Graffiti Contest

Alcatraz East
2nd Annual Graffiti Art Contest

Information will be release in January 2019. Please check back then.

2018 Winner:

Congrats to Steve Hall, winner of the 2018 contest!
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2018 Photos:

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2018 Competing Finalists:

Michael Dill of Spartanburg, SC
Curtis Glover of Knoxville, TN
Steve Hall of Maryville, TN
Eric Johnson of Maryville, TN
William Love of Nashville, TN
Casey McKinney of Louisville, KY
Emily Overbey of Johnson City, TN
Ernts Greive of Atlanta, GA

About the contest:

Graffiti is defined as the name for images or lettering scratched, scrawled, painted or marked in any manner on property. Graffiti may appear in the forms of simple written words to elaborate wall paintings. It is considered a crime of vandalism; many cities and business owners subscribe to using graffiti art in order to prevent vandalism.


  • 1st place: $750
  • 2nd place: $350
  • 3rd place: $200

Contest Rules:
Artist Rules and Guidelines

Press Releases:
April 5, 2018: Read 2018 Press Release
June 11, 2018: Alcatraz East Awards Graffiti Artists