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Academic Artists Association 71st Annual Exhibition of Traditional Realism

Entry Deadline: March 13, 2021

Show Opens (goes live): Sunday, April 18, 2021

Due to the uncertainty caused by the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, and the restrictions it has caused, the 2021 show will be an online show. We recognize that this is not ideal, but it is in the best interests of everyone’s safety – artists, patrons, volunteers and staff.

Because it will be an online show, there are no dimensional restrictions. Also due to its format and the fact that it will not require shipping or receiving of art, we’ve opened submissions to artists beyond the USA.

New this year:


No size restrictions

Up to $7,500 in awards; $1,000 Best in Show

2021 Awards Judge: Hale Johnson

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