Submissions Deadline: Monday, May 1, 2023 at 11:59pm EST
Students must be 13-18 years of age to submit their art for the Democracy Collection Art Competition, per the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). Submissions will be juried digitally by a panel of visual arts professionals. The top 30 works of art will be displayed in the NAEA virtual gallery.
Five works of art will be selected by a panel of guest jurors – four regional winners and one best in show. To be eligible for the regional or best in show awards, the student artist must be a citizen of the United States per State Department partnering contest guidelines.
SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS:
Submissions will be juried digitally by a panel of visual arts professionals. The top 30 works of art will then be adjudicated separately by guest jurors, including renowned graphic artist Shepard Fairey.
Juror selections will be guided by scoring in 5 categories: Visual Communication, Execution, Formal Elements, Originality, and Artist Statement.
Notification e-mails will be sent to chapter sponsors by Friday, June 9, 2023. Due to restrictions in the ArtCall platform, notification emails will be addressed to Chapter sponsors and will include the title of the work. Student names will not be part of the notification.
Questions? Contact Susie Kim at email@example.com.