* Please note that the deadline for this listing has now passed *
NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES –SHORT DEADLINE (FEB. 8)
“BIODIVERSITY and/or INVASIVE SPECIES” 2013 PURCHASE AWARDS – JURIED ART COMPETITION
$2,500 – First Place
$1,500 – Second Place
$1,000 – Third Place
Artists are invited to create two-dimensional artworks of any archival media in the themes of biodiversity and/or invasive species. Images may be representational, non-representational, abstract, or conceptual. The artworks will be selected on a basis of high technical quality, aesthetic achievement, marketing and promotional value, and diversity in style/subject matter. Selection will be made by a committee of artists, curators and scientists. The purchased artwork becomes part of the permanent collection owned by the ISC. It will be used in electronic and print publications, hung at the ISC on a rotating basis, and used by the ISC in an appropriate manner to accomplish its mandate.