The best of art and design, quarterly

We’re looking for your best work in art, photography and design.

CQ66 Call for Entries is closed.

Thanks to all who submitted their work for CQ66. Winners will be announced via email in mid-December.

CQ66 is closed

CQ66 animated call for entries.

Online Gallery 64

Here are the results of our quarterly competition showing the work of winners and runners-up. View Online Gallery 64→.

100 Best 2020

We want to bring special attention to those artists, designers and photographers who appeared in 2020. Supplies are limited. Learn more→

100 Best 2020 Book Cover

About Us

Creative Quarterly is an international journal focusing on promoting the best work in graphic design, illustration, photography and fine art. Our competitions are open to all artists, designers and photographers at all levels—professionals, students, amateurs—in all countries. Winners and Runner-ups are featured online with winners advancing to our 100 Best Show.

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Upcoming Deadlines

  • 67: January 28, 2022
  • 68: April 29, 2022
  • 69: July 29, 2022
  • 70: October 28, 2022
Cover image by Jackson Ellis

100 Best 2020

Here our judges select the top one-hundred entries from each year that are published in our Annual and exhibited in a New York gallery.

Inspiration by Carrie A. Dyer Inspiration by Carrie A. Dyer

CQ64: What Inspires U?

CQ asks each winner to tell us what inspires them.

CQ65: Latest Winners

We are pleased to announce the winners and runner-ups from CQ65. Issue 65 will be published in the winter.