Get Your Work Out There through Art Competitions!

Selected artists will receive valuable awards:  Collective Participation in Group exhibitions in New York City • Cash prizes • International exposure • Participation in art fairs and other promotional opportunities!

Our Fine Art Competitions present a variety of opportunities for artists

Our Competitions

This competition is the longest running of all our annual competitions. Artists from around the world may submit painting, sculpture, photography, drawing, print and mixed media.

Excellent opportunity for photographers to exhibit in New York and be part of an art fair with international artists! Digital, analog, and mobile photographs are accepted.

Now open!

Artists from Latin America, the Caribbean, and the Latin American diaspora at any stage of their careers are invited to enter works in painting, sculpture, photography, drawing, mixed media, and print.

Whether based in India, the Indian diaspora or foreign artists living and working in India — the chance to exhibit their artworks to a wider audience and gain international exposure.

Now open!
Rosanne S. Wolfe, Blue Clay, Orange Lilies, Paintings 23 x 18
The competition is open to artists whether based in India, the Indian diaspora or foreign artists living and working in India. Artists are invited to submit in any of the following mediums: painting, sculpture, photography, drawing, mixed media, and print.
Opens
SEP 2019
10th
Deadline
DEC 2020
1st
Results
FEB 2021
2nd
Exhibition
DEC 2021
3-12th
With a distinguished panel of jurors and a chance to present your work to the New York art market, the Photography Competition provides a great opportunity for exposure to all photographers at any stage of their careers.
Opens
SEP 2019
24th
Deadline
JUL 2020
28th
Results
AUG 2020
26th
Exhibition
JUL 2021
24th
Misha De-Stroyev, Henningsvær Football Field
Steven Rahbany, One Day I’ll Do Drag
The Chelsea International Fine Art Competition is an ideal way to gain valuable exposure for your artwork and exhibit your talent to a wider international audience. With a distinguished panel of jurors and more than $70,000 in valuable prizes, the 2020 Chelsea International Fine Art Competition is an event not to be missed.
Opens
Feb 2020
11th
Deadline
Aug 2020
12th
Results
SEP 2020
14th
Exhibition
JAN 2021
21st

There are many benefits to enter competitions

Reasons to Enter

Art competitions can be a great way to develop your confidence, your career, and even your own understanding of your art. You get a chance to showcase your works to an esteemed jury and gain recognition for your talent.

 

Career Advancement
Art competitions can be a great way to develop your confidence, your career, and even your own understanding of your art. You get a chance to showcase your works to an esteemed jury and gain recognition for your talent.
You’ll receive exposure to a sophisticated, appreciative New York audience, and to an ever larger global audience through online media. Art competitions are great networking platforms.

 

Exposure to New York Audience
You’ll receive exposure to a sophisticated, appreciative New York audience, and to an ever larger global audience through online media. Art competitions are great networking platforms.

Being exhibited alongside other talented artists provides both honor and inspiration. Also, it is a  great opportunity to present your works to a broad range of national and international art collectors and buyers.

Collective Exhibition
Being exhibited alongside other talented artists provides both honor and inspiration. Also, it is a  great opportunity to present your works to a broad range of national and international art collectors and buyers.

Showing your artworks to gallerists, curators, and editors can be the start of something big. The jurors in an art competition will often be well-known in the art world, with considerable experience and a good sense of the current market. Prizes are generally chosen to benefit artists in ways that matter, whether it’s the chance to participate in an exhibition, cash, or promotional material or opportunities.

Career Opportunity
Showing your artworks to gallerists, curators, and editors can be the start of something big. The jurors in an art competition will often be well-known in the art world, with considerable experience and a good sense of the current market. Prizes are generally chosen to benefit artists in ways that matter, whether it’s the chance to participate in an exhibition, cash, or promotional material or opportunities.

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