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ArtHop 2021 Logo Design Contest
Help Us Design the New ArtHop Logo for 2021!

It is that time again!

The Fresno Arts Council would love to see what you can come up with for next year's ArtHop logo, so show us your creativity. One (1) winning design will receive a $500 cash prize, and will be used for all official ArtHop promotional materials for 2021, including but not limited to:

  • ArtHop brochure
  • ArtHop vinyl window clings
  • Fresno Arts Council website
  • Official Fresno ArtHop Facebook Page
  • Official Fresno Arts Council Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and other social media

One (1) Grand Prize: $500 cash. No other prizes awarded.

Official Rules
  1. Contest is open July 1 to August 31, 2020, to entrants residing or based in Fresno County with a valid street address only. This includes individuals, organizations, companies, educational institutions, and other groups associated with such entities in Fresno County.
  2. This contest to open to entrants of all ages, but entrants 17 years and younger, i.e. minors: this form must be completed by your adult parent or legal adult guardian.
  3. Entrants should take care to ensure that their entries are not in any way similiar to pre-existing or trademarked logo designs and any other copyrighted images. Entries featuring images or designs that violate trademark and copyright law, including entries created with free or licensed templates, will be disqualified without correspondence.
  4. The ArtHop 2021 Logo design must include the following elements:
    • Text:
      • ArtHop 2021
      • Venue
      • Fresno Arts Council
    • Image: the official Fresno Arts Council logo
  5. The official Fresno Arts Council logo must be featured in the design entry in its unedited form. These logo files are available here. Edited or re-illustrated versions of the Fresno Arts Council logo will not be considered.
  6. Entrants may submit as many logo designs as desired during the contest period (July 1-August 31, 2020), however, please limit one (1) entry per individual design. Duplicate identitical entries or multiple versions of one (1) individual design submitted to the contest as separate entries will be voided.
  7. Entrants will submit for each individual design: one (1) full-color .jpg or .png file of the logo design on a white or transparent background in 300dpi resolution or higher. NO WATERMARKS.
  8. Design entries that fail to meet all of the above minimum requirements will be disqualified from the contest.
  9. There is no cost to enter this contest. This contest is free and open to artists of all ages residing in Fresno County.
  10. The (1) winner of the ArtHop 2021 Logo Design Contest will be contacted by a representative of the Fresno Arts Council in September 2020. Your entry does not guarantee that you will win the (1) $500 prize. Please do not contact the Fresno Arts Council to inquire about the status of your entry if you have not been already contacted by a staff member.


Judging and Selection of Winner

  • One (1) winning design will be selected by the Fresno Arts Council Board of Directors after the close of the contest, or after August 31, 2020. Their decision will be final.
  • The Fresno Arts Council reserves the right to not select a winner if, in its sole discretion, no suitable entries are received.
  • The Fresno Arts Council reserves the right to disqualify any Entrant or Entry at its sole discretion. No correspondence shall be entered into.
  • The winner will provide all ownership and rights of reproduction of the logo to the Fresno Arts Council to be used for promotional and educational purposes. Accepting the $500 cash prize constitutes permission for the Fresno Arts Council to make public and otherwise use the logo design but is not required.
  • By entering, the winning entrant agrees that their name and photograph may be used by the Fresno Arts Council for promotional purposes without further remuneration.


Contest begins on July 1, 2020, and entries must be received by August 31, 2020. Images must be sent digitally using the electronic entry form here. No printed or mailed designs will be accepted.

Participation constitutes the Entrant's full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules. By participating in the Contest, the Entrant is representing and warranting that he/she/they has read and understood, and agrees to be bound by, these rules. Including the guides and rules referred to herein, these Official Rules constitute the entire agreement between the Entrant and the Fresno Arts Council in relation to this Contest.
If yes, please make sure to complete the section at the bottom of this entry form.
Entry Form: Contact Information

First Name
Last Name


Address Line 1
Address Line 2
ZIP/Postal Code


If you are an adult completing this form on the behalf of an entrant who is a minor, i.e. under 18 years of age at the time of this contest, please complete the additional boxes below. Please ensure that the name of the entrant matches the name of the artist submitting artwork for this contest. That is, if you are completing this form as the parent of the artist, please do not submit the artwork under your name.

If this does not apply to you, please skip to the next part of the Entry Form.

First Name
Last Name


For example: parent, legal guardian.
Entry Form: File Upload
Please upload your entry for the ArtHop 2021 Logo Design Contest as either a .jpg or .png file. No other files will be accepted.