ISSUE 10

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smART Magazine is now accepting submissions and pitches for Issue No.10, from writers, illustrators, and photographers anywhere in the world. Submissions are available for the five sections below. Please email submissions to submit @ smartbylighthouse.com, with the following subject line format:
Your name | Section you’re submitting to | Issue 10 

Pitch and Submission details:

- Submissions can range from 30 words to 3500 words.

- Fees will be determined on a case-to-case basis. Contributors will be able to view suggested changes before accepting fees and publication. A style guide will be provided if a submission is accepted. 

- Pitches should be delivered in 100 words or less, including relevant links, social handles, and other pertinent information. Contributors are encouraged to include, within the aforementioned word-count, their personal connection to the pitch/why they find the story particularly compelling. 

- Pitches should be written in the body of the email. Submissions should be attached as a g.doc or Word document (with <30 word description in the body of the email).

- Contributors are encouraged to consider pitches and submissions that are appropriate for the publication date below. 

- Issue No.10 will be published in August 2022 in print. 

1) Visual arts

smART Magazine welcomes pitches and submissions that preview, review, celebrate, critique, or analyse artists, exhibits, and artworks in the visual arts at large. A strong preference is given to pitches and submissions that highlight under-represented artists and communities, and/or explores the intersection of the visual and immersive arts. Submissions can be made in the form of text, illustration, or photography.

2) Music

smART Magazine welcomes pitches and submissions that preview, review, celebrate, critique, or analyse albums, concerts, performances, productions, composers, and musicians at large. A strong preference is given to pitches and submissions that highlight under-represented artists and communities, and/or explores the intersection of the performing and immersive arts. A preference is also given for artists in experimental, jazz, and orchestral music (though publication will also be considered for other genres). Submissions can be made in the form of text. 

3) Theatre & Performance

smART Magazine welcomes pitches and submissions that preview, review, celebrate, critique, or analyse forthcoming theatrical and cinematic productions, directors, actors, writers, studios, and production companies. A strong preference is given to pitches and submissions that highlight under-represented artists and communities, and/or explores the intersection of the performing and immersive arts. Submissions can be made in the form of text.

4) Arts & Letters

smART Magazine welcomes essay submissions (between 500 words to 3500 words) on any topic related to the visual, performing, and immersive arts. Submissions may be written from any perspective, but should be accessible to the average reader. A strong preference is given to pitches and submissions that highlight under-represented artists and communities, and/or brings attention to issues of equity and inclusivity within arts communities on the local and global scale.

Reviews

Got an upcoming production you'd like to review? smART Magazine is now accepting submissions and pitches for reviews anywhere in the world. Reviews are being accepted for the sections: 


- Concerts / Stage Productions of any kind

- Theatre 

- Dance 

- Exhibits 

- Album releases

* Please make submissions to submit (at) smartbylighthouse.com, with the following subject line format: Your name | Review | Event/Artist 

* Word count for reviews are 500 words or less. Fees will be determined on a case to case basis.