Thursday, May 15, 2008

2008 Art Kudos International Juried Competition

Deadline: June 30, 2008 (POSTMARK)

Art Kudos
Online Exhibition
Exhibition begins August 15, 2008

The Art Kudos competition is an annual international juried competition that serves to recognize and honor excellence in the visual arts. Artists who are selected as finalists benefit from world-wide exposure in an online-only exhibition ( and have the opportunity to win cash awards for their exemplary work.

The competition is open to all artists 18 or older. Publishers, galleries, agents, and collectors may not submit artwork on behalf of artists. Drawings, paintings, printmaking, photography, digital art, sculpture, ceramics, and mixed media are eligible. Media not accepted: video/film, installations, wearable art (clothing or jewelry). All works submitted must be original in design and concept, and may not be done under supervision. Entries previously submitted for the Art Kudos competition are ineligible. Please do not submit images which would be inappropriate for general audiences.

Entry Requirements: Artists must submit a completed entry form, images of up to 3 works, and entry fee of $30 US dollars.

Juror of Awards:
PANG-CHIEH HSU, a recipient of the prestigious Joan Mitchell Foundation Fellowship and an instructor at Armstrong Atlantic State University.

Cash awards totaling $3,400 will be distributed as follows:
Best of Show - $1,200;
Second Place - $800;
Third Place - $500;
Award of Distinction - $300;
3) Merit Awards - $200 each

No commissions are taken for sales generated via the exhibition, and works submitted do not have to be available for sale. Sales will be encouraged, however, and artists will have the option to display their contact information beside their images.

Submission Guidelines:
Artists may submit up to 3 works of art. For sculptural or three-dimensional pieces, 2 images may be submitted for each work. Artists may submit 35mm slides, photos, or digital files (preferred). Please do not send originals.

Art Kudos is solely an online exhibition ( Therefore, you will not be asked to ship accepted works. Award winners will be announced with the opening of the exhibition on August 15th.

View full prospectus:

Checklist for Artists:
1. Submit a completed entry form
2. Submit images of your work
3. Send $30 entry fee

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