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Visual Art Inspired By Music

Award: 25-65 USD

Development/Fabrication Allowance: 0

Deadline: 08/20/2019

Guidelines link: Click here for guidelines

Disciplines: Visual

Location: National

Organization: SquidInk Gallery

Hello Artists! SquidInk asked and you voted, their next show for 2019 is here!
They are asking artists to create artworks inspired by music with a focus on surrealism and abstraction. This is an open medium show, they will be accepting all mediums including sculpture and photography. They will ask that you make mention of your song or composition choice(s) in your descriptions, to give credit to their inspirational artists and musicians. Abstract artists, they will be looking for artwork that communicates rhythm and melody using visual cues. Concrete artists, they will be looking for narratives and symbolism.
So put on your favorite tunes, lay out the paint and create with them!

Submit your work
June 15th 2019- TBD

Submission Prices
Single Submission $7
Three Submissions $18

Grand Prize $65
Honorable Mention $40
Double Take $25
Popular Vote TBD

Entrance Price & Information
It is SquidInk's goal to keep submission prices low in order to accommodate artists from all financial backgrounds. Each artist may submit up to 3 pieces for this event.

Their Process
Each submission will be reviewed by our team and you will receive an email confirmation for the status of each of your submissions. They will be judging entries based on Authenticity, Vision, Execution and Theme Guidelines. Use your descriptions to communicate your vision to the Judges. There will be an open voting segment of the show for the Popular Vote award. They will announce all winners shortly after its conclusion. If you are the winner of any of their prizes, they will be contacting you for payment information; so keep an eye out. If you would like to learn more about the process, visit the info page.

This is an exclusively online gallery event. Your work does not need to be shipped and your entries do not need to be hung. They will provide guidelines for photographing your work for display.