CollexArts’ new art call, Ode to the Ocean, seeks artwork that celebrates the many facets of our ocean from shorelines to underwater landscapes, quiet moments, and other elements of the ocean that have inspired artists for centuries.
Submit contemporary original artwork in keeping with the theme. Traditional and experimental styles will be considered. Accepting 2D work such as paintings, drawings, prints, photographs, and collages.
Koch is well known for his colorful, panoramic landscapes. He is an emeritus professor at the Maryland Institute College of Art, and his work can be found in the permanent collections of seventeen American art museums. More information about the juror can be found here: https://philipkoch.org/.
The Purchase Prize finalists will be contacted by CollexArt and the $1000 Purchase Award will be given to one artist or shared among 2 to 3 individuals. The Purchase Award winner/s will be showcased in the CollexArt website.
Part of the proceeds of this art call will be donated to Oceana, an organization that is focused exclusively on protecting the world’s oceans.
*If you are a Purchase Award winner you understand that the CollexArt Patrons intend to acquire your work. Artists submitting for the Purchase Award should value their work in accordance with prior sales history or the amount a gallery would pay for the work without their commission fee added. In the case of an international acquisition, CollexArt Patrons pay for customs and importation fees.
The entry fee is $36.00 for up to 5 images and $2 each for each additional image up to 10 images in total. You can request to apply the $36 submission fee towards a CollexArt membership. Submission fees are not refundable.
Entry Deadline: October 16th, 2022
Artist Notification: October 28th, 2022
Copyright and More
Artists maintain their copyright. Artists grant permission to Collexart and Kodexio, which is the managing company, to store submission images and related data, to showcase the artists' work in associated websites as part of the goals and mission of CollexArt. Artists agree to abide by the terms and conditions of the call for entry.
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