is a powerful tool to evoke social change. Without uttering a single
word, artists can enlighten, educate and effect change around the world.
Embracing Our Differences invites
you to participate in creating a society where differences are embraced
and individuality is celebrated. Become a part of this exciting change
by submitting your visual art to the 14th annual Embracing Our Differences international juried competition.
Featuring 45 billboard-size images (16 feet by 12.5 feet), the
exhibit will be displayed April and May 2017 along Sarasota's bay front
in Southwest Florida USA. Since 2004 the displays have hosted more
than two million visitors for a very unique opportunity to experience
the importance of diversity in our lives.
$3,000 in cash awards will be given.
Artists are asked to submit their interpretation of the theme
"enriching lives through diversity."
Who Can Enter?
photographers, professionals, amateurs, teachers, students - all ages -
everyone can participate. National and international submissions are
encouraged. There is no entry fee and you may submit more than one
Submit online or postmark by January 10, 2017
to learn more and
view prior winning entries
Submit a Quotation