Call for Artists

YWCA Columbus Call for Artists

For our upcoming event, Activists and Agitators, we are seeking local artists to submit artwork (2D, 3D, framed photography, mixed media, etc.) inspired by the effects of redlining in Columbus and/or how it has impacted you, your family, your friends, and your neighborhood.

Seven pieces will be chosen as finalists and will be displayed alongside the national interactive exhibit “Undesign the Redline” at our event. The finalists will also be compensated as follows: The top three will receive $1,000 each. The four additional finalists will each receive $500.

If you’re interested, please submit the form below by Aug. 26th.

  • Make sure to include https:// or http://
  • Please list relevant social media accounts (Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, etc) and the direct URL to each profile.
    Social AccountProfile URL 
  • Please upload 1-2 photos to showcase your artwork portfolio.
    Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: jpg, jpeg, png, gif, Max. file size: 10 MB, Max. files: 2.
    • Please describe what you are planning to bring as your art submission.
    • All submissions will be showcased in an online gallery leading up to Activists and Agitators on Oct. 13, and the seven finalists will be notified by email if their piece is selected. The finalists will be rewarded as follows: The top three will receive $1,000 each. The four additional finalists will each receive $500.