Interlochen Arts Academy Creative Writing

There are presently no open calls for submissions.


The Interlochen Review will be accepting visual arts submissions February 1-April 20, 2018. The deadline for writing and singer-songwriter submissions was Thursday, March 1. 

The Interlochen Review is an online literary journal edited by creative writing students of Interlochen Arts Academy’s Literary Publications class. We’re thrilled to invite talented high school writers, singer-songwriters and visual artists (grades 9-12 or high school postgraduate year) from around the world to submit their work. We look forward to receiving a diverse range of voices and welcome work that exhibits passion, skill, and an innovative approach to craft.

Interlochen Review Visual Arts Submission Guidelines:
Deadline for visual arts submissions is Friday, April 20, 2018 by midnight, Eastern Standard Time.

Individual Visual Arts submissions must adhere to the following guidelines:

  • Students are limited to 10 visual arts submissions total. 
  • Submissions must be 300 dpi and no greater than 8" x 10".
  • Each submissions must be uploaded separately in .jpeg, .tif, .PDF, .mp4 or .mov file formats.
  • Any medium is accepted; 2D or 3D photographed. Art films or video documentation welcome.
  • Black and white or full color welcome. 
  • If you are interested in submitting a visual arts portfolio instead of individual pieces, please see the submission guidelines for portfolios below. 
  • Pieces submitted in portfolios may also be submitted individually.

Visual Arts Portfolios must adhere to the following submission guidelines:

  • Students wishing to submit a portfolio of up to 20 pieces of artwork that are connected aesthetically and/or thematically should submit these using the Visual Arts Portfolio category. 
  • Students are limited to submitting one Visual Arts Portfolio. 
  • All pieces in the portfolio should be uploaded as one submission.
  • Submissions in portfolios must be 300 dpi and no greater than 8" x 10".
  • Submissions in portfolios can be uploaded in .jpeg, .tif, .PDF, .mp4 or .mov file formats.
  • Any medium is accepted; 2D or 3D photographed. Art films or video documentation welcome.
  • Black and white or full color welcome. 
  • All portfolios must be accompanied by an artistic statement explaining how the portfolio is connected aesthetically and/or thematically and describing what themes or artistic processes the artist is exploring in this collection.

All submissions must be accompanied by a brief artist bio. Please do NOT include your name anywhere on the submission except for in the bio. 

Please e-mail any questions to the editors at: interlochenreview@interlochen.org 

We look forward to receiving your submissions! 

The Editors 



Interlochen Arts Academy Creative Writing