Contest Categories

Format - Contest submissions are closed.


Format - 1st, 2nd, 3rd place awards will be given in each of four categories, plus up to 5 Honorable Mentions in each of four categories. All of these winners will be included in a Showcase Exhibit of their artwork. Winners will be determined at the discretion of the Heaven Art Gallery Advisory Review Board and are final.

Entry Fee

Format - 1-2 images for a Total Fee of $20.00; 3-5 images for a Total Fee of $40.00; 6-10 images for a Total Fee of $70.00. Your entries may be submitted into more than one category but each image is considered ‘one’ entry.

Image Preparation

Format - Digital photo images of your artwork are the only files accepted for consideration. The shortest side of the image must measure at least 2400 pixels at 300 dpi resolution. Each file should be saved as a .jpg or .jpeg file at ‘maximum’ quality in RGB format. Files must be 8 bit, which is a normal default setting. Minimum size for each file must exceed 1MB to be accepted and should not be greater than 50MB. Artwork and digital photo images must not include any borders or frames unless they are part of the original artwork.

Reproduction of Artwork - Artist's Consent

Format - By submitting your artwork, you agree that all images may be reproduced as prints in sizes ranging from 8.5"x11" to 48"x60" and up to be purchased by visitors at Heaven Art Gallery or through our website. Heaven Art Gallery may also use your artwork for our own marketing and promotional purposes determined by the Heaven Art Gallery management (promotional videos, gallery brochures, press releases, social media posts, the monthly HEAVEN Digital Fine Art Magazine, etc). Your artwork will never be used by Heaven Art Gallery for sale to stock photo websites, agencies or other third party sources. If you wish to exhibit your work in the gallery but do not want your artwork to be sold as prints, you must notify us by e-mail that your work is NFS (Not For Sale). Please include your Name and Artwork Title for any image not for sale. We will honor all these requests (but realize that you will not benefit from any print commissions). In every case, each artist retains all copyrights to their own images.

Artist Commission

Format - HEAVEN ART GALLERY gives a 40% commission after print production cost to each and every artist for any fine art print sold to any visitor in the gallery or through our website at any time. Commissions vary based upon the type of print sold as the gallery offers various photo paper, canvas, metallic and acrylic fine art prints. Artists are notified the day a fine art print is sold and commissions are paid by the 15th of the month following the month in which the print is sold. If a visitor would like to purchase your original art, we will contact you for your asking price and convey this information to the buyer. If this results in a sale of your original artwork, you agree to provide a 20% referral fee to HEAVEN ART GALLERY at the time of sale. You or the buyer will be responsible for any shipping, handling and insurance charges.


Format - Only digital photo .jpg images conforming to image preparation standards will be considered and must be submitted on-line per instructions posted there. You MUST be the original creator of all artwork submitted. You may NOT submit any artwork that is currently under exclusive representation agreement or contract by any other gallery or entity.

Delivery method - Artist submissions may not be mailed or hand-delivered to HEAVEN ART GALLERY. On-line electronic submissions are the only accepted means of submitting your artwork.

Image content - HEAVEN ART GALLERY is open to visitors of all ages. As such, we ask that submitted artwork be suitable for viewing by all ages. Fine art implied nude artwork will be subject to review and approval. Fine art nude artwork cannot be accepted for the HEAVEN ART GALLERY contests or exhibits. It is not our intention to censure any artwork but HEAVEN ART GALLERY management reserves the right to determine suitability of any artwork submitted. We ask artists to respect this limitation regarding image content.

Age Requirement

Format - Artists must be 18 years of age to submit artwork for consideration by HEAVEN ART GALLERY. By submitting your artwork, you acknowledge that you are at least 18 years of age and the original creator of the artwork.

PayPal Payments

Format - Please note that all artist submission fees must be made to the HEAVEN ART GALLERY PayPal account. Artist commissions can only be paid into an artist’s PayPal account. We pay commissions through PayPal using your PayPal e-mail address. This is the only form of electronic payments used by HEAVEN ART GALLERY. Direct deposits into an artist’s personal or business checking or savings accounts are not available.

Entry Deadline

Format - Contest submissions are closed.

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