bertrand Goldberg’s 1975 masterpiece, Prentice Women’s Hospital. The
contest is open to people of all ages who want to express their appreciation
for the unique architecture, engineering, and design of old Prentice Hospital. The
top five entries will be posted on the Save Prentice Facebook page on
Valentine’s Day for a public vote. The winners of the popular vote will get
great Goldberg themed prizes:
- 1st Prize – $100 gift certification for food, beer, and bowling
at 10pin in Marina City
- 2nd Prize – A rare copy of the catalogue for the 1985 Paris Art
Center exhibition, Goldberg: On the City, signed by Geoff Goldberg
- Grand Prize for Kids’ Category (age 13 and under) - TBD
There are no
restrictions on the nature of the submittals. You can make your Prentice
“valentine” in whatever medium you choose—photography, paintings, songs, short
video (60 seconds or less), t-shirt graphics, and construction paper valentine are
just a few of the options. Entries can originate in any format, as long it can
be converted to a digital file and
emailed to us. If you have lots of ideas, don’t let that limit you! Multiple
entries will be accepted from the same entrant.
It’s easy. Just
email a digital file of your submittal to email@example.com
Please limit file
size to 10 MB or less.
For each submittal, please include:
name of the entrant(s),
of the entrant (this only applies to the “Kid’s” category for entrants 13 and
number or preferred method of contact
title for the submittal,
brief (2-3 sentence) description of the submittal and why you love Prentice
If you include
clearly identifiable people in your submission, you are responsible for
obtaining the necessary releases from those individuals. You must be able to
provide copies of those releases to the Save Prentice Coalition upon request.
Entrants must not submit images, video, or other artwork that puts any
individual in danger, or infringes on the rights of any other person.
Prentice Coalition reserves the right to upload submittals to its Facebook page
and to websites of Landmarks Illinois and Preservation Chicago.
All submittals must be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
by 5:00 pm Central Standard Time on February 13, 2012
arriving after that time will not be eligible for prizes.
be judged by members of the Save Prentice coalition based on the originality,
technical merit, and overall impact of the submittal, and how well it
celebrates Prentice Women’s Hospital. All decisions made by the judges are
The top 5
entries will be announced on the Save Prentice Facebook page on February 14,
2012, for a popular vote. The voting period will last for two days. The winners
of the popular vote will be announced on February 17, 2012.
will help us with our efforts to save and preserve old Prentice Hospital. Thank
you for helping to further our mission through your creative submittals. You will retain all rights to any artwork
you submit -- including ownership. By entering the contest, you grant the Save
Prentice Coalition the rights for a period of 12 months to:
- Use the submittal on the
Internet in support of our mission.
- Use the submittal in the
Save Prentice Coalition’s non-commercial communications
- Provide your submittal
to other individuals and organizations for non-commercial use, Save Prentice-related
use in news stories, newsletters, reports, slide shows, displays, web
pages, and Facebook pages.
- Use your name in promotions
and other publications.
- Keep the files provided,
and to archive the images on CD or in other electronic forms, so that they
can be used to support our mission and be properly credited.
of this permission, The Save Prentice Coalition shall credit all photographs
with the caption "© Person's Name" when the full name is available.