3rd Annual “5 Dollars, 5 Entries, 5 Winners” Special Art Competition

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces their 3rd Annual “5 Dollars, 5 Entries, 5 Winners” Summer Special Online Art Competition.

For this competition, all 2D and 3D artists (including photography & digital arts) from around the world are called upon to make online submissions for possible inclusion into the Gallery’s “5 Dollar, 5 Entries, 5 Winners” Summer Special online group art exhibition.

Artists can enter up to 5 entries, for $5.00 and the gallery will choose 5 overall winning artists from those who entered. A special online exhibition will be held on the Light Space & Time website from July 5th through September 5th.

This is an “Open” (No Theme) art online competition and the gallery invites entries from artists (including photography & digital arts), regardless of where they reside, to apply to this competition by submitting their best representational and/or abstract art for this competition.

Here is a link to the 2019 “555 Special” Online Art Exhibition in order to help artists see what type of art was accepted in the past. In 2020, the gallery held a “Created in Isolation” competition in lieu of the “555 Special”. Here is a link to the 2020 “Created in Isolation” Online Art Exhibition as further assistance in the kins of art that was accepted in the past. Please review our article post which explains the Judging Criteria for Our Juried Art Competitions in order to help you as a guide with your entry submissions.

The gallery will choose and award the top 15 artists from each media category and from those media categories, the gallery will choose the Top 5 Winning Artists of our “555 Summer Special” Art Competition.

The 5 best entries chosen from the various media categories will be designated as the Overall Category Winning Artists and they will be featured online at the Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery beginning on July 5th through to September 5th, 2021. No other entry fee discounts or awards will be given for this special competition.

Important Dates For Participating Artists

Art Competition Opens   April 4, 2021
Deadline for Receiving Entries   June 15, 2021
Results Emailed to Artists & Posted   July 05, 2021
Art Exhibition Opens   July 05, 2021
Online Art Exhibition Closes & Archived   Sept. 05, 2021

Winning artists (5 Overall Category Artists) of the 2021 “555 Summer Special” Art Exhibition will be promoted extensively by the gallery in the following manner:

The top 10 winning artists for this exhibition will be promoted and circulated to over 550+ major news outlets, including Premium News Outlets syndication. (ABC, CBS, CW, Fox & NBC affiliated broadcasting/station websites). With inclusion on Google News & Bing News.

Winning artists will also have their art exhibition results posted and promoted on ArtJobs/ Artweek produces 800,000-page impressions per month, 280,000 website visitors per month and has 30,000 newsletter subscribers.  

Winning artists will also have their art exhibition results posted and promoted on  Art.Base produces 100,000 page views per month, 35,000 monthly unique visitors and has 10,000+ newsletter subscribers.

The LST Gallery website averages 70,000+ visitors and more than 225,000+ page views per month. Out of those visitors, 80% are new visitors to the website.  Being a winning overall category artist should result in an increase in visitor traffic to the artist’s website as well.

In addition to the above, these winning artists of this exhibition will receive extensive worldwide publicity in the form of email marketing, event announcements and wide-spread social media marketing and promotion to make the art world aware of the artists’ achievement.

There will also be a video of the winning artists’ artworks on the Light Space & Time YouTube Channel.  In addition, there will also be links back to the artists’ website as part of this achievement package. Winning artists also receive a digital Award Certificate, digital Award Ribbon, digital Event Postcard, and Press Release for their art portfolio.

Artists provide us with your best representative and/or abstract art before the deadline of June 15, 2021.