International Deadline: March 12, 2019 – Agora
Gallery is pleased to invite artists from across the globe to enter the
34th Annual Chelsea International Fine Art Competition. Selected artists
will receive prizes and opportunities that will grant invaluable
exposure, boost recognition, and promote career growth.
With a distinguished panel of jurors and more than $70,000 in
valuable prizes, the 2019 Chelsea International Fine Art Competition is
an event not to be missed.
The competition is open to visual artists from around the world at any
stage of their careers. Artists are invited to submit in any of the
following mediums: painting, sculpture, photography, drawing, mixed
media, and print.
JURORS [Visit us for complete bios]
Art submitted to the competition will be reviewed by a panel of expert
jurors, each representing a different field in the art world, ensuring a
fair and balanced judgment process.
- Alaina Claire Feldman – Director of the Mishkin Gallery, The City
University of New York (CUNY) Baruch’s Modern and Contemporary Art
- Kentaro Totsuka – Director of ‘HPF Christopher Inc.’ and ‘Gallery Tokyo’.
- Arnold J. Kemp – Dean of Graduate Studies, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC).
BENEFITS & AWARDS – [See full list of awards]
The 2019 competition awards are valued at more than $70,000. In
addition to cash prizes, other awards include participation in the
collective exhibition, featured magazine profiles, valuable PR
opportunities, and an honorable mention. A portion of the gallery’s
proceeds from artwork sales will be donated to the Children’s Heart
The Exhibition is scheduled to take place at the street-level space of
Agora Gallery at 530 West 25th Street, Chelsea, NYC, from August 10th –
20th, 2019. Elegant yet welcoming, the gallery offers 4,000 square feet
and features 13 to 18 foot ceilings, a skylight viewing area, and wide
windows facing the street.
There is a $45 entry fee for up to 5 images ($5 for each additional image).
Visit us for competition details and instructions on how to enter. You can also contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Results will be announced on April 16th, 2019, with the competition exhibition slated for August 10–20, 2019.
All submitted artwork must be available for sale. The gallery’s
commission structure is 50/50: the artist receives 50% of the
list/retail price, and the gallery receives 50% of the list/retail
price. In addition, 15% of Agora Gallery proceeds from the sale of
artwork from the competition exhibition go to a charitable organization.
Entry Deadline: March 12th, 2019
Results Announced: April 16th 2019
Exhibition: August 10th – 20th, 2019
Founded in 1984 by a fine artist, Agora Gallery is a contemporary art
gallery dedicated to the promotion of national and international artists
who seek the exposure that will establish them in the most significant
art market in the world while providing a platform that connects them
and their artwork to the most discerning collectors worldwide. Located
in the heart of the famous Chelsea art district, Agora Gallery occupies
both the ground and second floor of 530 West 25th Street.
530 W 25th St
New York, NY 10001
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