Call for Submissions

"Artist of the Month" Juried Exhibition

UPWARD gallery



Jan 31, 2023


Jan 18, 2023

UPWARD Gallery invites artists worldwide to submit artwork to our juried art exhibition and competition, Artist of the Month, January 2023.

All artists 18 and older are encouraged to submit their work in any medium, style, and genre.

All accepted pieces will be displayed in our online gallery at

The winners (1st place) are interviewed by the UPWARD Gallery editors for publication in the printed edition UPWARD’s Quarterly and on our site.

Each entrants of the competition receives a personal page in the UPWARD gallery, where they can show their art and tell about themselves.

Selected works will be featured in curated galleries on our site.

All entrants will receive electronic certificates based on the results of the competition.


Acceptable mediums include all traditional art media (e.g., oil, watercolor, acrylic, pastel, mixed media, gouache, egg tempera, pen and ink; drawing media such as graphite, charcoal, colored pencils, scratch board, markers, metal point), digital painting, arts and crafts (beadwork, pottery, embroidery, floristry, batik, stained glass, two-dimensional collage and fabric art as well, etc.).

Entry fee: from $9 per entry. For artists under 22 - $6 per entry.