Ramadan Art Contest

Islamic Cultural Center of Fresno's 2018 Ramadan Art Contest

The goal of this art contest is to promote understanding between faith and cultures and celebrate our common heritage.


Entries will be assigned to two categories:

  Category 1: Ages 18 and above Prize $1500.00 and a Plaque.
  Category 2: Ages 12-17 Prize $500.00 and a Plaque.


*If there are two winners, for each category, they will share the monetary prize.


Contest Rules (Each rule must be followed for the art work to be accepted):


Each submission must be on 16×20 to 24×36 paper, canvas, or other material.

There can be no depictions of nudity, vulgarity, or anything that warrants disrespect of any community.

The theme of this year’s contest is the tradition of Holy Prophet Muhammad (s) who said; “The honorable honor women, the wicked humiliate them!” This statement must be displayed on the artwork itself or on a label on the artwork. It must be in this form:

“The honorable honor women, the wicked humiliate them!” -Prophet Muhammad   

Submissions MUST be received by June 1st at:

          The Islamic Cultural Center of Fresno 2111 E. Nees Ave. Fresno, CA 93720

          Questions may be referred to (559)297-9535 or reza@icfresno.org

Winners will be announced at our Eid Prayer service on Friday, June 15th* at 8:00AM. Winners do not have to be present to collect prize.  Winning art will be labeled and displayed at the Center permanently.  All art will be displayed at ICCF for the following month. (*Date of Eid may change by a day)

All submissions become property of the Islamic Cultural Center of Fresno. ICCF will retain rights to display and publish the art work.  Submissions which do not win may be auctioned off for charity work.

No staff or board member of ICCF or their families may enter.

The flyer/submission form with all rules can be picked up at the Center.  If you know anyone who would like to participate we encourage you to let them know.

For more info, email reza@icfresno.org or call: 559-297-9535