Art Contests & Competitions

Artistic Excellence Competition

Get your artwork spotlighted in Southwest Art and win $2,000! Award Winners will be published in the December 2016 issue.

Competitions Newsletter

Sign up for Our Free Art Competitions email and receive updates on competition information including deadlines and winners. You’ll also receive our Free Artists Network newsletter.


Strokes of Genius

DEADLINE: 06/06/16
North Light Books' Strokes9 is still open for submissions. Winning art will be featured in North Light Books’ hardbound showcase of the best in contemporary drawing.



North Light Books' AcrylicWorks 4 is now closed. Winners will appear in a book that features the very best in contemporary acrylic painting in a variety of subjects and styles.