2017’s Best Artists In The World — And How You Could Enter To Be One In 2018

Artists have just days to enter their work in the 2018 AMERICAN ART AWARDS at https://www.americanartawards.com.

Each year 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 54 countries (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).

The below video shows America’s 25 Best Galleries & Museums for 2018 who have agreed to score all online art in August:

The 2017 winning art can be seen in the 50 following Huffington Post article links or in the below video. The first few minutes of the movie explain why American Art Awards is one of the premier online art competitions in the world.

The $25 submission fee goes to 3 cash prizes and administrative costs: compiling 1000+ page document with images and artist info for the galleries and museums, emailing results to all 300 winning artists, issuing a national press release distributed to over 30,000 galleries, collectors, and artists. In addition, 50 to 100 articles will be created to promote winning artists.

* 50 CATEGORIES ARE:

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 (can be a collage)
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

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

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

SCULPTURE

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

Artists have only days to enter before the deadline at https://www.americanartawards.com.

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