Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces their 5th Annual “Patterns, Textures & Forms” Online Art Competition for the month of August 2021. 2D and 3D artists from around the world are called upon to make online submissions for possible inclusion into the Gallery’s September 2021 online group exhibition.
The gallery encourages entries from artists (including photography & digital arts), regardless of where they reside, to apply to this competition by submitting their best interpretation of the “Patterns, Textures & Forms” theme. Artists are invited to submit their best representational or abstract art.
Artists should submit their best work in any media before the deadline of August 27, 2021.
Here is a link to the “Patterns, Textures & Forms” 2020 Online Art Exhibition in order to help artists see what type of art 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.
Early Registration - Discounted Entry Fee
Lower entry fees are offered from the opening of the competition (10th of the month) until the 1st day of next month (August 1, 2021). The discounted entry fees are as follows; $12.00 for 1 to 2 entries and $22.00 for 3 to 5 entries. After that time, the entry fees revert to the gallery’s normal entry fee amount or $14.00 for 1 to 2 entries and $24.00 for 3 to 5 entries until the deadline of the art competition.
Also, students (who are registered with Submittable and have an email extension of EDU) are able to receive additional lower entry fees for this competition. $10.00 for 1 to 2 entries and $20.00 for 3 to 5 entries.
Light Space & Time encourages entries from all 2D & 3D artists regardless of where they reside and regardless of their experience or education in the art field. A group exhibition of the top ten finalists will be held online at the Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery during the month of September 2021. Awards will be for top 10 places.
Important Dates For Participating Artists
|Art Competition Opens||July 10, 2021|
|Early Registration & Lower Fees End||August 01, 2021|
|Deadline for Receiving Entries||August 27, 2021|
|Results Emailed to Artists & Posted||September 01, 2021|
|Art Exhibition Opens||September 01, 2021|
|Online Art Exhibition Closes & Archived||September 30, 2021|
Winning artists (10 Overall Category Artists) of the 5th Annual “Patterns, Textures & Forms” 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 have their art exhibition results posted and promoted on ArtJobs/Artweek.com. 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.co. Art.Base produces 100,000 page views per month, 35,000 monthly unique visitors and has 10,000+ newsletter subscribers.
The Top 10 Overall Winning Artists will be featured individually and collectively on the gallery’s Artwork Archive Page. Artwork Archive is a premier web-based software for visual artists. Manage your inventory, sales & contacts. Grow your art career and exhibit your art on Artwork Archive.
In addition to the above, the 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 abstract art before the deadline.