At iCanvas, we believe it’s important to empower creators to keep making art, and we’re always on the lookout for emerging talent. This year, we’ve taken that to the next level by teaming up with esteemed art publication, Beautiful Bizarre, to sponsor their annual Art Prize contest.
About Beautiful Bizarre
Beautiful Bizarre is a print and digital quarterly contemporary art publication that spotlights emerging and mid-career artists and photographers from around the world. Showcasing the most imaginative creations in Art, Culture, & Couture, this publication is all about embracing everything creative, cool, fresh, and approachable. If you’re looking to enter a world of artistic discovery, there’s no better place to go.
About The Art Prize
Each year, Beautiful Bizarre celebrates diversity and excellence in the arts by inviting artists from around the globe to submit their work for an opportunity to catapult their career in the art world. Representing all styles, from realism to lowbrow, entries are broken down into four categories: Traditional Art, Sculpture, Digital Art, and last but not least, Photography, of which iCanvas is the title sponsor this year!
- A share in $35,000 worth of cash prizes
- An exhibit in the annual Beautiful Bizarre Magazine exhibition in San Francisco
- Access to a successful commercial gallery’s collector base
- Worldwide exposure through Beautiful Bizarre’s massive audience of art lovers
Artists, Here’s How to Enter
If you’re a creator seeking to share your work with the world, you won’t find a better advocate than Beautiful Bizarre. Click here to read eligibility and entry requirements to submit your work to one of the four Art Prize categories. You can also browse here to see work from winners in years past. The submission deadline is Friday, July 17 at midnight!
Discover Independent Artists
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We have something special for you! We’ve joined hands with the likeminded at @icanvas_art to help spread the joys of art. Visit www.beautifulbizarre.net [link in profile] today and learn about their inspiring mission, independent artist spotlight, and so much more in an article written by our friends at iCanvas and presented by @bellaharrisart. . Artists featured: @danmayart, @loriearley, @demoontier [artwork shown], @tinycutiepie, @mahyarkalantari, @artist_ria, and Alexander Mikhalchyk. . . . #beautifulbizarre #popsurrealism #lowbrowart #surrealism #iCanvas #DanMay #LoriEarley #Demo #TeodoraJelenic #MahyarKalantari #ArtistRia #AlexanderMikhalchyk #portraitpainting #figurativeart #figurative #lowbrow #newcontemporary #surrealart #canvasart #artprints #walldecor
Our sponsorship of Beautiful Bizarre’s Photography Award this year is just one exciting step in our mission to empower independent artists. We can’t wait to see this year’s finalists and share them with our fans.
If you’re looking for your next artist obsessions, check out a few new names we’ve recently partnered with in our latest feature in Beautiful Bizarre.