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33rd Chelsea International Fine Art Competition

33rd Chelsea International Fine Art Competition—Opens on February 6, 2018

33rd Chelsea International Fine Art Competition—Opens on February 6, 2018

The Chelsea International Fine Art Competition (CIFAC) is an opportunity for both amateur and professional artists to submit their artwork for a chance to exhibit in New York City and receive valuable promotional benefits as well as cash prizes. 
The work of selected artists will be presented at Agora Gallery, an elegant street-level space located in the heart of the Chelsea arts district next to the High Line in New York City. Agora Gallery attracts thousands of visitors with its welcoming interiors and striking exterior. All awards are geared toward giving the winners valuable exposure with an aim to accelerate their art careers and encourage future productivity.

33rd Chelsea International Fine Art Competition—Opens on February 6, 2018

Artists from across the globe are invited to enter the 33rd Annual Chelsea International Fine Art Competition. With a fierce dedication to promoting the arts and discovering and exposing new talent, the CIFAC continues its tradition of honoring selected artists and awarding prizes aimed at giving artists invaluable exposure to promote career growth and boost recognition.

“The Chelsea International Fine Art Competition is one of the most established prominent international competition today. Juried by a panel of experts in the contemporary art world, the competition provides artists working in all media an opportunity to be seen and to possibly be showcased in the most relevant art market in the world. Come join our family of artists and share your work with art experts who recognize real talent when they see it!” -Angela Di Bello, Executive Director, Agora Gallery

This year’s competition awards are valued at over $70,000 and are designed specifically to support our larger mission: to promote the spread of extraordinary and innovative art in our modern world and to ensure the future productivity and enhance the careers of selected artists.

Aside from cash prizes, other awards include participation in the collective exhibition, magazine profiles, valuable PR opportunities and an honorable mention and a complimentary entry to the 34th Chelsea International Fine Art Competition (Feb. 2019). A portion of the gallery’s proceeds from artwork sales will be donated to the Children’s Heart Foundation.

“Before entering the gallery, I experienced an OMG! moment, when I saw that one of my works was selected for the outdoor display poster. Once inside, my feelings were a little vague at first. Even standing there, in the space, I was still trying to absorb the fact that my artwork was being exhibited in a New York gallery. Then I felt honored, humbled, and delighted, all at the same time. I was very impressed with the thoughtfulness in which the work was displayed. The whole show looked great!.” -Rosanne Wolfe, United States, 2017

Selected Artist The 2018 Chelsea International Fine Art Competition will be accepting entries February 6th – March 12th , 2018.

Results are announced on April 23rd, 2018, with the competition exhibition scheduled for August 14–25, 2018.

Interested? Ready to seize the opportunity and take your career to the next level? Visit http://www.agora-gallery.com/competition/ for competition details and instructions on how to enter. You can also contact us at [email protected]

33rd Chelsea International Fine Art Competition—Opens on February 6, 201833rd Chelsea International Fine Art Competition—Opens on February 6, 2018