2017 Photography Competition


Artist Portfolio Magazine's 2017 Photography Competition is open to all photographers worldwide regardless of your standing in the art world. We receive art from artists who are just starting out (we've featured some on our past covers) to professional artists and everyone is treated equal and given the same amount of respect. All visual art mediums and styles are welcome.

  • 20 Artists will be chosen for this issue of Artist Portfolio Magazine.​

  • Cash Awards for top 3 Artists.

  • Open Call for Photography

  • Any Style of Photography is Acceptable.  (digital, analog, photo manipulation, etc ... Anything Photography)




$30 for 4 works of art. When filling out your entry form you will be given the option to either have your photography featured on our Social Media or you may opt out of being featured on our Social Media Sites. 




  • Have images of the 4 works of art you are submitting ready to upload. 

  • Have a prepared bio/artist statement to submit with your art (optional, but recommended). 

  • Click on the “Submit Art” button.

  • Submit your artwork. After submitting your art you will be redirected to PayPal

to process payment, please be patient as you are redirected.

  •  Submit payment.

  •  You will receive an email notification once your submission is complete. It’s that easy.



OPEN SUBMISSION to all artists in all parts of the world. 


VISUAL ART SUBMISSIONS should be no larger than 2000 x 2000 pixels, 2.5mb and can be submitted as one of the following file types: jpg, jpeg, gif, tiff, png, bmp 


  • Crop out any backgrounds in images. Only art should be visible.

  • Art must be created by the artist submitting the work and within the last 3 years.

  • Have a prepared bio/artist statement to submit with your art (optional, but recommended).


20 Photographers will be selected and will have their work published in our online publication, Artist Portfolio Magazine. We will select a 1st, 2nd and 3rd choice, plus 17 Honorable Mentions. Selected artists will be posted on our website blog.




1st - $300, Art on the Cover of Artist Portfolio Magazine, 4 Page Spread in Artist Portfolio Magazine 

2nd - $200,  4 Page Spread in Artist Portfolio Magazine

3rd - $100 , 4 Page Spread in Artist Portfolio Magazine 

Honorable Mentions - 17 Artists to be selected for 2 Page Spread in Artist Portfolio Magazine.

Deadline to enter our 2017 Photography Competition is September 30, 2017 at 11:59PM Pacific Standard Time.


Selected Artists Announcement - Announcement of selected artists will be on or around October 20, 2017. Selected artists will be notified via our blog.


* All submissions remain the rights of the person(s) submitting the art. Artist Portfolio Magazine reserves the right to use your submitted art for promotional purposes only. Artist Portfolio Magazine does not sell or resell submitted items. 


** Artist Portfolio Magazine respects your email privacy and will not at any time give out or sell your email address. We will only use your email address to inform you on news and happenings with Artist Portfolio Magazine.

Artist Portfolio Magazine - Online art competition
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