APERO Publication

Entry Deadline: Oct. 28

2000 Corporate Drive
Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
PHONE 562 418 9393


‘Shape’ is an open call for art that focuses on outlines, forms and structures in various configurations in all subject matter. These ‘shapes’ can be both organic or man-made and may be expressed with 1 or many elements. The artwork can be both abstract and representational.


Accepting art submissions from established and emerging artists from around the world.

Accepted Media

Accepting 2D Painting, Drawing, Watercolor, Photography, Collage,
Pastel, Oil, Acrylic, Mixed Media, Mural, Digital, Installation, and Ceramic, Glass, Wood, Metal and more in 3D Sculpture.

Total Fees

A submission fee of $15.00 is the only required fee and includes up to three entry images/pieces. Artists keep 100% commission on any sales. All submission fees are nonrefundable.


1st place – $75 cash prize, Catalogue Cover and Curator Review
2nd place – $50 cash prize and Curator Review
3rd place – $25 cash prize and Curator Review
Honorable Mention – Curator Review​

Curator reviews will only be awarded to 1st place, 2nd place, 3rd place and Honorable Mention art works.

The cash prize will be sent via PayPal to recipients within 30 Days after the Catalogue is published.

Submission Deadline

Sunday, October 28th, 2018
Online Catalogue & Printed Book

The online catalogue is 100% free for the public to view and download starting November 1, 2018. The printed hardcover and softcover book will become available on Blurb and Amazon during the month of November.


All published APERO Catalogues are available to download in our archive. 100% free to the public.

100% Digital Submission

No drop offs or deliveries allowed.

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