May 4 – June 25, 2022


2022 will mark the fifth year for Southwest Artists Small Works National Competition. Featuring works no larger than 16″ x 16″, this show is always a favorite.

Entry opens January 15, 2022 and will close on March 25, 2022.  once the entry is opened, go here to see details and to enter your work:    (This will be a live link once the competition is opened.)


Best in Show:               $800

1st Place:                     $300

2nd Place:                     $200

3rd Place:                    $100

Arkansas Artist           $150 – a special award to an Arkansas artist

People’s Choice          $100


To see work from previous years, look on this website under Photo Galleries, Juried Shows, Small Works. The photo featured here is “Catching Up”, the first place winner from the 2021 Small Works competition.