The best of art and design, quarterly

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

CQ74 Call for Entries is closed.

Thanks to all who submitted their work for CQ74. Winners will be announced via email in mid-December.

CQ74 is closed

CQ74 animated call for entries.

Online Gallery 72

Here are the results of our quarterly competition showing the work of winners and runners-up. View Online Gallery 72→.

100 Best 2022

We want to bring special attention to those artists, designers and photographers who appeared in 2022. Supplies are limited. Learn more→

100 Best 2022 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

  • 75: January 26, 2024
  • 76: April 26, 2024
Image of 100 Best 2022 book mockup. Cover image by Eduard Cehovin

100 Best 2022

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 Myer Ritter Inspiration by Myer Ritter

CQ69: What Inspires U?

CQ asks each winner to tell us what inspires them.

CQ73: Latest Winners

We are pleased to announce the winners and runner-ups from CQ73. Issue 73 will be published in the winter.