Cover Art Contest 2019: The Shortlist

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The 2019 Cover Art Contest shortlist is here! Congratulations to the eight artists whose contest submissions have been shortlisted by our esteemed judge, Lindsay Nixon!

Room's 2019 Cover Art Contest: The Shortlist

“beauTiful bodies 4: River Eastwood” by Arien Reed
“Calling the River” by Hali Heavy Shield
“Call Me Irene” by Chery Holmes
“Jungle Fever” by Dona Park
“Migrations” by Em Day
“Structure and Flow” by Erin Halla
“The Trinity of Self Care” by Sonali Menezes
“virgencita please” by katia hernández velasco

The list of winners will be coming your way next week. Feel free to check out our 2020 CNF Contest which will be open until June.

The image above features the cover art contest winning submissions from our last three contests. From left to right: Attachment by Amanda Rhodenizer, You Go First by Michelle Purchase, and Prefix, Untitled P1 by Farihah Aliyah Shah.

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