How it Works

MI Great Artistâ„¢: Visual Art Competition

L. Brooks Patterson

An Initiative of Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson

MI Great Artistâ„¢ is one of Oakland County's premier quality of life events.

County Executive L. Brooks Patterson began the competition to promote the Oakland County and encourage creativity in the residents who live, work or attend school in one of the eight (8) Michigan counties: Genesee, Lapeer, Livingston, Macomb, Oakland, Shiawassee, St. Clair or Wayne.

MI Great Artistâ„¢ is an online art competition for visual artists, 18 years and older. Entrants will be able to upload up to 5 images and descriptions of their work for public voting. From the top 20 artists, a 5-member jury of arts professionals will select 5 finalists. The winner will be determined by a combination of jury score and public vote.