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Over $130,000 in Cash Awards – 15th ARC Salon Call for Entries

Entry dates: April 1 – August 14th, 2020 (11:59PM pacific time)

The largest competition in the world for representational art with additional opportunities through partnerships with prestigious magazines, galleries and museums.

When talking about competitions and exhibitions dedicated to Contemporary Realism, The International ARC Salon is the largest in the world in terms of entries, and the most diverse in terms of categories and international participation. This makes the International ARC Salon Competition the most influential and far reaching competition for representational art in the world. The Art Renewal Center (ARC) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit educational foundation.

  • Over $130,000 in cash awards
  • Top Prize $25,000 cash award
  • 11 categories
  • International traveling exhibition opportunity with the ARC Salon Live Exhibition
  • Over 140 awards and honorable mentions
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd place plus 8 honorable mentions in each of 11 categories
  • Publication awards through partnering magazines
  • Purchase and exhibition awards through ARC and partnering museums
  • Exhibition and sale opportunities through partnering galleries
  • Additional awards for Best Nude, Best Trompe L’oeil, Most Ambitious Work, Best Social Commentary, Best Watercolor, Best Pastel, Chairman’s Choice Awards, ARC Staff Awards and more.
  • All semi-finalists will be published on the ARC website
  • All finalists will be published in the 15th ARC Salon hard-bound book “International Realism”
  • Approximately 40 jurors participate including partnering awards

Categories include: Figurative, Portraiture, Imaginative Realism, Landscape, Still Life, Drawing, Sculpture, Fully From Life, Plein Air Painting, Animals, and a special category for teens.

Works do not have to be available for sale though there are sale opportunities for works that are.
Works do not need to be available for the live exhibition to compete and win.
The competition is open to all representational artists worldwide!

To read the prospectus and to enter visit the ARC Salon Entry Pages.

(https://www.artrenewal.org/SalonApplication/Salon/)

Details

Call to Photographers | PASSEPARTOUT PHOTO PRIZE IN ROME

Il Varco srls creates and organizes the first edition of the Passepartout Photography Prize, a sixmonthly online photography prize with cash prize, which will end with an annual exhibition of some of the finalists artists chosen by the art director. The date of the exhibition at 28 Piazza di Pietra gallery in Piazza di Pietra, Rome, in 2021 will be communicated later on the website and by updating the present call. Photographic works of all sizes are admitted. The competition is open to artists without
limitation of age or place of origin.

Submission for the prize has a variable cost and is articulated in the following way: the basic submission fee is 15 euros and allows the registration of 3 photographs. It is possible to register additional photos up to a maximum of seven in total by paying an additional price of 2 euros for each extra photography. If the payment of the registration fee has been made correctly, within 72 hours the works sent via the form on the website will be judged by the jurors, who will communicate to the artist the eventual passage to the final of one or more works entered.

You can submit single, separated shots or more shots belonging to a single project. In that case please put in the description the description of the project itself. The finalists will be inserted in the on-line gallery on the website indefinitely and will be able to compete for the winning of a six-monthly prize of € 500 that will always be awarded to a single picture. All the finalists will remain among the selectable artists for the annual exhibition in Rome.

For complete guidelines and more information, please click here.

Details

Deadline 6/16/2020
Contact Name Marco Crispano
Contact Email [email protected]