Submissions for original artwork are limited to 5 entries and must be accompanied by a cover letter. Two- and three-dimensional artwork is acceptable, including photography, painting, drawing, prints, sculptures and textiles.
Each artwork submission should be emailed as a high resolution .jpeg file and must include:
-the artist's name, mailing address, and telephone number
-title of the work
-a short biography
-artistic statement of purpose that includes a description of the work, what prompted the piece and the themes explored.
Art submissions must be received by January 1, 2016 to be considered for our spring issue.
All entries are judged by the editorial board. West Trade Review reserves all publication rights for each issue's design and content, as well as for first North American publishing rights. The journal also retains rights to use works for promotional and publicity pieces in printed or computerized formats. Authors and artists retain their rights for future publication/use.