We welcome submissions for all visual art, artist projects, conversations, interviews, and articles (opinion, essay, narrative, etc.). Please read these guidelines carefully!

General Submission Guideline
Submissions must come from POC artists and be in relation to the arts or their general livelihoods to be considered. This includes fashion, music, dance, art, lifestyle, subcultures, live experiences, reflective narratives, poetry, and more.
Charcoal Connect Submissions
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Charcoal Connect is a space that highlights artists of color and gives voice to the various experiences of people of color. We would love to have your voice heard and your experiences celebrated. Please fill out the form below and we will be in contact with you.

  • Anonymous submissions are accepted.

  • Submit all images in JPEG or PNG format; submit written submissions as Google Doc files.

  • Submissions are reviewed every 2-5 business days. We will contact you if we are publishing your submission and provide further details.

If you have any questions or concerns, please reach out at Check out Charcoal Connect in the meantime as we review your submission.