The competition theme is Dark. Shadows, expectation, foreboding, mystery, villains, secrets, memories, challenges, hauntings or simply dark hues. Show us the darkness you have imagined.
Entries may include 2- and 3-dimensional media, paintings, drawings, photography, mixed media, installations, ceramics, jewelry and sculpture.
$100 cash prize for gold winner. 20 prizes of publication in ArtAscent Art and Literature Journal including links to your website, promotion on ArtAscent website artist directory, and exposure in social media. The top three winners also receive an artist profile feature in ArtAscent Art and Literature Journal.
The mission of ArtAscent is to promote artists of images and words, and connect them with art lovers. This is accomplished by art and writing competitions, art magazine publication, and artist and writer directories. Each competition is theme based, with the intent to showcase diverse creative explorations of that theme via various media, including paintings, drawings, photography, mixed media, installations, ceramics, jewelry, sculpture, poems and stories. Competition winners are included in our publications and directories.