Background & History of the rating:
The AllBuyArt.com Arts Award is gaining worldwide recognition, even though it's only in it's second year. This is due to our panel of judges spending a great deal of time deciding 5* winners based on a scoring criteria which takes into consideration: quality, competence, artistic talent, attitude, approach and more. The criteria was developed by our panel of expert judges.
The 'Allbuyart.com 5* Artist Award for outstanding artistic talent' is unique in the way that candidates are scruitinised. The Criteria that our panel of judges adheres to means that unknown artists as well as known artists are eligible to be awarded the 5* rating.
The market for online art is growing rapidly which means the consumer is at risk of being caught out by poor quality art. The AllBuyArt.com 5* ratings award is in response to the consumer demanding a tool that will allow them to instantly recognise, when visiting an artist's website/blog, that the art is high quality. We want to highlight artists which we feel are meeting our 5* criteria so the consumer doesnít get caught out.
Any artist can qualify to be a candidate for the AllBuyArt.com 5* rating awards. There are no geographical restrictions.
Frequently asked questions:
How often are 5* ratings given to artists?
New artists are awarded 5* ratings every month.
Why are 5* ratings given so frequently?
There are thousands of artists out there, we aren't looking for the next Damien Hirst, we are looking to highlight artists which are creating great art and offering quality to the consumer.
What an AllBuyArt.com 5* rating will do for an artistís career:
- As a 5* rated artist you will feature in the AllBuyArt.com 5* Art Awards section on these pages. We will publish your philosophy next to images of your artwork and a link to your website or blog.
- To gain exposure to your artwork, we send out press releases, promotional literature and perform general promotional activities.
- AllBuyArt.com ranks very well on Google and other search engines for key terms such as: artwork, abstract art, modern art, wall art, buy modern art and more. This will not only increase traffic to your website/blog but will also help your website/blog gain ranking in the search engines.
- We will give you a license to include the AllBuyArt.com 5* Rating logo on your website/blog, we donít limit the number of licenses, this means you can include the logo as often as you like, on any page, newsletter or promotional item you produce. The benefit of this is that potential customers can see that you are a quality artist and that you have been recognised by an independent art body (AllBuyArt.com).
Is it compulsory to include the AllBuyArt.com 5* Rating logo on a winner's website/blog?
No it isn't, however it is of great benefit to you to include it on your website or blog and all literature you publish to potential customers as it shows potential customers that you are a quality artist and that you have been recognised for your talents by an independent art body (AllBuyArt.com).
What's in it for AllBuyArt.com?
The market for online art is growing rapidly which means the consumer is at risk of being caught out by poor quality art. We want to highlight artists which we feel are meeting our 5* criteria so the consumer doesnít get caught out. We want to become a leader in quality art on the internet!
How to apply:
The Prize is recognition, traffic to your website/blog and most importantly a stamp of quality so that potential customers will know that your art is quality before they buy it!
Artist's can nominate themselves, be nominated by friends or family, or be nominated by strangers. If you have seen an artist's work which you think should be nominated as a candidate for the 'Allbuyart.com 5* Art Award for outstanding artistic talent' then please fill in the form below (you can enter up to five candidate website addresses):