Call Type: Competitions
Eligibility: National
City: Edgartown
State: Massachusetts
Fee: $10.00
Entry Deadline: 7/28/19
Artist Elizabeth R. Whelan invites you to enter the Martha’s Vineyard Drawing Prize, a competition established to encourage the pursuit of excellence in drawing. Entries may be created using graphite, charcoal, Conté, silverpoint, and pen & ink, or other suitable drawing media.

The theme for this year’s competition is ‘The Ties That Bind’.

This will be an online-only competition, judged by a gallery director, a collector, and an artist from the Martha’s Vineyard arts community.

Deadline for submission is Sunday, July 28, 2019.

Each artist may submit up to 3 works. Categories of drawing can include academic, realistic, contemporary, fantasy, historic, etc.

1st Place $500
2nd Place $350
3rd Place $150
with additional in-kind and cash awards to be announced.

Prizes and awards will be announced Sunday, August 11, 2019.

Finalists’ work will be displayed on the Martha’s Vineyard Drawing Prize website for one year, including website link and biographical i…