|[February 26, 2014]
'Art of Basware' competition embodies 'Growth' with global remit
ESPOO, Finland --(Business Wire)--
Art of Basware, now in its 15th year, is going global.
The annual art competition is sponsored by Basware,
the leading provider of e-invoicing and purchase-to-pay
solutions, and is encouraging young artists internationally to
participate in the competition.
Muddiman, Chief Marketing Officer of Basware commented: "The Art of
Basware is close to our hearts, supporting our values and culture as
well as our drive for continued innovation. We are extremely proud of
what we have achieved with the 'Art of Basware' in helping young artists
and highlighting the deep connection between innovation, determination,
creativity and commerce. Last year nearly 200 artists with over 400
pieces of art - ranging from traditional and mixed media to sculpture -
entered this great initiative, which supports social development."
"As Basware has grown into a truly global organisation we've wanted to
grow this competition to give a bigger pool of talent the chance to show
us - and the world - their potential. We believe no is the time to
extend this competition and encourage others across the world to express
their creativity in supporting themes that affect people's everyday
lives. This is why we selected the theme of 'Growth' for this year."
is free of charge and all entries must be received by 21 March 2014.
Artists under 30 years of age can submit images of up to three entries -
in any material or medium - to win a grand prize of €5,000. Following
review by a panel of art experts, the winner will be officially
announced at an event on 8 April 2014 in Helsinki, Finland. The winning
artwork will then become part of Basware's growing art collection. Last
year's winner was Viljami
Heinonen from Finland, who gained added recognition as an artist and
received a lot of interest for his artistic work since winning The Art
The winning art work, as well as the shortlisted entries, will be
exhibited at the House of Music in Helsinki, which is open to the public
from 1-9 April 2014.
Basware provides open, secure, cloud-based purchase-to-pay and
e-invoicing solutions to organizations of all sizes, resulting in
greater efficiencies in procurement, accounts payable and accounts
Companies across all industries, from small businesses to corporate
giants use Basware solutions to drive sustainable cost savings,
proactive insight to cash flows and improved buyer-supplier
relationships. The Basware Commerce Network is founded on the principles
of openness, where all types of organizations can collaborate and trade,
making it the largest in the world. Today we connect millions of
business users in 900,000 companies across over 100 countries.
Basware is the global leader in providing solutions for better buying,
better selling and connected commerce. Find out how Basware boosts
financial performance and profitability at
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