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The Chelsea International Fine Art Competition Celebrates 33 Years of Extraordinary Art and Artists

The Chelsea International Fine Art Competition is an ideal way to gain valuable exposure for your artwork and exhibit your talent to a wider international audience. With a distinguished panel of jurors and more than $70,000 in valuable prizes, the 2018 Chelsea International Fine Art Competition is an event not to be missed.

The competition is open to visual artists from around the world at any stage of their careers. Artists are invited to submit in any of the following mediums: painting, sculpture, photography, drawing, mixed media, and print. Art submitted to the competition will be reviewed by a panel of expert jurors, each representing a different field in the art world, ensuring a fair and balanced judgment process.

“The Chelsea International Fine Art Competition is one of the most established prominent international competition today. Juried by a panel of experts in the contemporary art world, the competition provides artists working in all media an opportunity to be seen and to possibly be showcased in the most relevant art market in the world. Come join our family of artists and share your work with art experts who recognize real talent when they see it!”

-Angela Di Bello, Executive Director, Agora Gallery


Discover the valuable art prizes offered by the 2018 Chelsea International Fine Art Competition. Prize levels include cash awards and valuable international exposure in ARTisSpectrum Magazine and ARTmine.com.


Read the competition guidelines to see if you are eligible to enter, and learn how to enter.


 Meet the jurors, a rotating panel of influential voices in the art world that includes creators, critics, curators, and gallerists.


 See the results from past competitions.


 Meet the partners who support the Chelsea International Fine Art Competition, making a significant contribution to the art community and aiming to better the world at large.

Artist Testimonials

Competition Calendar

Early Bird: January 27th, 2019

Competition Opens: February 5th, 2019

Entry Deadline: March 12th, 2019

Results Announced: April 16th 2019

Exhibition: August 10th - 20th, 2019

2017 Selected Artwork

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Holly Wilson, 'The Detonation of Exuberant Spangle',
Sculpture, 28" x 66" x 32"

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