The best of art and design, quarterly

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

Submit to CQ56

We’re currently accepting entries for CQ56, submit your work online by the deadline: Friday, April 26, 2019. Submit to CQ56

CQ56 animated call for entries.

Online Gallery 53

Here are the results of our quarterly competition showing the work of winners and runners-up. View Online Gallery 53→.

100 Best 2018

We want to bring special attention to those artists, designers and photographers who appeared in 2018. Supplies are limited. Learn more→

100 Best 2018 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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Cover image by Nolan Haan

100 Best 2018

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 Jay Dickman Inspiration by Jay Dickman

CQ53: What Inspires U?

CQ asks each winner to tell us what inspires them.

Book Reviews

In each issue we take a look at the latest in art, design, and photography.

CQ55: Latest Winners

We are pleased to announce the winners and runner-ups from CQ55. Issue 55 will be published in the summer.