How it Works

How it Works
ArtFields® will award $100,000 in prize money during our second annual event April 24-May 2, 2015 in Lake City, South Carolina. Selected artists will be invited to exhibit their work in one of the historic downtown Lake City venues, from a former mercantile to a barbershop for ten days. Art competition winners will be determined by popular choice and juried panel votes. Voters will have to be present in Lake City, SC to cast their votes during ArtFields®.

How to Submit:



Step Two – Notification of Acceptance
1. All submissions will be reviewed by an independent panel of visual arts professionals and rated on a scale from 1 to 5 (1 = lowest score; 5 = highest score).
2. The top-rated 400 artists will be invited to exhibit during ArtFields® 2014 in Lake City, South Carolina.
3. You will be contacted via e-mail no later than Wednesday, January 15, 2014.

Step Three – Venue Selection
1. Venues will view selected artworks through a private gallery on
2. You will be invited by the venue no later than Friday, February 21, 2014 via e-mail.
3. An Artist and Venue Hosting Agreement will be signed to confirm your participation.
4. Artist and Venue Hosting Agreement must be completed and returned by Friday, March 14, 2014.

The venues are responsible for consulting with the Fine Arts Coordinator before inviting artists to exhibit in their space. This will ensure venues will display each artwork in the most fitting, safe environment with sufficient room for viewing.