International Biennial Portrait Competition

July 7 – September 2, 2023

The 2023 International Biennial Portrait Competition will be juried by

Aaron Sidorenko of Calgary, Canada

Eligibility; You must be at least 18 to enter. Artist must have a personal relationship with the sitter. Work must have been completed within the past two years.

Entry Fee of $50

Cash Awards

You may enter up to 4 works

Exhibition Timeline


Jan. 27      CALL for ART OPENS

Apr. 1    DEADLINE to Enter at Midnight CST.

Apr. 15    On or before Notification of Acceptance

Jun. 30     All accepted works must arrive on or before this date!

Jul. 7     Exhibition opens with a Reception from 6-8pm. Free and Open to the Public

Sep. 2        Exhibition Closes

Please click here for submission form and guidelines.