Artworld Artisanal Print Competition

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Dear Artist,

Artworld is pleased to announce its very first Open International Art Competition. The cash prize is €1,000: approximately $1,375 or £825. The winning artist will design, print and distribute a limited edition of 50 original hand-made prints. The prints will be distributed to individual art-lovers and artists pledging €100 or more to Artworld’s 2014 crowd-funding campaign.

Submissions (digital and by email) are invited from today. The closing date is Friday, May 16th 2014, and the winner will be notified by Friday, June 13th. The competition details, rules, terms and conditions are as below, and also as set out in the Competition Prospectus.

This is a great opportunity for emerging artists and skilled practitioners of an often undervalued art. If you yourself are not a print-maker, please pass this email to those that are. Alternatively you might share the Competition Notice on Facebook. Should you, or they, have questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at artworld@negativeentropy.net

Yours sincerely. Keith McFarlane Artworld Negative Entropy BV Amsterdam The Netherlands


Competition Rules

  1. How to Enter. Submit a high-quality digital image taken from the first print. Do not submit the original plate, screen or cut. The image should be at least 1024 pixels and preferably 2048 pixels on the longer side. Submission is by email to artworld@negativeentropy.net. Give your full name and postal-address. The language of the completion is English.
  2. Publicity. The winning artist will take part in Artworld app, and feature prominently on Facebook. Selected competition entries, completion milestones and highlights will also be featured.
  3. Eligibility. The competition is international and open to all. Work submitted, one entry per artist, must be the artist’s own, original work.
  4. Subject. The subject is unrestricted.
  5. Production. Lithography, woodcut, linocut, serigraph, engraving, etching, or any other intaglio or relief technique from which artisanal-quality original prints can be produced. Digital or giclée prints are not acceptable.
  6. Printing. The edition will be printed on high-quality plain-white paper. The paper-size should be between 25cm and 30cm on a side, depending on availability. The paper size should reflect the proportions of the image to be printed and should allow adequate margins.
  7. Judging. A panel of four artists (all of them print specialists) will judge all entries. Selected entries, together with their title and attribution may be posted on Facebook both throughout the competition and after its end. This will certainly apply to shortlisted pieces.
  8. Notification The competition result will be notified via Facebook. The winning and shortlisted artists will be notified via email.
  9. Distribution. The winning artist is responsible for sending individual prints to addresses notified by Artworld. This includes postage and packing The prize includes an allowance to that end.

Terms & Conditions

  1. The decision of the judges is final. In the event of a tie among the judges, the editor of Artworld will have the casting vote.
  2. Submissions must be suitable for a general audience including children over the age of fourteen. The appropriateness or otherwise of the subject is a matter for the editor in consultation with the judges.
  3. The judges are (in Holland) Wim van der Meij and (in England) Geri Waddington and Louise Stebbing. Geri is secretary of the (UK) Society of Wood Engravers. The final judge (for the USA) is Michael Dal Cerro of New York.
  4. The judges must be satisfied that the artist can produce prints to the required high standard. Shortlisted candidates will be expected to send a sample print and ideally four prints, one per judge, for a final decision.
  5. Prints will be shipped to addresses notified by Artworld. While recipients might be anywhere, the majority are expected to be in Europe or North America.
  6. Prints will be dispatched individually. They may be rolled for shipment. Surface mail is acceptable. Neither insurance nor tracking is expected.
  7. Best efforts will be made to understand submissions and communications in languages other than English (there is after all Google Translate). What counts most is the quality of the work produced.
  8. The competition closing date is Friday, 16th May 2014. The winner will be notified no later than the Friday, June 13th. All prints will be dispatched by the winning artist no later than Friday, June 27th.

References

  1. Artworld App: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/artworld/id543591554?mt=8
  2. Community: https://www.facebook.com/ArtworldApp
  3. Indiegogo: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/artworld–2
  4. Pre-Launch: https://www.indiegogo.com/project/preview/7daf5b17
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New Site: Three Day Gallery

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Max Schoenbaum just launched the website,Three Day Gallery , which is a place for people to come see great new artwork each day by different artists. Every day Three Day Gallery features one new piece of art work and offers a chance to buy a discounted print of that piece for three days (72 hours) in their Spotlight Homepage Gallery. Once the Three Days is over the Artist can choose to sell the print in the Gallery where the artist gets to set the Royalty they receive from each print sold.

Three Day Gallery provides a selected artist with a custom profile, exposes the artist to the gallery’s audience of daily viewers, plus the artist retains full ownership of their work. If you are interested, please visit the Three Day Gallery website.  Or Submit using the link http://www.threedaygallery.com/submitnew/

Check out the Three Day Gallery Facebook page to see examples; and like their page to stay updated!

Call for Artist Entries – New Prints 2014 International Print Center NY

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Call for Entries – New Prints 2014/Winter

DEADLINE: 11:59 PM, WEDS, November 20, 2013


New Prints 2014/Winter

On view: 1/16/2014 -3/06/2014

Opening Reception: 01/16/2014

Visit www.ipcny.org/apply to apply online now!  Please apply EARLY to avoid technical problems due to volume.  Applications received after the deadline will not be accepted.  The deadline is 11:59PM on NOVEMBER 20, 2013. Artists will be notified in December.

Artists: Submit to the Uncommon Goods Art Contest

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Uncommon Goods loved hosting their past Art Contests so much that they decided to keep them going all year round! Every month is a new chance to submit your latest masterpiece and get it in front of their buyers. Winners will see their work printed, framed and sold on UncommonGoods.com.

DEADLINE: This is an ongoing competition. Every month new semifinalists will be chosen from the previous month’s submissions.

GRAND PRIZE: $500 + 5% royalties on a limited edition of 100 prints.

RUNNERS UP:
All runners-up will receive a critique of their work from the guest judges, and UncommonGoods’ marketing team will provide tips for marketing and growing their businesses. Additionally, UncommonGoods’ buyers will review each entrant’s full portfolio and may consider adding the work submitted to the UncommonGoods website in the future.

WHAT CAN I SUBMIT?
2D digital captures of your original watercolors, acrylics, pastels, colored pencils, collages, digital art, etc. We can’t accept photography, 3D work, textures, letterpress or other work that relies on hand printing.

WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO BE AN UNCOMMON ARTIST?
Your design and your personal story should be anything but ordinary. Your design should be expressive, unique and tell a story. Be sure to share your design process and background on the submission form.

GOT A QUESTION?
Browse through the Uncommon Goods submission rules, or send an email to art-contest@uncommongoods.com

Please fill out your contact info completely before you upload your images. Remember to double-check the email address you entered to ensure that it’s valid!

Find and complete the  entry form here: http://www.uncommongoods.com/designs/art-contest

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Artists Submit to the Three Day Gallery

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The latest paintings selected for the Three Day Gallery are simple, elegant, colorful and graphic artworks.

Click the Submit Now button on the Three Day Gallery site to upload your art. If chosen, the site will feature your work

and you will receive payment for limited edition prints sold.

Please read the full details on the gallery site.

Three Day Gallery is a combination of creative art marketing in an online gallery + art licensing.

Artists interested in finding more opportunities along these lines click here.

Terry Luc Prints on Amazon

Free Falling, Limited Edition Print by Terry Luc

Free Falling, Limited Edition Print by Terry Luc

Natalie Woodpecker, by Terry Luc

Natalie Woodpecker, by Terry Luc, click on image to view & buy on Amazon

 Big Town, Print by Terry Luc by Terry Luc, click on art image to view and buy on Amazon


Big Town, Print by Terry Luc by Terry Luc, click on art image to view and buy on Amazon

What Comes Around Goes Around, Limited Edition Print by Terry Luc

What Comes Around Goes Around, Limited Edition Print by Terry Luc

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What Comes Around Goes Around, Limited Edition Print by Terry Luc

http://amzn.com/B009ESDBJ6

Artists: Offer Your Buyers Something New, Create an Edition of Prints on Wood

Create an edition of Prints on Wood to offer buyers a new options to own your work. No frame required, ready to hang. Each work is unique due to woodgrain details.

Prints on Wood http://www.printsonwood.com

New Online Boutique Selling Original Art, Limited Editions Prints, Photos etc

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The House of RHS is preparing to launch their online boutique on February 21st. They’re also running a competition on their website House of RHS.

If you have original art that is a good fit for an online boutique, prints, photography, fashion, extremely limited edition t-shirt art designs there is still time to get on board–

simply LIKE their Facebook page and leave a link to your artist site.

Looking for more art sales sites? Click here.

Preview, Attend and Bid on Expressive Renderings or Detailed Realism In Our Live Online Art Auction Nov 4th!

Yes, we have it all. From Expressionistic faces to portraits of vintage celebrities!

Put a Little Art in Your Life You’ll Feel Better! Terry Luc original artist designed t-shirt available in sizes S/M/L/XL in our live online art auction Nov 4th

Faces series, painting on canvas, Jacqueline van der Veene

Elvis and 1955 Cadillac Limo, by Chris Osborne

Conversation 2 people, alabaster on granite pedestals, by Robin Antar

Revolution, Terry Luc original artist designed t-shirt available in sizes S/M/L/XL in our live online art auction Nov 4th

Steam Punk Pig, print on paper, Jerry Gonzalez

Flowering Fantasia, limited edition print by William Busciani

Marilyn and 1955 Pink Lincoln by Chris Osborne

RSVP today and you will be notified one hour before the auction starts at 11:00 a.m. EST.

Attend our live online art auction on November 4th, 2012.

You will find the link to RSVP and to attend below.

 http://tophatter.com/auctions/7666?campaign=community

RSVP Today and attend our live online art auction coming up soon! Before we know it November 4th will be here and the auction will begin at 11:00 a.m. EST. Be there to bid on and win expressive paintings, carefully detailed works of realism, hand-carved sculpture, hand-painted photographs, posters, and artist designed t-shirts! There are 100 art items listed in our auction! Here is the link to RSVP and to attend: http://tophatter.com/auctions/7666?campaign=community

Sold! In Our Amazon Store–Limited Edition Giclee Canvas Print

Steve McQueen and 1968 Mustang GT, painting by Chris Osborne

Yes, we’re excited! We sold one of these Giclee canvas prints from the Limited Edition by Chris Osborne. The artist actually met Steve McQueen and had cocktails at his Malibu beach house, along with her long-time friend the famed photographer Herb Ritts.

Steve McQueen and 1968 Mustang GT available on Amazon.com here: http://amzn.com/B005GRFASY

Net Flag Interactive Digital Art Project

Screenshot of flag on Mark Napier’s Net Flag project July 28, 2012

In 2002 Mark Napier became one of the first artists commissioned by a major museum to create an online work for its collection.

net.flag, a public space/art project by Mark Napier, contains a constantly changing user-generated symbol of online nationhood. Any visitor can change the flag by choosing and arranging pieces of the international flags. Each flag lasts minutes, hours, or days until the next visitor alters or overwrites it.

net.flag is an ongoing online project

Mark Napier exhibits and sells limited edition prints of select individual flags from his net.flag project.

Visit the net.flag site here.

SOLD! Limited Edition Print in Amazon dot com Art-Only Store

Today we sold one print from the print edition on paper by artist Terry Luc. The print is titled America 1, and you can view and purchase this print on Amazon via this link: http://amzn.com/B005I6CRT8

America 1, limited edition print on paper by Terry Luc

In addition to America 1, the Transmedia Artist AMAZON Pro store  offers other limited edition prints by Terry Luc.

Natalie Woodpecker, limited edition print by Terry Luc


Fire Eater, limited edition print on paper by Terry Luc

Natalie Woodpecker by Terry Luc–you can view and buy this print on Amazon dot com via this link: http://amzn.com/B005I6CNPQ


Fire Eater by Terry Luc  http://amzn.com/B005I6CR70

Lemma Peel, limited edition print on paper by Terry Luc

Print on Paper: Lemma Peel by Terry Luc  http://amzn.com/B005I6CP8G

Temptation by Terry Luc  http://amzn.com/B005I6CGG2

Temptation, by Terry Luc, limited edition prints available on Amazon

Golden Arrow by Terry Luc http://amzn.com/B005I6CQIK

Golden Arrow, Terry Luc

Silent Sphinx by Terry Luc  http://amzn.com/B005I6CDTW

Silent Sphinx, limited edition print on paper by Terry Luc

Not pictured: Rumsfeld (aka Redrum) print by Terry Luc–view it on Amazon via this link:  http://amzn.com/B005I6CKH2