ENDANGERED ART & PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST

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You are invited to enter the 2nd annual ENDANGERED Art & Photography Contest. This global, juried, online art contest aims to focus attention on the plight of endangered and threatened species/habitats. The challenge is to interpret or reflect ENDANGERED through either:

  • Celebration of the beauty of endangered or threatened species/habitats
  • Illustration of the threats facing endangered species/habitats

Please note – species do not have to be formally listed as endangered in order to be eligible for this contest as long as an element of threat exists.

The Categories for entries (the “Categories”) are:

  • Fine Art (including Sculpture)
  • Photography
  • Wearable Art (including Jewelry)

The contest opens 17th February, 2014 and the deadline for submission is 3rd October 2014. Please click here for full Contest details.

Cash prizes totaling $2,750 will be awarded in each category. Prizewinners plus an invited selection of other entries of significant merit will be exhibited in the Wynwood district of Miami December 4th-6th, 2014, during Art Basel week.

Young Artists with birthdays on or before October 3rd, 1997, are encouraged to enter their work (in the Youth Category. We will accept individual or class/group entries. Please enter jpeg images of your work through the Juried Art Services website checking the category Young Artists/Youth.

Young artist entries should be accompanied by a donation of $5 for each entry which goes directly to the Center for Great Apes.

Cash prizes totaling $500 will be awarded in the Young Artists Contest. First Prize will receive $250, Second Prize will receive $150 and Third Prize will receive $100.

This contest is being run to raise funds for the Center for Great Apes. All proceeds go to the Center for Great Apes, a US IRS designated 501(c)(3) charitable organization providing a permanent sanctuary for great apes in need of lifetime care. A donation of $25 is required for each entry and goes directly to the Center for Great Apes. All expenses are sponsored so that the donations from this contest go directly to fund the Center.

The Center for Great Apes is solely the beneficiary of the funds from this Contest; it has no role in the organization or management of this contest. The Center for Great Apes cannot be held responsible for any issue relating to this Contest.