For the INPA 3 Manifest received 1292 submissions from 439 artists in 45 states and 27 countries. The publication includes 115 works by 82 artists from 26 states and 8 countries including Belgium, Canada, England, France, Germany, Ireland, Poland, and the United States. Essays by Matt Metzger and Willie Robertson are also included.
Eleven professional and academic advisors qualified in the fields of art, design, criticism, and art history juried the third International Painting Annual. The process of selection was by anonymous blind jury, with each jury member assigning a quality rating for artistic merit to each work submitted. The entries receiving the highest average combined score are included in this publication.
This Online Supplemental Resource provides biographical info, artist statements, and details of sample works for each artist included in the publication.