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 and photography 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.
Open Portfolio - No Theme
Contest Opens April 1
Deadline: June 30
People & Portraits
Contest Opens July 1
Deadline: September 30
Contest Opens October 1
Deadline: January 17, 2013
Light & Dark - Black & White
Contest Opens February 1
Deadline: March 31
There is no theme for this contest. Submit your very best new work.
- This competition is open to all artists and photographers worldwide.
- All media will be accepted, excluding video.
- Open to all styles.
- Images that were previously among the winners in a previous ASC quarterly competition are not eligible.
Prizes and Promotion
There will be $1,300 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.
- 1st Place: $500 cash
- 2nd Place: $300 cash
- 3rd Place: Two winners will each receive a $200 gift certificate to Richeson Art Supplies
- Honorable Mention: One winner will receive a $100 gift certificate to Richeson Art Supplies
- All winners will get a feature article with artwork, bio, artist statement and website link, that will be promoted heavily on our blog, social media outlets, on our website and all over the web.
- All participants will get a personal exhibition gallery, that will be promoted heavily on our blog, social media outlets, on our website and all over the web.
- 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.
The fee for entry is $25 for up to 15 images.
Deadlines and Other Important Dates
- The registration deadline is June 30, 2013.
- Image submissions must be complete by July 7, 2013.
- Winners will be notified by July 21, 2013.
- Exhibition will begin on August 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
. I will create an account for you.
Step 3 - Email Us Your Information
After you have successfully registered, email Joe Barrouk at email@example.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.
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.
A Singular Creation can increase or decrease the prize amount at any time based on the number of entries.
With Support From
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.