The Newport Beach City Arts Commission is sponsoring a photography contest to encourage public awareness of the new sculptures in Civic Center Park.  The public is invited to submit photographs of one or more of the sculptures on display in Civic Center Park, 100 Civic Center Drive, Newport Beach.  Interaction with the sculptures is encouraged, however photos cannot depict any climbing, hanging, modification or physical abuse of the sculptures.

The contest is open to all, professional and amateur, regardless of age, gender or nationality. Entrants under 18 years of age require the permission of a parent or guardian.  Submissions should be emailed to Entries will be accepted from February 1 through April 15, 2018. Complete entry guidelines and instructions can be found on the website:

Grand Prize, Runner Up and Honorable Mention will be awarded. Prizes include gift certificates donated by local restaurants, including Modo Mio Rustic Italian Kitchen, Bluewater Grill, and Bistango. Winning photos will be displayed on the City’s Cultural Arts website.

For more information, please contact the Cultural Arts office, at (949) 717-3802 or send email to:

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