ArtFields® is a unique Art Competition and Celebration to be held in the historic community of Lake City, South Carolina. This 10-day event features live music, dancing, delicious Southern foods, and cash prizes totaling $100,000 that will be awarded to winning artists, including the $50,000 Top Prize, the $25,000 Juried Panel prize, the $12,500 People’s Choice 2-D, and the $12,500 People’s Choice 3-D.
Winning entries will be determined by votes from ArtFields® attendees and a juried panel. Mark your calendar–ArtFields® will take place April 25-May 4, 2014.
ArtFields® is a charitable program of Lake City Partnership Council, a federally-recognized tax-exempt public charity, which mission is to improve the quality of life and promote the well-being of the citizens residing within the community of Lake City, South Carolina. ArtFields® is designed to provide opportunities for the cultivation of artists and to offer educational and arts programs for the benefit of the public.ArtFields® Annual Report ArtFields® Economic Impact Report
When ArtFields® kicks off on April 25, 2014, the historic farming community of Lake City will be overflowing with an incredible collection of original artwork from artists across the Southeast. Join us to celebrate Lake City’s rich agricultural past, present, and future. All attendees are encouraged to vote for their favorite artists while enjoying ArtFields® in Lake City. Your vote could help an artist win a share of $100,000 in cash prizes.
Voting will begin closer to the event. Please check back for more info.
ArtFields® will offer the largest cash prize of any art contest in the Southeast, awarding one Top Prize of $50,000, a Juried Panel Prize of $25,000, and a People’s Choice prize of $12,500 for two-dimensional art and $12,500 for three-dimensional art to winners of the ArtFields® 2014 arts competition. The contest will be open to emerging and established artists at all levels of recognition and education who reside in the 12 Southeastern states (Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia). Two-dimensional and three-dimensional artwork will be the categories for submission. The call for submissions opens Wednesday, October 30, 2013. Learn How it Works