Applications are now closed.
Deadline for portfolio arrivals: 17 may.
Navigating the seas of talent.
Salvaging fragments of creativity
from the waters of oblivion.
Reaching our destination.
ITS Contest 2022:
the ark of creativity
Watch the launch video
ITS celebrates 20 years of creativity
Through ITS Contest we sailed the seas of creativity led by the trail of talent. We saved from oblivion treasures we showcased, preserved and stored for the future. In 20 years we built a creative archive that now has found a safe harbour, ITS Arcademy. And we are ready to open its doors.
ITS Founder and Director
are now closed
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ITS 2022 Timeline
17 March 2022
Launch of ITS Contest 2022
Presentation of the concept “The Ark of Creativity” and opening of the application process.
13 May 2022
Deadline for applications
Last day to complete the application form online for fashion, accessories and jewellery.
17 May 2022
Deadline for portfolio arrivals
Applicants have to send their portfolios in advance, ensuring they arrive on time.
End of June 2022
Selection of the Finalists
The Jury of ITS Contest will select the finalists for fashion, accessories and jewellery. Candidates for special projects will be also selected.
9 - 10 September 2022
Event ITS Contest 2022 & Preview ITS Arcademy
ITS Contest Fashion Show & Awards Ceremony, plus preview of ITS Arcademy.
ITS Contest Numbers
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ITS celebrates 20 years of creativity. The launch of ITS Contest 2022 and the preview of ITS Arcademy.
17 March, 2022
Welcome to The Ark of Creativity, celebrating two decades of talent research. We have sailed for 20 years, salvaging fragments of beauty from the waters of oblivion. Our cargo is of what is most precious. A legacy for the future, delivering our heritage to new generations, through knowledge and inspiration. On September 2022, the ark will reach its…
The Art of Multidisciplinarity. Artist Levi Van Veluw, from ITS 2007 to global artistic recognition.
09 March, 2022
Levi Van Veluw was selected for ITS in 2007, freshly out of ARTEZ. He presented a powerful series of self-portraits for ITS PHOTO, our international photo contest at the time. His project used everyday objects like ballpoints, yogurt and cellar tape to frame unique performances with his own body as the installation. Since graduating in…
17 February, 2022
Luca Josi – a former professional journalists with a background in politics and a profound knowledge and passion for ancient history and art – joins the ITS Arcademy Advisory Board. He will be part of our thinkers, our ambassadors, our antennas in the world. In this interview he tells us about his professional career, basically…