Be The Next BIG name in Visual Arts
Bombay Sapphire and Russell Simmons’ Rush Philanthropic Art Foundation teamed up to create the Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series, a nationwide search for the newest wave of imaginative artists.
ELIGIBILITY: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Open only to U.S. residents 21 years of age or older, void in California, Utah, Rhode Island and where prohibited or restricted by law, regulation, rule or otherwise. Subject to all applicable federal and state laws and regulations. Contest begins at 12:01 a.m. EST, June 7, 2011 and ends at 11:59 p.m. EST on August 31, 2011.
TO ENTER: To enter online go to www.complex.com/sapphireart, www.juxtapoz.com, www.curatedmag.com, www.deviantart.com or www.facebook.com/bombaysapphire and follow the instructions for creating and submitting your visual arts piece. Please complete the online Official Entry Form by entering your full legal name, complete mailing address, daytime/evening phone numbers, e-mail address, and date of birth and attach an image of your visual arts piece in JPEG format (all fields required). Click on the "submit" button to transmit your entry. The visual arts piece submitted must be the exclusive and original work of the entrant. If you do not want your e-mail address used for future marketing and promotional purposes, please leave the opt-in box unchecked on the entry form.
You may create your visual arts piece in any medium, including using the computer program of your choice, but the image submitted must be in JPEG format in order to be eligible. Use of any computer or computer program is not provided by the Sponsor.
Enter as often as you like, but each entry must be submitted separately with a limit of one (1) entry per person per day. All entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. EST, August 31, 2011.
SECOND PRIZES: Twenty (20) Second Prize Winners, will each receive a trip to Miami, Florida, as described below, to participate in the 2011 BOMBAY SAPPHIRE Artisan Series Finale Competition in December 2011.
GRAND PRIZES: Two (2) Grand Prize Winners will be selected from the twenty (20) Second Prize Winners attending the 2011 BOMBAY SAPPHIRE Artisan Series Finale Competition taking place in Miami, Florida in December 2011. Each Grand Prize Winner will display each of their winning visual arts pieces at Rush Arts Gallery in New York City during the month of February 2012. Each Grand Prize Winner will receive a trip to New York, New York