Artist of the Month April 2017

Artavita will feature each month on our home page the Artist of the Month, in 3 categories:

Painting and other 2-dimensional media

Sculpture and other 3-dimensional media

Photography and digital art

All fine art media will be considered, subsumed into the above three categories.

The winners will be featured the following month on the home page of the Artavita website.

Deadline for April entries: Sunday, April 30 

The winners will be announced on Thursday, 4 May 

Participation fee  $15 per image 

Upload as many images as you like 

Only images duly entered in the contest and paid for will be considered.STEPS FOR PARTICIPATION: Sign upor if you are already a member, Sign in. 

Click on Artists Contest and then click on Upload a contest entry.When you upload the images you want, select payment by Credit card or PayPal. If your receive an error message when you upload images, it means they are very big. You can reduce the size to 600 pixels or you can send us the images by email. We will send you a PayPal invoice and when we receive the payment we will enter them for you. Please upload only JPG  files.

Contact us for help at tel +1 805 770 5136

5533 Cathedral Oaks Road

Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

Tel  805.770.5136


Despina Tunberg - Curator, Art Director of World Wide Art Los Angeles Thomas Tunberg - Editor, Art Director of World Wide Art Los Angeles M.T Design - Artist and Art Consultant

You can submit as many images of your art as you want!

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One potential Grand Prize winner will be selected by our judges: Despina Tunberg — Curator, Founder of the International Contemporary Masters publication, The Important World Artists, organizer of International art Festivals, Thomas Tunberg Founder of International Masters of Photography publication.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: I am not a member of Artavita. How can I participate in the contest?

A: Sign up and then click on Artists Contests and then Participate in this Contest.

Q: I am a member of Artavita. I am trying to sign in but I get an error message. What can I do?

A: Click on Sign in and then Under the box Forgot your password? enter your email address. You will receive a message to reset your password. If you don’t remember the email address you signed up with, contact us.

Q: How many images I should upload?

A: You can upload as many images as you want but you have to know that only images in the contest can win.
The more images you upload, the more possibilities to win!

Q: What about if I have less images in the competition but I am a winner? Can you ask me to send you more images after the contest is over?

A: No! We award the images in the contest only. Not the artist's general portfolio. You cannot win with images that are not in the contest.
Make sure you participate with enough images so you can win the whole prize.

Q: My images don’t upload. I get an Error message.

A: Your images are very big and the system rejects them. Make sure each image is less than 300 KB and in JPG or GIF format. If you don’t know how to reduce the size, send them to us by email. We will send them back to you to upload them or if you prefer, we will send you a PayPal invoice and when we receive the payment we will enter them in the contest.

Q: I uploaded my images and I received a message that my payment went through. How do I know my images are in the contest?

If your images have been uploaded correctly and your payment went through, you will see your images on the page The latest images entered show up there. When more images have been entered in the contest, click on the arrow to the right of the last image, to see older entries.

If this information is not enough, please contact us!

Use of Entry

Artavita Contest has no intention of reselling reproductions or images of your work, or using them for any commercial means outside the terms of the contest.