“Representation v. Abstraction” – Free Entry, $1,000 Award Competition / Calls & Submissions

June 12, 2024

Organization Name: Blue Space Gallery

Organization Location: USA

Type: Calls & Submissions

Fee: Free


Blue Space Gallery – ” Representation v. Abstraction “, an international competition and virtual exhibition. Artists of all ages from around the world are invited to participate, with complete freedom in choosing their medium and style. Submissions should revolve around the central theme of ” Representation v. Abstraction”. Entry is free; only those artists whose submissions are chosen as finalists will be required to pay a $35 participation fee. Finalists will have their artwork showcased in the online exhibition and will advance to the final jurying round in consideration for cash prizes and the opportunity to win the grand prize of $1,000. Awards will be granted to those whose work demonstrates the greatest level of creativity and artistry.


The theme “Representation v. Abstraction” invites artists to explore and showcase the dynamic interplay between realistic depiction and abstract expression. This competition challenges participants to navigate the spectrum from precise, lifelike renderings to imaginative, non-representational creations, highlighting the contrasts and connections between these two fundamental artistic approaches. Whether capturing the intricate details of the visible world or delving into the realm of shapes, colors, and forms, artists are encouraged to express their unique vision and engage viewers in a dialogue about the diverse possibilities of visual art.


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