The You be the Judge art contest bi-weekly #1 results have been posted and the three works of art that received the highest number of votes will now advance to the Grand Prize round at the end of the contest. Congratulations to Daniel Robbins, Vincent Giarrano and Valentino Radman for being the winners of the first bi-weekly contest!

If you get a chance, be sure to take a minute and cast your vote for your favorite work of art. I’ll be posting another group of paintings on Monday, March 18, 2013, for viewers to vote on at

If you’re an artist who is interested in entering the contest, visit the How to Enter page. There are five more bi-weekly contests left and the deadline for submitting work is April 30, 2013 by 11:59 p.m. EST.

Here are the winner’s of the first bi-weekly contest:

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