This is Maya from Artists Wanted - a collaborative project between several New York City artists and creative organizations working to build new and lasting opportunities for emerging talent in the art world.
We hold several art competitions a year the winners of which receive prizes such as cash, a gallery show in NYC, a residency and much more. Our current competition, called The Power of Self is accept self portraiture, and will award one person one year of his/her life paid for.
Copied below is the information about the competition and attached is an image. I hope you can post something about it on your site!
Hope to hear from you soon.
Artists Wanted and See.Me present The Power of Self
An International Open Call for the World's Most Compelling works in self-portraiture
What will you do with one year of your life paid for? What will you create with limitless potential? This is the possibility of The Power of Self
Your self-portraits define you. Artists Wanted and See.Me invite you to enter The Power of Self - a competition celebrating the power of self-portraits. Your story, told through images, is the most powerful story ever told.
By participating in The Power of Self, you will receive recognition for your work, a free and exclusive See.Me website, and a thank you package with discounts and freebies valued at over $75.
A select few artists will receive life-changing awards.
As the Grand Prize Award Winner, you will receive: one year of your life paid for, a gala NYC reception, a video documentary produced about you, a free lifetime See.me website and the ultimate self portrait...
The highest rated portfolio, as voted on by the public will receive a cash award of $2,500 and exposure to tens of thousands of art enthusiasts around the world.
Every week we will highlight one participant in the project, if selected your story and portfolio will be made famous.
The submission deadline is Friday, April 15 11:59 PM EST.
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