The Sterling Bank Recyclart competition serves as a means to preserve culture by empowering young artists and emerging talent nationally. To participate, create an original piece of art made from recycled and repurposed materials to be exhibited at a public space.
The competition will reward 4 Grand Prize Winners with repurposed structures representing one of the 4 locations Lagos, Ogun, Rivers, Abuja. .
All 4 Grand Prize Winners winners will receive N1,000,000 each and a chance for a solo exhibition in one Sterling Bank public community park, roundabout or space in one of the 4 Sterling Bank zonal locations- Lagos, Ogun, Rivers, Abuja.
It is to encourage Nigerians to explore positive ways to change their relationship with the environment, while expressing creativity and artistic talents using recyclable materials.
All artists above 18 years of age.
The competition is nationwide. You can submit entries from any State. However, the art piece should represent one of the 4 States.
Yes, however all individuals must meet the contest qualification requirements – see the list of rules above for details.
The items may or may not be returned to you. This is at the discretion of the Bank.
Photos of artwork do not qualify as legitimate entries.
Yes, you can combine any waste material that can withstand all weather conditions outdoor.
The art piece should resonate with any of the 4 states (regions) named above.
How to Apply