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Applied Arts 2013 Photography & Illustration Awards

Applied Arts Magazine is announcing the Call For Entry for the 2013 Photography & Illustration Awards, Canada’s most esteemed awards program for commercial photographers and illustrators.

Now in it’s 23rd year, the Applied Arts Photography and Illustration Awards celebrate the very best work produced by some of the world’s leading artists.

Winners will receive exceptional year-round recognition in several high-profile media platforms.

Applied Arts’ 23rd Photography and Illustration Awards Open for Entries

The Applied Arts Photography and Illustration Awards are Canada’s largest and most-respected show of its kind. The contest is open to all forms of commissioned, published, unpublished and personal work created between January 2012 and January 2013.

The competition is open to professionals and enthusiasts from any country.

Winners will be:

  • Showcased in the Photography and Illustration Awards Annual, published in May 2013. This gorgeous reference is kept and read by more than 46,000 senior professionals and decision makers.
  • Featured in the very popular Photography and Illustration Awards Winners gallery on, which attracts more than 300,000 visitors annually.
  • Displayed at the annual Awards Winners’ Exhibit in Toronto, where AACE Winners will be announced. The AACE is awarded to the highest scoring entrant representing the best of the best in each discipline. Do you have what it takes to be an AACE?

Plus: All winning entries become part of the Applied Arts Awards Archive. The Archive features more than a decade of stunning, award-winning work. Become part of the legacy!

Entry Fees

  • Single: $50
  • Series: $65
  • Complete (Book, Calendar, Photojournalism Story or Self-Promo Package): $75
  • Young Blood Single: $40
  • Young Blood Series: $55