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Wed, 09 August, 2017

Art Collector Call for Artists

STELLA is seeking contemporary visual artists for our upcoming 2017 Art Collector edition. The works of up to 18 winning artists will be featured in our OCT/NOV edition. Enjoy this opportunity for your work to be selected for publication and seen by thousands of readers world-wide.

STELLA recognises works with purpose, culture, educational value, community impact, thoroughness and accuracy in presentation of issues, creativity and originality in approach to subject matter and effectiveness of presentation, and demonstrated technical skill in the entry’s production.

Entry guidelines:
This call is open to all professional artists: Pacific Islander, Indigenous, and international, emerging & established, over 18 years of age. Please submit your full application including images (refer to image preparation) and payment by our deadline for consideration. Entry fee is AUD$35 via Paypal with a $5 fee for each additional JPG you submit for publication. A maximum of ten images is allowed per submission. Application forms are available below. Deadline: 11 Sep 2017

STELLA takes into consideration the quality of work, presentation, and applicability to fulfill the mission of STELLA magazine. STELLA reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove portions of these calls for artists, at any time. Only complete applications will be considered for review. Notifications will be emailed to winners by 15 September 2017.


Eligible Media

Images of Painting, Sculpture, Ceramics, Photography, Mixed media, Digital art, Installation art, Earth art, Video art will be considered.


Submission Guidelines 

(Please submit all entry materials to

1. Send four low-resolution digital images of original work (please have high resolution images ready to supply).

2. Provide a current artist statement

3. Respond to STELLA’s artist application questions

4. Go to to complete the application fee of $35 (covers four images, additional images $5 each, max. ten images).

5. Send payment to

Entries that are received without previous payment will be automatically dismissed.



1.     “WINNER” works of up to five artists will be featured in two full pages in the OCT/NOV edition of STELLA magazine.

2.     Up to four “Exceptional Entries” One medium sized image, and short statement will be featured in a collective profile segment.

3.     Up to nine “Honorable Mention Awards” One smaller image, artist name and website information will be featured in STELLA’s groove section.




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