“Outsiders” Competition – up to $1,000 in Awards, Cross Currents Gallery / Calls & Submissions

January 29, 2024

Organization Name: Cross Currents Gallery

Organization Location: USA

Type: Calls & Submissions

Fee: Free


Announcing the inaugural “Outsiders” international competition and virtual exhibition. Artists of all ages worldwide are invited to participate, with no limitations on medium or style. Submissions should align with the theme of “Outsiders.” Entry is free, and only artists whose pieces are chosen as finalists will be required to pay a $45 participation fee. Finalists will showcase their work in the online exhibition and advance to the final round of judging for a chance to receive cash prizes up to $1,000. See website for full details.


The “Outsiders” art competition challenges artists to explore the experiences of those on society’s periphery, capturing emotions of isolation or resilience. It encourages reflections on societal norms, questioning stereotypes, and celebrating the unique perspectives outsiders bring. The theme aims to provoke conversations about inclusion and acceptance, providing a platform for artists to share diverse stories in a concise and impactful manner.


Opportunity Website