Direct Art 20 Competition
Call for Artists - Deadline March 31, 2013
This competition is for Direct Art Magazine, Volume 20,
Fall 2013 edition. The competition is for twenty
publication awards. Artist winners of the competition
will, at no cost to the artist, have their work appear
Volume 20 of Direct Art Magazine. See details of the
awards listed below. Read about Direct Art Magazine
AWARDS, GUIDELINES AND RULES
Direct Art Awards:
Grand Prize: Front Cover and six page feature display.
Second Prize: Back Cover and four page feature display.
Awards 3-4: Four page feature.
Awards 5-6: Double page feature display.
Awards 7-20: Single full page display.
Editors Awards: Additional pages, inside covers, mast
head and outside covers may be assigned based on
Eligibility and Restrictions
The competition is open to all artists, national and
international, working in all media. All forms of
painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, graphics,
collage, fabric, digital and installation art are
eligible. Video artists may submit video only if the
work can be represented in print form. Entrants must be
18 years of age or older to apply.
Winning artists will be published in the fall 2013
edition of Direct Art Magazine. Featured artists will
also be displayed on the Direct Art web site for one
year. All works published will be reproduced with
permission of the artist. Artist retains all copyrights
to the artwork and the image will not be reproduced or
used in any other format. Direct Art will claim no
percentage on any artwork sold or business generated
through the magazine.
There is a $35.00 entry fee for one to four artworks
entered, presentation is by digital files or prints.
There is a $5.00 fee for each additional artwork above
four. Details of 2D artwork count as an additional
artwork. Sculptors may provide one additional view per
artwork without cost. Artists accepted for publication
will not be charged additional fees of any kind.
Payments may be by check or money order in US funds,
drawn on a US Bank, payable to SlowArt Productions, or
by credit card using PayPal.
Artists will be notified of acceptance or
non-acceptance no later than April 30, 2013.
Notification will be made via email and via web post.
Results will be posted on or before April 30, 2013 at:
http://www.slowart.com/results/ Type or print your email
address clearly, if a mistake is made reading it you
will not be notified. Read the notification page for
details of the notification policy.
Artist contact information (address, telephone) is
only held for the purpose of contacting selected artists
and is not preserved in any database. Entry forms are
destroyed and data and image files deleted on the
completion of the jury process. All artist emails are
added to our future events announcement email list. If
you do not wish to be on the email list click the
unsubscribe button when you receive the first
announcement and your email will be automatically
The email deadline is 12:00 midnight, March 31,
2013. Mailed entries must be postmarked by March 31.
Entries must be postmarked or submitted via email by
this date to qualify for entry.
IMAGE SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
On line entries are via email with attached image
files. Email files must be in JPG format. JPG files when
emailed should be approx. 1 MB or less in size. Images
may also be posted to a dedicated web page and a link
provided to the page. Web page images should not be
Postal Mail Entries:
Entry materials submitted via postal mail will not
be returned. All materials submitted should be
disposable and will be recycled after the jury process.
Artists may submit prints, digital images on CD or DVD.
Prints Alone: Prints of artwork may be up to 8.5" x 11"
and may be digital (ink jet, laser etc.) or photographic
prints. Artist name, title, size, media and price should
be on the front or back of the print.
Digital files on CD or DVD: Digital image files may be
submitted on CD or DVD discs in TIF or JPG format. No
files larger than 15MB please. Reference prints must be
included. Reference prints may be b/w or color and do
not have to be high quality and may be any size
individual prints (label as for prints above) or may be
a single sheet with multiple prints representing the
images on the disc.
Artists submitting via postal mail will be notified via
email and web post at:
http://www.slowart.com/results/ . If no email is
provided, notification will be made only if the artist
is selected for publication.
Listings for artists' opportunities provided on this website do not
constitute an endorsement by HI Art Magazine. We recommend that you
thoroughly read competition rules and regulations before committing your
time and work. Please contact the sponsor of the event to request
complete guidelines for submission.