| Enter the MouseionTop Image Contest !
||Now, we are inviting your applications
for top image of Mouseion. Mouseion is inviting the image decorating the opening
part of our website. It describes symbolically Mouseion's whole activity, with
the subject of Apollo and nine Muses.
On Mouseion's top page, at present
there is a
tentative image that its founder Takatoshi Murayama made. However, as
Murayama is not satisfied with it; we invite artists from all over the world to
send your work that surpasses it. Please create an image according to the gist
shown below. You can create the contents freely with your original idea. If you
are confident in your creativity, we strongly recommend you to send your work.
||We will present 1000 dollars
as reward to the winner. There is not certain deadline for entries; we will
accept your application until the winner is formally chosen. Announcement of the
winner will be posted on this website.
We will present 500 dollars as reward to an excellent work which is as good as the
winner, even though it did not win this time, as special prize. Also, we will
display all works applied at the special corner on this website. Incidentally,
Murayama, inventor of tentative figure, too, is planning to make improved
version at present.
Winners of first prize and special prize will be
selected by Taketoshi
Murayama and Kyoko Kurusu, the co-managers of Mouseion.
||Make an image in JPEG form, 800 pixels
in width and 600 pixels in height.
* Even if you send the image exceeds the
above, we will compress it to this size.
*We accept scanned handwritten
works; in this case, be careful for the degradation of picture quality.
*Send your work by e-mail as attachment to our address on this website.
*When sending a work, write clearly your e-mail address, name and resident
mailing address of the creator, and the details of the payee and payment method
of reward as you like.
* As for the gist of image, consult the tentative
figure and the following details.
you will send a work for top image of Mouseion, we hope to send another
confident work you create by yourself together. If you wish, we plan to display
it on special corner in our site. (Of course, this is not compulsion. You may
send only the top image for application.) Incidentally, please make your image
file of the original work JPEG form. The size of height and width is free.
However, make file capacity equal to or less than 130 KB and do not put a frame
in it. We will announce detailed condition about the display of this work once
more later. If you have a question, use e-mail or BBS in