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2015 Armstrong National 2-D Exhibition

We have extended the deadline for submissions due to website complications. The new deadline will be October 30, 2015

Online Application and Instructions  

The Armstrong Fine Arts Gallery is now accepting submissions for its 5th Annual Armstrong National 2-D Competition Exhibition. We are looking for talented young and mid-career artists throughout the nation whose work covers a variety of concepts and addresses different issues and technical considerations in art.

The Armstrong Fine Arts Gallery was started in 1976 and currently hosts over nine exhibitions per calendar year.


Open to all artists who live in the United States and work with 2-D media, including drawing, graphic design, painting, textiles, print-making, and photography. Artwork must not weigh more than 60 pounds or exceed 50 inches on any side including frames. Returning applicants and alumni are eligible to reapply.

Online Submission

Your application must be completed and submitted online by the submission deadline. Scroll down to view and complete the online application.

You can submit up to five images of artwork for review. Please note that image size and labeling are very important. Image files must be JPEG only, no larger than 1,000 pixels in height or width, and a resolution of 72 pixels per inch.

Image files must be labeled LastNameFirstName_Image#_ArtworkTitle.jpg.

Ex. SmithPat_3_ManByLake.jpg

Please include a $30 non-refundable check or money order made out to Armstrong State University. If you wish to submit more than three images, there is an additional charge of $5 per extra image. Add the extra image fee(s) to your check or money order.

Mail check or money order to:
Armstrong State University
Department of Art, Music & Theatre
Armstrong Fine Arts Gallery
11935 Abercorn Street
Savannah, GA 31419


First Prize: $500
Second Prize: $250
Third Prize: $100
Fourth Prize: Honorable Mention Certificate

Submission Timeline

10.20.2015 Submission deadline

11.2.2015 Notification of applicant’s entry status into the exhibition

 12.1.2015 Accepted work needs to be delivered no later than December 1

 12.14.2015–1.22.20161.22.2016 Exhibition

 1.25.2016 Artwork pickup*

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