Bridgeport Art Center. Submissions Are Now Being Accepted
It’s that time of year again; Bridgeport Art Center is hosting it’s 2nd Annual Art Competition. A showcase of Chicago’s most exceptional artists, the Annual Art Competition was created to exhibit artwork from talented rookie and veteran artists in the greater Chicagoland area. The competition will take place in the newly-refurbished Fourth Floor Gallery of the Bridgeport Art Center, located just five miles south of downtown Chicago.
About the Prizes:
– $2,500 in prizes will be determined and awarded by a panel of jurors.
– 1st Prize – $1,000
– 2nd Prize – $750
– Best Figurative Work – $250
– Best Three-Dimensional Work – $250
– Most Innovative Use of Medium / Media – $250
– One additional work will be awarded $500 based on balloted popularity during the opening reception.
– Three artists will be selected for an exhibition at Bridgeport Art Center later this year.
How to Apply:
We welcome up to three submissions from all artists of 18 years of age and older who live within 100 miles of the City of Chicago. Those interested in taking part in our 2nd Annual Art Competition are asked to print and fill out a copy of our application – found here – to be mailed along with a check for $30.00 to the following address:
Bridgeport Art Center
c/o Art Competition
1200 W. 35th St.
Chicago, IL 60609
More information including deadlines, accepted media, the application, and so on can be found on our website linked here: Bridgeport Art Center 2nd Annual Art Competition. Please call our office at (773) 247-3000 with additional questions, concerns, etc.