12 Publishers Accepting Art Submissions

12 Publishers Accepting Art Submissions

12 PUBLISHERS ACCEPTING ART SUBMISSIONS 

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PUBLISHERS ACCEPTING ART SUBMISSIONS 


Amber Lotus Publishing Art Submissions | Reprints & Reproduction

"We preview every submission and will respond if there is a project appropriate for the work. Due to the volume of submissions, we are not able to respond personally to every offering."

Art Form(s):
Illustration, Photography

Art Theme(s):
Mindfulness, healthy lifestyles, and earth awareness

About the Publisher:
Based in Portland, Oregon, Amber Lotus Publishing is a carbon-negative independent publisher of mind-body-spirit themed calendarscoloring booksgreeting cards, and journals. They create products that illuminate the sacred dimensions of everyday life — mindfulness, healthy lifestyles, and earth awareness. Sharing the diversity of world cultures and sacred traditions as well as the inspiration and beauty of the natural world is their passion.

Art Submission Info:
https://www.amberlotus.com/artist-submissions


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Wild Apple Art Submissions | Reprints & Reproduction

"We are looking for talented artists to license and publish."

Art Genre(s):
Abstract, Figurative

Art Form(s):
Painting, Illustration, Photography

Art Theme(s):
For Home Decor: Landscape, Floral, Typography, Icons, Script, Holiday, Travel, Maps, Inspirational

Eligibility Scope:
International

About the Publisher:
"Here at Wild Apple, we work with incredible artists creating on-trend, traditional and style-forward art, design and pattern collections for home decor collections worldwide."

Art Submission Info:
We are looking for:
Painters with diverse portfolios (e.g. landscape, abstract, floral, figurative)
Photographers with unique perspectives, styles or subjects
Contemporary illustrative artists whose work includes typography, icons. script, figurative
Artists who can create collections that tell a story: 4 to 6 pieces of artwork and 6 or more coordinated patterns that go with it 

https://wildapple.com/submit/


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Image Conscious Art Submissions | Reprints & Reproduction

"Image Conscious welcomes submissions of artwork for consideration by our publishing committee."

Art Genre(s):
Pop Surrealism, Figurative

Art Form(s):
Painting, Photography

Eligibility Scope:
International

Art Theme(s):
Before calling or submitting images, they strongly suggest that you do your own research into the open-edition, fine art poster market by visiting a retail poster shop, an online poster retail shop or by browsing through the Image Conscious Catalogue on their website.

About the Publisher:
Now in their 40th year, Image Conscious is a San Francisco-based art publisher and distributor of open-edition fine art prints, posters, and canvas. One of the largest wholesale art suppliers worldwide, they sell exclusively to retailers, art consultants, interior designers, frame and poster shops, specialty shops, OEMs, and wholesale framers.

Art Submission Info:
Image Conscious is always seeking original artwork for publication. Our publishing team meets regularly to review submissions sent by artists and their agents. We will review your submission and respond to you in about a week.

https://www.imageconscious.com/resources/artist-submissions/


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Somerset Fine Art Submissions | Reprints & Reproduction

"Thank you for your interest in Somerset Fine Art."

Eligibility Scope:
National

About the Publisher:
Somerset Fine Art, founded in 1972, is a publisher of limited and open edition fine art reproductions. Several of America's leading traditional artists are represented by the company and its network of retail dealers located throughout the United States and in several countries.

Art Submission Info:
"Somerset Fine Art is a publisher of high quality, limited edition reproductions. We are most successful with established artists whose original work is in high demand, but occasionally we are quite successful with an artist whose work does not have an impressive sales history."

http://www.somersetfineart.com/t-artistsubmissions.aspx


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Evolved Publishing Art Submissions | Literary

"Evolved Publishing is always interested in adding to the team talented artists who can produce quality book covers, whether using a blend of stock images or fully illustrating it, for all of our preferred genres."

Art Theme(s):
Artists must be able to create images to an author’s specifications, or to lead that creative process by reading part of the author’s piece, or discussing the piece personally with the author, and proposing suitable images. Publications come from the following genres - literary fiction, mystery, fantasy, thriller, children's books, and romance.

About the Publisher:
Evolved Publishing is dedicated to bringing readers the best material on the planet today. We scour for the best writers, the best storytellers, and we then mercilessly pursue them, forcing them into our ranks. And it's a big planet, with lots of people.

Art Submission Info:
If you’re an experienced artist looking to expand your freelance business, we have an excellent opportunity. Our authors publish their books and stories through Evolved Publishing, and they need professional covers to help their pieces stand out.

https://evolvedpub.com/submissions/


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Third & Wall Art Group Art Submissions | Reprints & Reproduction

"We invite submissions from artists who create unique, well-executed artwork in any two-dimensional medium."

Art Form(s):
Painting, Mixed Media, Photography, Printmaking

Art Theme(s):
We invite submissions from artists who create unique, well-executed artwork in any two-dimensional medium (oils, acrylics, mixed media, collage, photography, paintings on aluminum, paintings on wood, paintings on plexiglass, monotypes, monoprints, etc.). We’re looking for high-quality art with a somewhat mainstream decorative appeal, but that also pushes the envelope and introduces new looks and unique styles.

About the Publisher:
Third & Wall Art Group values integrity, creativity and the contributions of each individual in the art community and beyond. We believe that friendly and ethical relationships with our artists, customers and employees will result in positive personal and business experiences for all of us, every day; and that this positive outlook will influence not only the art world but our own lives, our families, and our work and home communities.

Art Submission Info:
At Third & Wall, we’ll guide you through the art publishing and selling maze. We’re passionate about mentoring, supporting and promoting our artists. Our goal is to provide you with the freedom to do what you were born to do – create. We work hard and smart to gain artist exposure and recognition within the art community and mainstream decorative markets.

https://www.thirdandwall.com/call-for-artists/


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Buckingham Fine Art Submissions | Reprints & Reproduction

"Embracing established and emerging artists alike, we currently deal with creatives from all over the world, and we are always looking to find new talent. So whichever part of the world you are from we are keen to hear from you."

Art Genre(s):
Abstract, Contemporary Realism, Pop Art

Eligibility Scope:
International

About the Publisher:
Buckingham Fine Art are trade suppliers with over 35 successful years at the forefront of the art publishing industry, distributing original artwork and high quality limited edition prints to galleries and collectors globally.

Art Submission Info:

https://www.bucksfineart.com/artist-submissions


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Distributed Art Publishers Art Submissions | Literary

"D.A.P. / Distributed Art Publishers, Inc. welcomes submissions for books in the following areas: Art, Photography, Literature, Architecture and Design."

Eligibility Scope:
International

Submission End Date:
For their Fall/Winter catalogue, send in materials by mid-February.
For their Spring/Summer catalogue, send in materials by mid-August.

Event Start Date:
D.A.P. has two seasonal catalogues, Fall/Winter and Spring/Summer

About the Publisher:
Distributed Art Publishers, Inc. is America’s premier source for books on twentieth and twenty-first century art, photography, design and aesthetic culture. Founded in 1990 in downtown New York at a time when fine and sometimes esoteric international art books had a difficult time making their way into the wider American marketplace, over the past three decades D.A.P. has grown into a major international distributor of books, special editions and rare publications from an array of the world’s most respected publishers, museums and cultural institutions.

Art Submission Info:
"We review each submission based not only on its commercial viability, but also on its design and expected production values, scholarship, and originality."

https://www.artbook.com/submissions.html


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Art Papers Art Submissions | Literary

"We prefer proposals for medium-specific works tailored to either our print or web platforms, rather than existing works."

Eligibility Scope:
International

Art Theme(s):
Before submitting a pitch for ART PAPERS’ consideration, be sure to familiarize yourself with their print and web pieces to ensure your work is reflective of the type and quality of content they publish. 

About the Publisher:
Art Papers is an Atlanta-based nonprofit organization with an educational mission to provide accessible forums for documenting, examining, commissioning, and presenting contemporary art and culture in the world today. They do this in print, online, and in person through their magazine, website, and live programs respectively. They support the careers of working artists and writers, connect Atlanta and its cultural community to the global art world, and explore the ways in which art is both a lens to better understand the world around us, and a tool for creating vibrant communities.

Art Submission Info:

https://www.artpapers.org/work/write/


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Scholastic Canada Art Submissions | Literary

"Professional illustrators, especially those from underrepresented communities, who are interested in working with Scholastic are invited to email sample art and links to an online portfolio."

Art Form(s):
Illustration

Eligibility Scope:
National

Art Theme(s):
Scholastic publishes recreational reading for children and young people, ages 0–14. Their publishing focus is on books by Canadians or of Canadian interest that engage children by reflecting their own contemporary experiences, affirm positive portrayals of people with differing experiences, and celebrate Canada’s diverse communities.

About the Publisher:
Scholastic Canada is one of the country's leading publishers and distributors of children's books and educational materials in both official languages.

Art Submission Info:

http://www.scholastic.ca/aboutscholastic/manuscripts.php


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Lee & Low Books Art Submissions | Literary

"We are open to seeing work from professional illustrators and artists at all levels of experience. Illustrators who have worked in other fields and are interested in illustrating books are also welcome."

Art Form(s):
Illustration

Art Theme(s):
LEE & LOW BOOKS is a quality children's book publisher that specializes in multicultural themes. Their goal is to meet the need for books that address children of color by providing books that all children can enjoy and which promote a greater understanding of one another. They publish multicultural literature that is relevant to young readers.

Their books feature children/people of color and fall within a range of genres including contemporary and historical fiction, biography, poetry, nonfiction, and more. They are particularly interested in hearing from illustrators whose cultural, ethnic, or racial backgrounds and experiences support their knowledge of diverse cultures.

About the Publisher:
LEE & LOW BOOKS is the largest multicultural children's book publisher in the country. They are also one of the few minority-owned publishing companies in the United States, as well as a throwback to what many publishers used to be: independent, generational businesses in which the people running the company have a personal stake in its success.

Art Submission Info:
We are happy to consider art samples for picture books, graphic novels, and book jackets.

https://www.leeandlow.com/writers-illustrators/illustrator-guidelines


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Tundra Books Art Submissions | Literary

"We are committed to working with dynamic authors and illustrators to create the very best books for children and to amplifying underrepresented voices in children’s books."

Art Form(s):
Illustration

Eligibility Scope:
International

About the Publisher:
Tundra is Canada’s oldest children’s book publisher, celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2017, and is renowned across North America and throughout the world for its beautifully illustrated, award-winning books. They publish primarily for young readers, in a wide range of categories: board books, picture books, chapter books, graphic novels, illustrated nonfiction and middle-grade fiction.

Art Submission Info:
They are currently only accepting manuscript and art submissions by creators from underrepresented communities. If you identify as Black, Indigenous or as a person of color, LGBTSQI2S+, having a disability or have ever had refugee status, they want to hear from you! Keep an eye on their social media accounts to know if and when they open up their submissions more broadly.


https://tundrabooks.com/submissions/


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