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3) Submission Guidelines for Literary ARTS:


Eligibility - All writers, poets, spoken word artists of all ages are welcomed to submit their original art form and posters. Please note if also interested in our Artist-in-Residency program within our global artist and cultural exchange.

Quality - Amateur home videos and professional videos are accepted! We are more concerned with the meaning and intent of each work. Professional videos receive the same Ur2 awards as the other entries. At Ur2.Global we are viewed as equals with individual uniqueness and resources, and all are honored for helping uplift mankind.


Theme: Entries such as poetry, epics, spoken word, positive rap, short stories, and prose must contain the self-esteem theme of upliftment. No violent or negative racial language or profanity allowed. However, you may "bleep out" profanity within any works that you feel are otherwise uplifting and beneficial to the self-esteem of humanity. (We are unable to bleep for you).


Length: Spoken Word and Rap entries can be a minimum of one minute and no longer than 7 minutes. Poetry, epics, and posters can be a minimum of 5 words to 500, and short stories may range from 1,000 - 7000 words.


Language:Any wording on your art must be appropriate for general audiences and all ages.


Genre: We seek poetry, epics, spoken word, short stories, and prose must invite humanity to reclaim its self-esteem...


Format:  Audio - MP3

             Video - MP4  (web size at least 600x350 pixels)

             (You may also send just the link to yourVimeo, You tube or

             Bandcamp videos and cds for us to embed on our site).


Time-frame for Viewing on Ur2.Global - Your entries will be uploaded to our site and showcased within two - three weeks once your entry clears our general audience criteria. We will add a brief summary to the entry in order to let our viewer know how it relates to self-esteem. Your entry will then be added to our quarterly newsletter to alert followers of any new entries.


Awards:Your award will be sent to the email address you submitted for you to print out. It will have our organization's authentic watermark for you to know it is official. (Note: If you do not have a printer we will mail your certificate to the address you supply.) 


                      COMPLETE FORM  TO SUBMIT YOUR ART FORM (Above right)

PLEASE READ THE CATEGORIES BELOW FOR SPECIFIC SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:



    1) Artist Challenges                2) Music Therapies and Dance                  3)  Performing Arts - Drama                 4)  Art and Photography                    5) Literary Arts     

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Submissions - For Artist-in-Residence, Guest Artists, and Artist Challenges

COMPLETE THE BELOW FORM TO REGISTER to showcase your artform in one of the categories to the left.

All questions with red dots are required for the submit button to work.

Photos, MP3s, & Artworks must be emailed to UR2.Global@gmail.com.

5) Submission Guidelines for Psychodrama & Drama:


Quality - Amateur home videos and professional videos are accepted! We are more concerned with the meaning and intent of each work. Professional videos receive the same Ur2 awards as the other entries. At Ur2.Global we are viewed as equals with individual uniqueness and resources, and all are honored for helping uplift mankind.


Theme:The protagonist of real life drama is within, as such we seek dramatic works that are specifically written to uplift self-esteem. Therefore, please do NOT upload drama that emphasize the lost of self-esteem but instead how it is lifted up and can be maintained. Remember the Ur2 site is a celebration of the fact that we are valued, worthy and good enough, so please expound on that theme.


Length:Entries can be a minimum of one minute and no longer than 10 minutes.


Language:Appropriate for general audiences and all ages.


Genre: We seek shorts, psychodramas, short plays, reality skits, etc.


Format:  Audio - MP3. Video - MP4  (web size at least 600x350 pixels)

              (You may also send just the link to yourVimeo, You tube or

               Bandcamp videos and cds for us to embed on our site).


Time-frame for Viewing on Ur2.Global - Your entries will be uploaded to our site and showcased within two - three weeks once your entry clears our general audience criteria. We will add a brief summary to the entry in order to let our viewer know how it relates to self-esteem. Your entry will then be added to our quarterly newsletter  alerting followers of any new entries.


Awards:Your award will be sent to the email address you submitted for you to print out. It will have our organization's authentic watermark for you to know it is official. (Note: If you do not have a printer we will mail your certificate to the address you supply.) 


                 COMPLETE FORM TO SUBMIT YOUR ART FORM (Above right)

NOTE: SUBMISSIONS MUST BE ORIGINAL WORKS ONLY (NO COVERS OR DEPICTIONS OF OTHER ARTIST WORKS)

To showcase your artform as an Artist-in-Residence, Guest Artist or to participate in the Annual Artist Challenge, or Annual Music Video be sure to scroll down to read the guidelines for the category that applies to your artistry prior to completing the form (the form is on the right on laptops or at the bottom of page on mobile phones): 

1) Artist Challenges, 2) Music or Dance,  3) Literary,4) Art, 5) Psychodrama/Drama 


1) Submissions for Annual ARTIST CHALLENGE:

NOTE: If participating in the 2022 UR2.Global - Yify Zhang ARTIST CHALLENGE, you'll be taken to the artist challenge page to read the full overview and complete the submission registration form on that page: CLICK HERE 


Once you understand the guidelines for your particular entry, please complete the form to the right in its entirety. Any question left unanswered will delay your art form from being uploaded onto our site in a timely manner. 


You must provide your Electronic Signature on the form at the end of the form giving us permission to showcase your entry on Ur2.Global with the understanding that you are voluntarily submitting the work to assist with the upliftment of self-esteem and exposure for your art form. Your electronic signature is treated the same as your original legal signature. NOTE: If you are 18 and under you must have a parent sign on your behalf along with their email.


Please note that it is your responsibility to gain any licenses needed for any art forms you may have co-created and choose to submit to Ur2.Global, and check the box in the submission that you attest to the fact that you hold such licenses or are the original owner/author/creator of the art form, and you hold Ur2.Global harmless and blameless for any wrongdoing on your part. As such we expect anyone that submits their works to do their earnest due diligence to obtain any necessary licenses to use another's copyrighted works prior to submitting your entry. 


Ur2.Global will remove any entries that are challenged as a copyright infringement and send an email alerting you of such action to the email address you supply at the time of your entry.


Showcase Time-frame - Your artist entries will be uploaded to our site and showcased within two - three weeks once your entry clears our general audience criteria. (Different time-frame for special projects such as "Fun Fridays" so click "Projects" link for those time-frames). In all cases, we will add a brief summary to the entry in order to let our viewers know how it relates to self-esteem. Your entry will then be added to our quarterly newsletter that alerts followers of any new entries.​​

2) Submission Guidelines For Music Entries & Dance:


Eligibility - All ages, singers, groups, choruses or choirs, rappers and dancers. (Spoken Word see Literary Arts).  Let us know if you're interested in our Artist-in-Residency program within our global artist and cultural exchange. No foul language in songs or revealing outfits if submitting a music video.


Quality - If sending a music video, amateur music videos and professional music videos are accepted! We are more concerned with the meaning and intent of each work. Professional videos receive the same Ur2 awards as the other entries. At Ur2 we are viewed as equals with individual uniqueness and resources and all are honored for helping uplift mankind.


Theme:Music is a universal language with the ability to uplift a person's sense of self. As such, music therapies here include songs with lyrics or rap (no profanity), instrumental music with meditations, and/or an instrumental music video with dance. Entries must promote self-esteem that help mankind appreciate the essence of who they are at their core. Original songs only or a co-created song by you, as long as you have a license to use the musician's music and can send proof of license.


Length:Entries can be as short as 1 minute and no longer than 7 minutes.


Language: English and other languages (as long as you submit a written English translation of the lyrics to accompany your entry.) For contest, however, all entries must be in English until the site is translated. 

Appropriate for general audiences and all ages.


Genre:All genres of music and dance are acceptable.


Format:  Audio - MP3

              Video - MP4  (web size at least 600x350 pixels)

              (You may also send just the link to yourVimeo or You tube 

               videos for us to embed on our site).


Time-frame for Viewing on Ur2.Global - Your entries will be uploaded to our site and showcased within two - three weeks once your entry clears our general audience criteria. We will add a brief summary to the entry in order to let our viewers know how it relates to self-esteem. Your entry will then be added to our quarterly newsletter alerting followers of any new entries.


Awards:Your award will be sent to the email address you submitted for you to print out. It will have our organization's authentic watermark for you to know it is official. (Note: If you do not have a printer we will mail your certificate to the address you supply.) 

 

COMPLETE SUBMISSION FORM TO THE RIGHT

4) Submission Guidelines for ART & Photography:


Quality - Amateur and professional artworks are accepted! We are more concerned with the meaning and intent of each work. Professional art pieces and photography receive the same Ur2 awards as the other entries. At Ur2.Global we are viewed as equals with individual uniqueness and resources, and all are honored for helping uplift mankind.


Theme: The Ur2 Virtual Art Exhibit will display art works that promote self-esteem within its theme. We seek original paintings, drawings, photography, posters, sculptures, jewelry with words, etc. that strike a cord within the human spirit reflecting one's value and worth. Artist may submit one art piece per month as part of the Ur2 Virtual Art Exhibit. We can hyperlink to your website or art gallery for anyone wanting more information about your art form.


Genre:  We seek to exhibit paintings, drawings, photography, posters, sculptures, jewelry with words, must promote self-esteem in....


Length:  Entries can be a minimum of one minute and no longer than 10 minutes.


Language:  Any wording on your art must be appropriate for general audiences and all ages.


Format:   JPEG or PDF 300 dpi. (You may also send just the link to your        Vimeo, You tube or Art Exhibit videos for us to embed on our site).


Time-frame for Viewing on Ur2.Global - Your entries will be uploaded to our site and showcased within two - three weeks once your entry clears our general audience criteria. We will add a brief summary to the entry in order to let our viewer know how it relates to self-esteem. Your entry will then be added to our quarterly newsletter alerting followers of any new entries.


Awards:  Your award will be sent to the email address you submitted for you to print out. It will have our organization's authentic watermark for you to know it is official. (Note: If you do not have a printer we will mail your certificate to the address you supply.) ​​

                  CLICK HERE TO COMPLETE SUBMISSION FORM (Above right)