Call for Entries 16th International ARC Salon Competition / Calls & Submissions

June 16, 2022

Organization Name: The Art Renewal Center

Organization Location: 100 Markley Street, Port Reading NJ 07064

Type: Calls & Submissions

Fee: $89 with free copy of the 16th ARC Salon book if shipping is paid at checkout, additional entries $68, same work in additional category $48, teen category $25


When talking about competitions and exhibitions dedicated to 21st Century Realism, The Art Renewal Center’s International ARC Salon is the largest in the world in terms of entries, and the most diverse in terms of categories and international participation. This makes the International ARC Salon Competition the most influential and far-reaching competition for Contemporary Realism in the world, with over $130,000 in cash awards and international recognition through partnerships with prestigious magazines, galleries, and museums, with live exhibitions and a strong online presence. Categories include: Figurative, Portraiture, Imaginative Realism, Drawing, Landscape, Still Life, Plein Air Painting, Fully From Life, Sculpture, Animals, and a special category for teens.

*Over 180 awards and honorable mentions will be given out

* Chance to show your work at Sotheby’s New York and Sotheby’s Los Angeles in the 16th ARC Salon Exhibition

*Works do not need to be available for sale or for the live exhibition to compete and win.

Entries for the 16th ARC Salon will be accepted March 1, 2022 – June 16th, 2022.

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