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Artists Wanted | A Year in Review 2011

  • Deadline:
    Jan. 31, 2012, 11:59 p.m.
  • Location:
    Artists Wanted, 195 Morgan Avenue, Brooklyn, New York, 11237, US

Artists Wanted and SCOPE Art Fair invite you to participate in the 2nd annual Year in Review Competition, a juried, international, all-medium-encompassing open call for art that will present one visionary with a $15,000 grant and an exclusive Featured Booth at SCOPE Art Show in New York City this March 2012.

Submissions received by December 31, 2011 11:59pm EST will be considered for the $1,000 Early Entry Award in addition to the Grand Prize and Category Awards.

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Year in Review is an international open call for Painting, Sculpture & Installation, Photography, Design & Illustration, Motion & Sound, and more, with a mission to present a range of technique, style and narrative that captures the best emerging artists of the year. Our goal is simple - to find amazing talents and expose them to the world in the most potent way possible.

General entries accepted through January 31, 2012 11:59pm EST

More details:

The Grand Prize Package
One artist, determined by the Grand Prize jury, will be selected to receive:

An exclusive booth at SCOPE New York 2012, next to the top figures in the global art scene
$15,000 cash grant, including $10,000 to spend however you want and $5,000 toward production of the booth
A printed feature in a limited edition Year in Review book
Printed inclusion in the SCOPE New York 2012 catalog distributed at the fair
A publicity campaign in New York City promoting you and your work

Note: The People's Choice Voting has no influence on the Grand Prize selection.

The People’s Choice Award
The public will cast their vote and the artist with the most viewed and highest voted portfolio will receive:

1 Month in a New York City apartment this Summer 2012
$2,500 cash grant
International exposure via a feature published by Artists Wanted

The Category Awards

$500 cash grant
Inclusion in a group Exhibition at SCOPE NY 2012

Online feature published by Artists Wanted
Printed inclusion in the SCOPE New York 2012 catalog
Printed feature in a limited edition Year in Review book

Note: Jury will select one artist from each of the following categories; Painting, Sculpture & Installation, Works on Paper, Photography, Design & Illustration, Motion & Sound (Film, Video, Performance & Sound)

The Early Entry Award

$1,000 grant
Online feature published by Artists Wanted
Printed inclusion in the SCOPE New York 2012 catalog
Printed feature in a limited edition Year in Review book

PLUS: Selected artists will be printed in a limited edition Year in Review book!

For your chance at these incredible prizes sign up at:

Executive directors, editors and curators have been selected from esteemed publications and institutions ranging from The Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney and New York Photo Festival to ArtStars*, Printed Matter Inc. and Independent Curators International to act as the Jury Panel for Year in Review.

Entry & Eligibility:
Year in Review 2011 is open to artists of all backgrounds, ages 18 and over, from anywhere in the world. An entry fee will be applied in the form of $10 per image for up to 7 images; a flat rate of $79 for more than 8 images, with a maximum of 20 per portfolio. There is no limit to how many portfolios one entrant can submit.

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