MainStreet Hosts ‘Living Los Alamos’ Kiosks Art Contest


Los Alamos MainStreet announces a call for original photographs or artwork that represent “Living Los Alamos”.

Winning art will be displayed in the four directional kiosks along Central Avenue. The only qualification is that the art should be representative of living in Los Alamos or the surrounding area.

To be considered, email artwork to Deadline to submit artwork is Feb. 15. The MainStreet Futures Committee will judge entries and selected artists will be notified by email. For details visit

Contest Rules:

  • Eligibility: The contest is open to any artist, professional or amateur. Drawings, paintings, printmaking, photography, digital art, and mixed media are eligible. All works submitted must be original in design and concept and appropriate for general audiences.
  • Image size, Format and Resolution: Please submit works that are 11.5″ x 17” and are portrait oriented. Images must be in jpg format only. The resolution should be at least 150 dpi.
  • File size limitation: The file size for each image is limited to 7MB.
  • File name: Label images with artist last name and title: ArtistTitle.jpg
  • Entry procedure: Art may be submitted by email in jpg format to


Selected Artists: Selected artists will have their art displayed indefinitely in the four directional kiosks along Central Avenue. Los Alamos MainStreet reserves the right to all images for promotional purposes, with credit given to the artist.

Notification: Selected artists will be notified by March 13, 2015 and will also be announced on the Los Alamos MainStreet website:

Los Alamos MainStreet is a program of Los Alamos Commerce & Development Corporation; a private, not-for-profit economic and community development organization serving the Los Alamos area since 1983. LACDC serves as the umbrella organization for the Los Alamos Chamber of Commerce, Los Alamos MainStreet, the Los Alamos Meeting & Visitors Bureau, Los Alamos Small Business Center and the Los Alamos Research Park.

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