Art Competitions for students at The Art Institutes Schools
Students at The Art Institutes schools have plenty of opportunities to shine as
they hone their creative skills. These annual art competitions challenge currently
enrolled students to think creatively to deliver the most innovative entry – while
meeting strict deadlines. Along with the career-building experience, the best entries
for our art competitions earn some tidy prizes.
Cool vs. Cruel Fashion Design Competition
In partnership with The Humane Society of the United States, this competition challenges
fashion students attending The Art Institutes schools to create haute couture garments
using fur-free fabrics and materials. Winners are announced in November every year.
See information about Cool vs. Cruel 2012 winners.
The Art Institutes Student Design Competition
Co-sponsored by Adobe Systems Incorporated, this national competition showcases
the graphic design ingenuity of current students. Each year, the most inspired print
design created with Adobe software by a student from an Art Institutes school wins
an awesome prize package.
Read about the 2012 winners.
Art Institutes National Nonprofit Web Raising Project
One of The Art Institutes national community service initiatives: building stronger
communities – one Web site at a time – is what The Art Institutes National Web Raising
event is all about. The Art Institutes' annual National Web Raising event entails
live Web site launches in cities across the U.S. Since its inception in 2000, the
National Web Raising effort has created dozens of Web sites for not-for-profit organizations
providing services in the arts, the environment, social programs and education.