The art will be judged on four primary artistic elements:
Skill / ability (25%)
Finalist Judging Round
If your artwork is selected as a finalist, you will be contacted the in 30 days after submission and invited to deliver to us (mail to our headquarter) your original artwork for the final judging round.
Arts For Future
Mailing Address: 39120 Argonaut Way #756, Fremont, CA 94538
If your artwork is selected as a finalist, please send a fee of $15 (US dollar) to Innovative Bay for framing and certificate shipping. You will be contacted via emails with more details.
Finalists’ artwork delivery deadline: Jan 31, 2019
All finalists’ original artwork pieces will be a collection to Arts For Future through and will be displayed at Peninsula Museum of Art.
Note: The expense of getting the original artwork to the judging location is the responsibility of the finalists.
Teachers will receive Teaching Award if more than 5 of his/her students’ work got into final round of Competition. And certificate will be awarded to each teacher. List of Teaching Award will be published in the international media including ABC, NBC, CBS, Ifeng etc.
Our World, Our Future
Preliminary Judging Round
Submit an online entry form with a digital photo of your work by Nov 30, 2018.
Once your artwork is completed, you will take a good digital picture of it to submit by email at the time you submit your online entry form. Do not send your original artwork for the preliminary judging round. A team of judges will review all entries and select finalists in each age category and each artwork category. Finalists will be contacted in 30 days after submission via email.
Awards & Honors
Grand Prize, First Place, Second Place, Third Place and Honorable Mention in each age group will receive a certificate.
Grand Prize, First Place, Second Place work will be showed in art exhibition in Google San Francisco and Peninsula Museum of Art and be published in the international media including ABC, NBC, CBS, Ifeng, Sina, Sohu etc.
Phone: (510) 556-3969
Entry Deadline : Nov 30, 2018
Entries must be submitted electronically at Arts For Future. Students may submit up to 2 pieces.
Artwork must be submitted in .jpg or .png format. File naming convention: Lastname_FirstInitial_Title.jpg (example: Smith_Jone_Dream.jpg)
Artwork should be flat and created (in inches) not exceed 11″×17″ (29.7 cm ×42 cm).
Each group will receive a Grand Prize, First Place, Second Place, Third Place and Honorable Mention if more than 200, 100, 50 ,20 student submit their work online. And certificate will be awarded to each organization. List of Group Award will be published in the international media including ABC, NBC, CBS, Ifeng etc.
Calling Artists: K-12
Group 1 (Age 6 and under）
Group 2 (Age 7-12）
Group 3 (Age 13-17）
ARTS FOR FUTURE
Arts For Future is inviting students from all over the world to use their talents, imagination, and creativity to create original artwork “Our World, Our Future”. 2018-19 California International Student Art Contest is launched by 501C3 Non-Profit Organization Arts for Future and Peninsula Museum of Art. Organized by Innovative Bay.
Participants’ artwork must be original.
Art can represent the following mediums: drawing and painting (i.e., pencil, charcoal, pastels, colored pencils, oil paints, acrylics, water media, mixed media) and photography.
Students give permission to Arts For Future to exhibit, reproduce, copy and print artwork for the purpose of promoting and publishing.