This is an open call for artwork to be considered for the cover of the next issue of Number.

Artists from AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MO, MS, NC, SC, TN, TX, and VA are eligible to apply. Artwork will be selected by the Guest Editor of the issue. Artwork will also be seen on the Number:Inc website and on Facebook. All appearances of the artwork will be credited. Visit for examples of past covers. Notifications will only be sent out to the artist whose work was selected. 

Artists may submit up to 3 images. All submissions must be original artwork created by the person(s) completing the submission. Submission files should use the expected file naming convention of artists first initial_last name_title of artwork_submission# (Exaample: j_doe_myartwork_1.jpg) in either JPEG or TIFF format. 

To be considered, submissions must meet all requirements below:

  • Up to 3 original artworks created by submitter
  • High quality color images only
  • 200 dpi @ 9.5"w x 10.625"h
  • TIFF, uncompressed JPEG
  • Artwork related to issue theme
  • Include an Artist Resume (PDF)

Note: Accepted images will be cropped, and altered to meet print requirements for the cover. This includes the addition of text, sizing to fit cover, and optimization for color newsprint cover. As a result of submitting your artwork, you may be contacted for other opportunities with the Number:Inc. organization such as shows and publication opportunities.