TYPA's Linocut Contest is a yearly event, celebrating Estonian and international printmakers of all ages. Every year we invite artists from all over to take part by submitting their linocut printed artworks into our exhibition. In 2024 the theme is "HARMONY IN CHAOS", the deadline for submitting your artwork is March 1st.

2024, a new year, a new theme.

We are proud to announce that our theme for 2024 will be: Harmony in Chaos

This year we encourage you to depict the balance and synchronization that can emerge from disorder. This is your chance to create works that express your view on harmony and unity within seemingly chaotic elements. The only limit of defining the topic is your imagination!

In 2024. we’ll choose 4 winners from the following categories:

  • Grand Prix  – selected by the artists’ committee.
  • Youth Prize – selected by the artists’ comittee.
  • Public’s Prize – selected through online vote.
  • TYPA Special Prize – selected by the TYPA team.

Fill out this form to submit your work.
Submitting your works is free of cost.

The deadline for submitting artworks is March 1st, 2024.

Selected artworks will be exhibited in TYPA Gallery 04.04.24-16.05.24.


See the works submitted to previous contests here.


Linocut Contest 2024 Terms and Conditions

The first Linocut Contest started in 2016 as a small local contest aimed to popularize, teach and celebrate the art of linocut. The number of participants has been growing each year as well as the number of countries where to works have been sent. In eight years, TYPA’s Linocut Contest has received more than 550 works from more than 32 countries around the world.

See pictures from previous Linocut Competitions