Global Red Bull Doodle Art 2017 Competition: Calling all artists!


Pens and pencils down, and the doodles are in – students from around the country have sketched their doodle artworks on campuses nationwide for the chance to be selected a regional finalist in this year’s Red Bull Doodle Art edition.

Starting mid-March students around the world submitted their incredible artworks for the chance to be voted the best doodle of their country on the global platform

What is Red Bull Doodle Art?

Doodling is a universal habit that unites students and cultures all around the globe. Everyone does it! More than 50 thousand students from over 1000 universities in more than 40 countries will be showcasing how they interpret Doodle Art. Red Bull Doodle Art gives students a platform to translate their inspiration and imagination into art. Doodling has no rules, no restrictions, it´s a freedom of expression.

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A worldwide art competition in which university students across the globe submit doodles to be judged on style and creativity. One doodler from each participating country will be invited to join the global final and compete against students from all around the world. The winning artwork from each country will be on display in the Global Virtual Gallery. At the show, one international winner will be crowned.


Today is the last day to vote for your favourite South Africa doodle and artist till 1pm on! Region finalists revealed April 12, 2017 with the South Africa winner announced 13th April.



The third global edition of Red Bull Doodle Art 2017 will have an exciting global final: A virtual reality experience. All national winners will get the unique experience to compete in the Global Final in an exciting location. They will be coached on how to up level their 3D artistic skills and create their final piece of art by painting in 3D. The final masterpieces will be exhibited at a Global Virtual Gallery, where art lovers can fully experience doodles in virtual reality from around the world! The global winner will be chosen by a panel of judges.

For more information, participating countries and your last chance to VOTE for your doodle choice, visit #RedBullDoodleArt

Who will be crowned the Global Winner of Red Bull Doodle Art 2017? Let´s find out!



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