Competition Rules, Copyright and Usage


Artist Entry Requirements:

  • Entries must follow each individual competition theme and choice of medium requirement

  • Competitions are open to all artists

  • Competitions are international

  • Artists 18 years old and older may apply. (unless it’s a children’s competition)

  • Files must be in JPG format

  • Files may not exceed 3MB

  • Images must be professionally photographed

  • Do not send images of your artwork which have been framed or contain watermarks

  • Each piece must be an original or a sold original, completed preferable in the last 3 years

  • Entry fee based on the competition


As a rule:  Nudity, profanity and political artwork will not be accepted for jury

We do not sell artwork.  Our #1 priority is promoting your work!  Your artwork does not have to be for sale.  All exhibitions are held online/virtual only.


Jury Selection:

Jury Selection begins 7 days after final entry date and ends 15 days after final entry date.  Award recipients are the entered into an online group award exhibition and is published approximately 3 weeks after final entry date. 

The Jury:
The Jurors of the art competition are 2 to 3 professionals in the art industry.



The artist retains all copyrights to their artwork without exception.

Non-exclusive Permissions:

By entering this art competition, you are granting us a non-exclusive perpetual license to reproduce images of your artwork on and in the marketing of the art competitions to the public by publishing the winners on Facebook and Instagram as well as other media outlets. Camelback Gallery also has permission to crop or re-size images to fit the needs of those media outlets. All winning entries will be displayed on Each entry becomes part of the public archival online contest catalog.