Check out some of the Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize 2022 Traditional Art entries!

There is now just 1 month left to enter the Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize! So to inspire you to submit your own work, we are excited to share some of the amazing entries we have received so far in the RAYMAR Traditional Art Award category.

Global Exposure + Over US$57,000 in Cash & Prizes to be Won!

If you would like to have your work published in Beautiful Bizarre Magazine, win US$10,000 cash, see your work exhibited alongside 80+ of the best contemporary artists in the prestigious annual Beautiful Bizarre Magazine curated exhibition, win advertising packages, and of course receive worldwide exposure for your practice – enter today!

The Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize celebrates diversity and excellence in the representational visual arts, in all static mediums including Traditional Art media, Digital Art media, and Photographic media; and all styles from realism and hyperrealism, to pop surrealism and lowbrow.

The Prize seeks to inspire creatives from around the world to pursue a life and career in the arts, and to help careers grow through funding and increased exposure of their work to galleries, collectors and media globally.

RAYMAR Traditional Art Award

The RAYMAR Traditional Art Award 1st prize winner will receive:

  • $3,000 cash, generously donated by RAYMAR, creators of the finest panels! Panels are their passion. They craft their panels with the world’s finest materials to serve as the foundation for your artwork. 
  • $1,500 cash, generously donated by SmArt School, providing superior online art mentorships since 2011, where you learn from professional artists. 
  • $1,500 cash, generously donated by Rosemary Brushes, the finest quality handmade Artists’ Brushes.
  • A coupon to enjoy Linktree PRO for free for 12 months.
  • Receive a beautiful, specially commissioned glass art award trophy.
  • The opportunity to exhibit in the prestigious Beautiful Bizarre Magazine exhibition at Modern Eden Gallery, in San Francisco, CA USA, alongside 80+ of the world’s best contemporary representational artists.
  • Exposure to a successful commercial gallery’s collector base with the opportunity to sell their work.
  • 3 month social media advertising package (Beautiful Bizarre Magazine: 1 million+ followers across all social platforms).
  • Exclusive in-depth interview published on the Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize and Beautiful Bizarre Magazine websites + shared on social media.
  • A year’s worth of inspiration – a print subscription to Beautiful Bizarre Magazine.
  • + most importantly, receive worldwide exposure!

2nd and 3rd prize winners will receive:

Grand Prize Winner

The Grand Prize Winner of the 2022 Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize will receive:

2021 Award Categories

Entries close: Midnight 17 July 2022 [Los Angeles, USA time]

Entry fee is US$40 to cover administrative costs. Enter the Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize today!

Take a peek at some of the wonderful entries we have received so far in the RAYMAR Traditional Art Award category below.

‘Summer Bun’ Acrylic paint on canvas, by Leia Frazier
‘The Weaving’ Oil on acm panel, by Narelle Zeller
‘Amazonia’ Oil on linen, by Angela Gram
‘Cognoscenti’ Acrylic on canvas, by Frederick Clarke
‘Twilight in the Shallows’ Watercolour, gouache, and pencil on paper, by Noah Norrid
‘Meeting with the Goddess’ Oil and gold leaf on ACM panel, by Karen Remsen
‘Tercet Sum’ Egg Tempera on Traditional Icon Panels, by E. E. Kono

The Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize is administered by Australian based, international contemporary art magazine, Beautiful Bizarre Magazine.

Entries Open: 1 February 2022

Entries Close: Midnight 17 July 2022 [Los Angeles, USA time]

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