Create one-of-a-kind artwork for Carnival Row

Creators Selected On
October 11, 2019

Carnival Row, a new neo-noir fantasy television series, is on Amazon Prime Video and they need your help!

You are invited to create original poster artwork celebrating the release of Carnival Row, a new original series available on Amazon Prime Video.*

Carnival Row follows mythical creatures who have fled their war-torn homeland and gathered in the city as tensions are simmering between citizens and the growing immigrant population. At the center of the drama is the investigation into a string of unsolved murders, which are eating away at whatever uneasy peace still exists.

Before starting on your artwork, please read the “Things to Consider” section below carefully and watch the trailer below for inspiration.

Five (5) pieces of artwork will be selected by Amazon Prime Video. Selected artwork will potentially be featured across Carnival Row key social channels. The Selected Creators will receive $2,000 for each piece selected.

*Residents of Brazil and Quebec are excluded.
things to consider
  • Amazon Prime Video is looking for artwork that captures the magical world of Carnival Row
  • You may depict the likenesses of the characters in Carnival Row
  • You should include the Amazon Prime video logo in your artwork
  • You may include the Carnival Row logo in your work (download here)
  • Create your artwork in A4 portrait poster format. Keep in mind that selected work will be used across digital, social, and displayed at events

  • Check out the social channels, imagery, and trailer below. Use these for inspiration when creating your artwork. Please do not use the provided material directly in your submission
  • You can also take inspiration from the Carnival Row episodes available now on Amazon Prime Video
Find more inspiration to create your #CarnivalRow artwork below!
about amazon prime video

Amazon Prime Video is a premium on-demand entertainment service that offers customers the greatest choice in what to watch - all with the ease of finding what they love to watch in one place. You can watch thousands of popular movies and TV shows in more than 240 countries and territories worldwide.

In addition to Amazon Prime Video, the Prime membership includes unlimited fast free delivery options across all categories available on Amazon, more than two million songs and thousands of playlists and stations with Prime Music, secure photo storage with Prime Photos, unlimited access to a rotating selection of thousands of books and magazines with Prime Reading, unlimited access to a digital audiobook catalogue with Audible Channels for Prime, a rotating selection of free digital games and in-game loot with Twitch Prime, early access to select Lightning Deals, and more.

about carnival row

Orlando Bloom and Cara Delevingne star in the Amazon Original series Carnival Row, a Victorian fantasy world filled with mythological immigrant creatures. Feared by humans, they are forbidden to live, love, or fly with freedom. But even in darkness, hope lives, as a human detective and a faerie rekindle a dangerous affair. The city’s uneasy peace collapses when a string of murders reveals a monster no one could imagine.


the incentives
Five (5) artworks, as chosen by Amazon Prime Video, will be selected. The Selected Creators will:
  • Potentially have their work featured in Carnival Row's marketing campaign during the release of the first season
  • Potentially receive exposure for their work across Carnival Row's digital and marketing channels
  • Receive $2,000 for each piece selected
creative invite guidelines
  • This opportunity is open globally to those who are at least 18 years of age and the age of majority in their jurisdiction of primary residence at the time of entry except for residents in Brazil and Quebec. Void where prohibited by law.
  • Multiple submissions (up to 10) and creator teams are allowed.
  • Please note, that during the Submission Period, submissions may be featured on Amazon Prime Videos' and Carnival Row's social media channels with credit given to the creator.
  • Creators should retain their original artwork files but designs must be submitted in JPEG or PNG max size 10MB. Please, no photography.
  • All submissions must be original artwork (meaning not using third party pre-existing copyright and/or stock materials) except for the material provided in this Creative Invite. All rights in and to the material provided are reserved by Amazon Prime Video and should not be used directly in submitted artwork.
  • Creators are encouraged to carefully read the section "THINGS TO CONSIDER" and to watch the trailer for inspiration.
  • Creators may depict the likenesses of the characters in Carnival Row and can include the Amazon Prime video logo and Carnival Row logo in their artwork. All rights in and to the characters and logo are reserved by Amazon Prime Video.
  • Selected Creators will have to sign a Release Form which assigns all rights, title, and interest in and to their work to Amazon Prime Video for global usage. Selected Creators are allowed to use the selected work for their own portfolio purposes and on their own private social media channels.
  • Creators that are not selected will not give up any rights in the original portions of their work, however, Amazon Prime Video has the right to promote the work on their channels in connection with this Creative Invite for three (3) months after the Selected Creators are announced. All creators will be credited accordingly.
  • Any ownership in the work is subject to and restricted by Amazon Prime Video's underlying rights in the Carnival Row IP defined in the Official Rules and creators may make only personal use (e.g. portfolio purposes) of the submissions without express written consent from Amazon Prime Video; in no event, may a creator obtain a fee, royalty, advertising revenue, or any other payment in exchange for the submission.
  • The Selected Creators may be asked to modify their design to fit production requirements (max 2 rounds of revisions).
  • Please provide an active email address when registering with Talenthouse to ensure you can be contacted should you be selected.
  • During the selection period, Talenthouse will reach out to those being shortlisted. You must respond to Talenthouse within forty-eight (48) hours or else you will forfeit all incentives. For the verification, you will be asked to provide the original files of your work and a scan of your ID.
  • Talenthouse reserves the right to remove inappropriate, offensive and harmful submissions as well as submissions that do not fit the brief, these guidelines or Official Rules (see below).
  • No purchase necessary to enter or be selected.
how amazon prime video will choose
Amazon Prime Video will select from all qualified submissions. A qualified submission is one which meets all the Terms & Conditions, Guidelines, and Official Rules.

All eligible submissions received will be judged according to the following equally weighted judging criteria: substance; creativity; originality, and adherence to the Carnival Row theme.
Key Dates
  • Launch:
    September 4, 2019 at 10:00 AM
  • Submission Deadline:
    September 30, 2019 at 10:00 AM
  • Selection Period Starts:
    September 30, 2019 at 10:00 AM
  • Creators Selected:
    October 11, 2019 at 10:00 AM
All times are in Pacific Time.