The 2021 Artists of the Upstate Juried Exhibition is a local art exhibition presented by Artisphere (supported by a grant from the Metropolitan Arts Council). It is open to artists 18+ living in Upstate South Carolina (Greenville, Spartanburg, Anderson, Pickens, Oconee, Greenwood, Laurens, Cherokee, Union, Abbeville counties).  Entries must be original works of art that have been completed within the last three years. This juried exhibition seeks to recognize the outstanding quality and diversity of work being generated by artists of Upstate South Carolina. The exhibition is not judged in media categories. Due to Covid-19, the Artists of the Upstate exhibit may be virtual again this year. The accepted artists will be featured on the Artisphere website and shared on Artisphere’s social media channels. Cash prizes will be awarded to four award winners.

Four cash prizes will be distributed including:

  • Best in Show ($1,000)
  • 2nd Place ($750)
  • 3rd Place ($500)
  • Merit Award ($250)

Deadline for Entry: Friday, April 9, 2021
Notification of acceptance emailed: Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Work will be featured on the Artisphere website and social media channels during and after Artisphere 2021.

APPLY: https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=8700