ArtFields call for submissions now open!

Emerging and professional artists from Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia are invited to submit  works to the 2014 ArtFields Art Competition to compete for $100,000 in cash prizes. ArtFields takes place April 25 – May 4 in Lake City, S.C.

Find complete entry guidelines online. Submission deadline is Dec. 13, 2013 at 11:59 p.m.

New for 2014 are two People’s Choice Awards (four winners total): People’s Choice 2-Dimensional ($12,500) and People’s Choice 3-Dimensional ($12,500).

Winning entries will be determined by votes from ArtFields attendees and a juried panel.

In 2013, South Carolina artists won both the $50,000 Top Prize (Jim Arendt, pictured below) and the $25,000 People’s Choice (Kirkland Smith) Awards.

ArtFields features live music, dancing, delicious Southern foods, and cash prizes for artists totaling $100,000. ArtFields was launched in 2013 to expand educational and cultural offerings and re-energize economic development of the Lake City community through promotion of the arts.