A Singular Creation Art Community
Juried Art Competition

The ASC Quarterly Online Juried Competition

A Singular Creation presents a series of quarterly online juried competitions. These competitions are open to all artists and photographers worldwide, working in any media, excluding video. All styles of art will be accepted. We will award cash and prizes for each of the four competitions. All artists' work will become part of our permanent online collection and will be promoted heavily all over the web.

Nature Competition
Contest Opens October 1
Deadline: December 31
Light and Dark Competition
Black & White / Light & Dark
Contest Opens January 1
Deadline: March 31
Currently Hibernating
Open Competition
Open Portfolio - No Theme
Contest Opens April 1
Deadline: June 30
Currently Hibernating
People and Portraits Competition
People & Portraits
Contest Opens July 1
Deadline: September 30


The theme of this competition is Nature. Nature is defined as the phenomena of the physical world collectively, including plants, animals, the landscape, seascape, and other features and products of the earth, as opposed to humans or human creations.


  • This competition is open to all artists and photographers worldwide.
  • All media will be accepted, excluding video.
  • Open to all subject matter, all themes and all styles of art.
  • Images that were previously among the winners in a previous ASC quarterly competition are not eligible.

Prizes and Promotion

There will be $1,200 in total cash and prizes. Breakdown of prizes is below. Also, all artists' work will become part of our permanent online collection and will be promoted heavily all over the web.

Submission Guidelines

  • Participants can submit up to 15 images.
  • Images are not to exceed 3MB each in size.
  • Images must be in one of the following formats: jpg/png/tif.
  • Images must have the title and medium provided.

Entry Fee

The fee for entry is $25 for up to 15 images.

Entry Deadline and Other Important Dates

  • The deadline for entry is December 31, 2012.
  • Image submission must be complete by January 7, 2013.
  • Winners will be notified by January 14, 2013.
  • Exhibition will begin on February 1, 2013.


  • Joe Barrouk: A Singular Creation founder

How To Enter

Step 1 - Submit Payment

You can make your payment by clicking one of the payment options below: Google or PayPal.

Step 2 - Register Online

In order to participate, you must register online. Registration is very easy. Here is the link to register. If you are already a registered member of our community, skip to the next step. If you are having trouble registering for any reason, email Joe Barrouk at singular@asingularcreation.com. I will create an account for you.

Step 3 - Email Us Your Information

After you have successfully registered, email Joe Barrouk at singular@asingularcreation.com. In the email, provide the following:
  • Your full name
  • The username you chose during registration
Once we receive this information, we will set up your contest album. You will receive a verification email with the link to your contest album, as well as instructions on how to upload your images to your contest album. Once you receive that email, you can then start uploading your images. Please allow up to two days, as this is a manual process. You will be able to edit your contest album (edit image details or change images) up until the December 31st deadline.

Terms and Conditions

Entries must be submitted by the original artist or photographer. You must be the sole owner of the copyright of the image you submit. Work must be original in concept and execution.

Images must be appropriate for public display. Obscene, pornographic, disturbing or otherwise inappropriate photos will be removed from the contest without warning. A Singular Creation has sole discretion as to what constitutes inappropriate content.

All participating artists retain full copyrights of their images. A Singular Creation will not profit by your images in any way. However, by submitting an image to this competition, you give us the right to display the image anywhere within the A Singular Creation domain or for promotional purposes and to resize, convert and recompress the photo for viewing convenience and/or faster loading.

Any sales resulting from the online exhibition are the responsibility of the artist. A Singular Creation will not broker the sale of artwork, and therefore will not take any commissions on artwork that is sold through this web site.

With Support From

Jack Richeson and Company, Inc

Leading art materials manufacturer/distributor Jack Richeson Co. is a proud sponsor of A Singular Creation's quarterly art competition. The lucky winners will be able to select $500 of "Made in the USA" Best brand easels, Richeson Oils, famous Richeson Signature brushes and more.