Who Were The Best Artists Of 2017 As Decided By America’s 25 Best Galleries?

Each year for www.AmericanArtAwards.com the 25 BEST GALLERIES AND MUSEUMS IN AMERICA score 50 categories of online art images by painters, photographers, sculptors and digital artists. In 2017, artists entered from Albania, Argentina, Australia, Belarus, Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, Egypt, England, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malaysia, Mexico, Myanmar, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Pakistan, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, UK, Ukraine, USA, Uzbekistan, Vietnam and Wales.

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The first few minutes of the 50-minute movie explain what is American Art Awards, but if you only want to see your favorite genres of winning art images, the categories are in this order:

PAINTING CATEGORIES

1. OIL — HUMAN FIGURE(S)
2. ACRYLIC — HUMAN FIGURE(S)
3. WATER COLOR — HUMAN FIGURE(S)
4. CHARCOAL/INK/PENCIL — HUMAN FIGURE(S)
5. PASTELS/CHALK/CRAYONS/COLORED PENCIL — HUMAN FIGURE(S)

PAINTING/DRAWING CATEGORIES — ANY MEDIUM

6. ABSTRACT
7. ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONISM
8. ART BRUT
9. CUBISM
10. EROTIC — MALE
11. EROTIC — FEMALE
12. EXPRESSIONISM — HUMAN FIGURE(S)
13. EXPRESSIONISM — OTHER
14. FANTASY LANDSCAPE
15. FASHION
16. FLORAL — NOT REALISTIC
17. FLORAL — REALISM
18. FUTURISM
19. HUMOROUS
20. IMPRESSIONISM — ANIMAL
21. IMPRESSIONISM — HUMAN(S)
22. IMPRESSIONISM — LANDSCAPE
23. IMPRESSIONISM — STILL LIFE
24. INNOVATIVE
25. MINIMALISM
26. NAÏVE ART — HUMAN FIGURE
27. NAIVE ART — OTHER
28. ORIENTALISM OR ASIAN
29. POLITICAL COMMENTARY
30. POP ART
31. PORTRAIT OF SOMEONE FAMOUS
32. PORTRAIT OF SOMEONE NOT FAMOUS
33. REALISM — ANIMAL(S)
34. REALISM — HUMAN(S)
35. REALISM — LANDSCAPE
36. REALISM — LANDSCAPE WITH FIGURES
37. REALISM — STILL LIFE
38. RELIGIOUS OR SPIRITUAL
39. SELF-PORTRAIT
40. SURREALISM

PHOTOGRAPHY CATEGORIES

41. NONMANIPULATED PHOTOGRAPHY — ANIMAL(S)
42. NONMANIPULATED PHOTOGRAPHY — HUMAN(S)
43. NONMANIPULATED PHOTOGRAPHY — LANDSCAPE
44. NONMANIPULATED PHOTOGRAPHY — STILL LIFE
45. MANIPULATED PHOTOGRAPHY — HUMANS OR ANIMALS
46. MANIPULATED PHOTOGRAPHY — LANDSCAPE OR STLL LIFE

DIGITAL CATEGORIES

47. DIGITAL ART — REPRESENTATIONAL
48. DIGITAL ART — NON-REPRESENTATIONAL

SCULPTURE CATEGORIES

49. SCULPTURE — REPRESENTATIONAL
50. SCULPTURE — NON-REPRESENTATIONAL

Artists can enter their work for only $25 per image at https://www.americanartawards.com/register-to-enter/.

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One of Medium’s TOP ART CONTRIBUTORs, award-winning author, actor, film-maker, painter. 10 new books (6 volumes of art). President of www.americanartawards.com

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