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What is Art Week?

Art Week is exactly what it sounds like! A whole week devoted to the Arts at UMBC. What to expect: Workshops, Gallery Spaces, Showcases, DIY events, and more! 


Zine and Gallery Submissions

The Art Week Gallery and Zine are a place for any and all print artwork submissions. All submissions must be digital (scanned or digital medium), along with an Art Week Zine, you will also receive the prints we produce for the gallery, free of charge. This is not exclusive to the Art Week theme.

The deadline is October 21, 2018 at 11:59pm.


Design Challenge Submissions

The Design challenge will be to design a poster for an Animal - Plant Hybrid. Please make your design 11” x 17” (Landscape or Portrait is fine).

Submissions to the Design Challenge will be hung in the Art Week Gallery and judged by a panel of volunteers during Art Week 2018. You will receive a copy of your print for free, and prizes will be given to the winner.

The deadline is October 21, 2018 at 11:59pm.


10-Second Motion Challenge & Film Showcase Submissions

The theme of Art Week 2018 is botanical/growth! For the animation challenge it can be as generic as growth to leave open a number of possibilities. Submissions to the 10-Second Motion Challenge will be screened to the public and judged by a panel of volunteers during Art Week 2018. This will be followed by the Film Showcase. Please submit one piece per form, you can submit more than one!

The deadline is October 21, 2018 at 11:59pm.


Condom Art Competition

Compete in the Condom Art Competition! Entry is free and the winning team will receive prizes! Enter below to register your group and get more information on picking up your condoms. The artwork will be due Friday, 9 Nov on Mainstreet by 11:45am.

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