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I found this while I was intuitively surfing the web. Thought you may find it useful.
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JoyceVisual Art Competition Solidarity Generation
Deadline: Thursday, April 30, 2009 at 5PM
Notification: Winners will be announced on last week of May 2009
Young artists from across North America are invited to submit original works of visual art for the Solidarity Generation art competition. Winning pieces will be displayed at the WYA North America Decade of Dignity and Development conference at Yale University from September 25th-27th 2009.
World Youth Alliance North America is accepting submissions of visual arts pieces including painting, drawing, collage and mosaic pieces and illustrations. Entries will be judged according to its adherence to the theme Solidarity Generation, essentially, in its ability to combine contrasting elements such as light and dark or ideas such as new and old and create that a piece that is unified, creative and moving.
The winner will receive art supplies, a waiver to attend the DDD conference at no charge (including the travel to the conference and transportation cost for art work) as well as has his work viewed and critiqued by art critics from Christie's and other renowned art institutions.
Scroll down to the 2nd article to get the link to the submission guidelines:http://www.wya.net/regions/na_DDD.html?catid=218