A Visual Feast: The Art of Food

An Online Exhibition sponsored by Southern Tier Center for Emerging Artists (STCEA) http://www.southerntierartists.com
Deadline For Submissions: September 15, 2023
Show Dates: October 1 - October 31, 2023

Eligibility: International artists age 16+
All styles and mediums welcome

Entry Fee: $30 for up to 3 entries; maximum 3 entries
Charitable Contributions:
20% of proceeds benefit The Food Bank of the Southern Tier.

Awards: Best in Show (Cash Prize), Awards of Distinction, Artists' Choice, People's Choice Awards

Show Prospectus

If you're a foodie excited about showcasing the world of food through art, then this show is the perfect fit for you. All styles and mediums are welcome. Here is a taste of possible ways to explore food in art:

  • Table settings: Get ready to be blown away by the creativity and attention to detail that goes into how food is plated and presented. From color schemes to centerpieces to cutlery selection, every aspect of the table captured through art will showcase the beauty of the feast.
  • Food styling: Have you ever wondered how those beautiful food photos you see on Instagram are created? From adding garnishes to adjusting lighting, you'll see how every detail matters when it comes to making food look its best.
  • Food production: From small-scale gardens and family farms to large industrial operations, you'll get a glimpse through art into how food is produced around the world.
  • Culture and cuisine: Explore the link between food and culture as you capture how different cuisines reflect the history and traditions of the people who create them.

Overall, this show promises to be a feast for the eyes and the mind, showcasing the artistry and complexity of the world of food.

20% of exhibit proceeds benefit The Food Bank of the Southern Tier, serving Broome, Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, Tioga and Tompkins counties.

A Best in Show (cash prize) and Awards of Distinction will be awarded to the works of highest artistic merit based on technical skill, creativity, innovation, and adherence to theme. An Artists' Choice and People's Choice award will also be selected based on popular vote.

With the option to submit up to three entries for just $30, this is an affordable and accessible way to increase your art's visibility. So why not submit your work today and see where it can take you?

About Southern Tier Center for Emerging Artists (STCEA)

STCEA provides a safe space for you to build creative confidence. Our affordable exhibition entry fees allow you to submit and have your work evaluated through a competitive juried show process that is welcoming to art students, new and emerging artists, and seasoned artists alike.

Having your work displayed in an international juried show is a great way to boost your artistic presence, increase sales, and build your exhibition portfolio for future show opportunities, gallery representation, or entrance to MFA programs - or just for fun and personal growth!

Our online exhibits are good for the environment and your pocketbook - you save shipping fees and artwork preparation costs as your work is professionally displayed in an online gallery with shareable links for your website and social media feeds.

Plus, you can direct viewers to your online shop, where you’ll keep 100% of the proceeds for any artwork sold through exposure from an STCEA exhibit.

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