24 Jul 2017

Competitions Art Comes Alive

Art Design ConsultantsCincinnati, Ohio, United States

Opportunity Description

U.S. National Deadline: August 25, 2017 – ART COMES ALIVE (ACA) is an annual fine art contest and exhibit that awards the best emerging and professional artists working in North America.

Our diverse panel of prestigious jurors come from across the country and are seeking artists working in a variety of media, subject matter, and price points. Jurors will cast their votes for the top artists who will be showcased in a final exhibit here in Cincinnati and awarded prizes including: purchase awards, gallery contracts, publishing contracts, solos shows, publicity, and cash prizes.

See full awards and past winners here.

ACA is for emerging and professional, working artists. We accept a variety of subject matter including: abstract, figurative, conceptual, and everything in between! Accepted media includes:

mixed media
new media
sculpture & objects
metal & wood (functional & sculptural)
one-of-a-kind jewelry
printmaking (digital, lithographs, monoprints, etc.)
drawings & illustrations

Two-dimensional artwork must be no larger than 48 x 60 inch and three-dimensional and/or sculptural artwork may be no larger than 72 H x 24 L x 24 W inch.

1st Image $55, 2nd Image $25, 3rd Image $15, 4th Image FREE.

Visit us for easy online application. All artists will be notified of the jury results Tuesday, September 12th, 2017.


  • Deadline to Enter Friday, August 25, 2017 at 11:59 p.m.
  • Awards Ceremony Saturday, October 14, 2017, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. (SCPA, Cincinnati)
  • ACA Opening Night Saturday, October 14, 2017, 6 – 8 p.m. (ADC Gallery, Cincinnati)
  • ACA Exhibit Closes Friday, November 10, 2017

ADC is a multifaceted company dedicated to creating beautiful environments located in a breathtaking 10,000 square foot gallery on the edge of downtown Cincinnati. With over 20 years of experience, we help our clients–corporate & residential–choose the right artwork for their space.

Art Design Consultants, Inc.
310 Culvert St. Fl. 5
Cincinnati, OH 45202

Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 07 July thru Aug, Open to U.S. Artists Only, and Special Opportunities. Income: Cash or Value Awards, Exhibition – Group, and Purchase. Opportunity expires in 8 days.

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