Official Contest Rules


When submitting artwork for contest consideration, you agree to abide by the following rules:

Eligibility

No Purchase Necessary To Enter Or To Win. Void Where Prohibited By Law. Any disputes arising under the terms and conditions of this contest will be governed by the law of the State of New York, U.S.A.

Age Requirement

All contestants MUST be age 18 or over at time of entry.

Contest Entry Guidelines

No Copyright Infringement.

All art work must be released for individual usage or purpose usage grants. All entries must contain copyright-free art or art released for entrant’s and public use. No unauthorized use of any copyright images, text, or other material will be accepted.

All Entries Must Be submitted via email to art@brewklyngrind.com

Ineligible entries submitted subsequent to the first eligible entry will be disqualified. Entry submissions will not be acknowledged and no submitted Artwork will be returned to the person submitting the Artwork.

File Types And Sizes (Dimensions Listed Below In Pixels)

Contest entries can be submitted in either .JPG, .TIFF or .PDF format, (file size not exceeding 2MB, or via a link to the artists website.

Number of Entries

Each entrant should submit no less than 4 pieces of art work. There is no limit to how many entries each contestant can submit.

Technical Difficulties/Support

Brewklyn Grind Partners and its Affiliates cannot be responsible for entries not received due to technical issues and accepts no responsibility for technical support of any entries.

Guidelines

This section describes general guidelines for what our judges are looking for when deciding to approve your artwork and its award merits. Before submitting your entry for consideration, please understand the following guidelines.

Appropriate Content

Content should fit the category.

Content should be appropriate for public use. The entry must not, in the sole and unfettered discretion of the Sponsor, contain obscene, provocative, defamatory, sexually explicit, or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate images.

The inclusion of any false, deceptive, and/or obscene images or words in the Artwork will render the entry ineligible. All entries that are incomplete, illegible, damaged, irregular, have been submitted through illicit means, or do not conform to or satisfy any condition of these rules and regulations shall be disqualified.

Overall Design

The layout should be clean and communicate clearly.

Avoid designs with personalized images and names of family, friends, or other organizations. (We are looking for designs that relate to a broad user base.)

Judging Criteria

Based on the artwork submitted to our competitions, they will be judged based on the quality of artistic composition and overall design based on the theme.

General Conditions

Authorize rights to Brewklyn Grind Partners and its affiliates.

By submitting your artwork you grant Brewklyn Grind Partners and its affiliates authority to use and post your entry on our site indefinitely including the right to use and display designs for marketing and promotional purposes.

The artist further agrees that Brewklyn Grind Partners and its affiliates can maintain an archive of the chosen artwork for the purpose of a historical documentation and as a record of past themed shows. This archive will be available for public viewing and be limited to the website (www.brewklyngrind.com). Brewklyn Grind Partners and its affiliates will credit each image creator with their Artist Name, File Name and the Artist Website, where applicable.

Brewklyn Grind Partners and its affiliates reserve the sole right to determine contest eligibility.

Each entry will go through an approval process to determine if the artwork meets our criteria before the entry will be available for judging in its category.

Brewklyn Grind Partners and its Affiliates Reserve The Sole Right To Adjust Contest Rules Without Notifying Contestants.

Based on the volume of entries or legal requirements, contest rules can be changed and updated without notice. Contest participants are responsible for checking the site for changes, and should review the rules prior to each submission.

Awards

A single winning artist will be selected.

1. Selected images and artists’ bio will be exhibited and featured on our retail packaging and showcased on the Brewklyn Grind Partners website at www.brewklyngrind.com

2. By being placed on the Brewklyn Grind Partners website, the artist will be able to show and promote their art, their artistic experience, along with their personal art website. In addition, the artist by being featured on the Brewklyn Grind Partners website, will have back-links to the artist’s website.

3. After the art contest closes, the exhibition will remain in the Brewklyn Grind Partners archive, for a limited time, to be viewed by additional website visitors and also available to be promoted by the artist through their personal art portfolio.

4. Brewklyn Grind Partners anticipates promoting the winning artist via email promotion, online press release marketing, online event promotions in social media marketing as well as showcasing winning artists and artwork at Brewklyn Grind Partners affiliated retail store located at 557 Myrtle Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11205.

Sales

Brewklyn Grind Partners and its Affiliates do not participate in any sales of art. Any and all purchase inquiries will be referred directly back to the artist for further disposition.