2017 ART PRINT

CALLING ALL ARTISTS

WIN $1,000 IN THE 2017 ART PRINT CONTEST

THE ART PRINT

This year we are reaching out to the Mississippi Gulf Coast community to help us create the 2017 race art print to commemorate the event.

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Submit work via our online widget (See below) by September 15, 2017.  Artists may submit up to three works to be considered for the art print.

ELIGIBILITY

Anyone over the age of 18

IMPORTANT DATES

Submission deadline: on September 15, 2017

Notify Winner: by September 30, 2017

Announcement: in October 2017


WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

Work that fits with the Mississippi Gulf Coast Marathon’s  mission of celebrating running along the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Artists working in two-dimensional media (including but not limited to painting, photography, digital media, watercolors, printmaking, etc.) are invited to submit their work for consideration. Works will be judged anonymously on the following criteria:

(1) conceptual & aesthetic quality;

(2) fits with the mission of “celebrating running in Mississippi”

(3) overall artistic merit.

The panel of jurors will include both art professionals &  representatives from the Mississippi Gulf Coast Marathon.

PRIZES & RECOGNITION

The artist selected to be featured will receive a $1,000 cash prize. The artist will also have the opportunity for space at the 2017 Mississippi Gulf Coast Marathon Expo where they can sign and number prints of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Marathon Art Print, have the original work featured up for sale, and display/sell any other original works of theirs (The race will take no commission on any works sold). The artist will also receive up to 25 prints of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Marathon Art Print that can be sold or distributed at the artist’s discretion.

CONTACT

Artists with questions regarding this opportunity are encouraged to contact

Runner Support

Email: info@msgulfcoastmarathon.com

SUBMIT ARTWORK 

PRESENTING PARTNERS OF THE COASTAL RUNNING FEST

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Official Host Hotel

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Visit Mississippi Gulf Coast

Tucked away between New Orleans, Louisiana and Mobile, Alabama, there’s 62 miles of scenic coastline just waiting for you to discover. A place where you can run, paddle, swim and drift the day away.

Plan your trip and learn more about things to do –
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