21 Jul 2021

International photo contest “Run for Art” officially open

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21 July 2021

The 5th edition of “Run for art”, an international photo contest for young photographers that combines art and sport, has been officially launched by the Giulio Onesti Foundation – Italian National Olympic Academy.

The topic of the 2021 “Run for art” is “The five new Olympic sports. The contemporary challenge to ability and disability.” The 5th edition will focus on the evolving concept of sport for the youngest generations as well as on the introduction of new sports trends at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020; moreover, it will explore convergences between the new five Olympic sports and their Paralympic versions. The 40 finalist photographs, selected by an international jury of excellence, will be exhibited in museums and prestigious international locations and, starting from this edition, will become part of the online exhibition.

Participation is free and open to all young photographers, both amateur and professional, who are between 18 and 35 years old and of any nationality. The photographs can be taken with any type of camera or device. The deadline for entries is 30 September 2021.

The Italian foundation also launched its online exhibition at presenting sport around the world as seen through the lenses of photographers. A digital journey made of images and music that offers a unique experience to users thanks to the creation of a personalized itinerary.

For more details and guidelines visit For any further information, you can write to, call +39 0636857933/4 or follow the Instagram page @fondazionegiulioonesti.

About “Giulio Onesti” Foundation 

The Giulio Onesti Foundation is a not-for-profit organization for the promotion of the culture and values of sport, whose members are also the International Olympic Committee and the Italian National Olympic Committee. 

Its main activities are addressed primarily to the young generations, with the aim of conveying to them the principles and ideals of Olympic culture.

More information here