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52nd International Award Exhibition

This is the 52nd Annual International Exhibition, the only all-media internationally promoted exhibition of its type in the region.

The submission deadline was March 8, 2013, 11:59 pm. No more submissions are being accepted at this time.  

** See the Accepted Artists (pdf) **

The International Exhibition is closed for new entries.

Daniel Foster

Executive Director
at Oceanside Museum of Art

Daniel Foster has a distinguished 25-year career in innovative and fine/contemporaryarts and museum leadership and programming. Additionally, Foster is a proven nonprofit executive and fundraiser – having raised $25 million over the past nine years. In October 2012, Foster became the Executive Director of the Oceanside Museum of Art (OMA) leaving his role as the President/CEO of The Community Foundation Serving Riverside & San Bernardino Counties (a $60 million philanthropic and arts leader in the Inland Empire). Previous to TCF, Foster was the Executive Director of the Riverside Art Museum and widely regarded as a key visionary leader in establishing the city of Riverside into the “City of Arts & Innovation”. Currently, Foster is the Founding Board Chair of the newly launched nonprofit arts council for San Bernardino County,
Arts Connection.
Earlier in his career, Foster produced outstanding adult education programs for ten years at the San Diego Art Institute – over a couple of periods spanning from 1988 to
2003 – in addition to working at the Headlands Center for the Arts (Sausalito, CA), the University Art Gallery at UCSD, and the San Francisco Art Institute.
Academically, Foster received a Master’s of Fine Arts w/honors in New Genres and Painting/Sculpture from the San Francisco Art Institute in 1995, and a Bachelor of
Science degree in Entrepreneurship/Business at the University of Southern California in 1988. Additionally, Foster has pursued three years of full-time studies in philosophy, science and studio art at the University of California, San Diego (Revelle College). Some of Foster’s strongest arts education influences came from Allan Kaprow, Italo Scanga, Ernest Silva, Kim MacConnel, and David Antin.
Mr. Foster will be the third Executive Director at Oceanside Museum of Art.

Total of $6,750 in Awards

$2,000 (1) Board of Directors Award
$1,000 (1) Jurors Choice Award
$500 (1) Digital Art Guild Award
$500 (1) Hoffman Trust Award
$500 (5) Honorable Mention Award
$250 (1) Media Services Award















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