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Toni Milano, Argentum Editor, E-mail: argentum@

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GBC's Argentum

Argentum Poster graphicGreat Basin College's art and literary magazine devoted to highlighting the excellent artistic expression of its students, faculty and staff. Community members are also encouraged to submit work, but must be at least 18 years old. See our Argentum publicity card here!

Work selected for Argentum is featured during the Great Basin College Student Art Show. See highlights of the 2015 art show here!

How Do I Submit?

Complete the official Argentum Submission Form including the Declaration of Originality and Copyright Agreement.

All Great Basin College students, faculty, staff, and members of all communities served by GBC are eligible to submit written and visual work. Multiple submissions are accepted and selection will be based on quality and originality.Please submit your completed forms and attached work (or photo of your work), via email to:

What Can I Submit?

  • Ceramics
  • Design (graphic or architectural)
  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Photography (both unenhanced and digitally altered)
  • Jewelry
  • Sculpture
  • Prose (fiction or non-fiction)
  • Poetry
  • Any medium that can be represented in print

What Format Can I Use?

Visual Images: Please do not submit PDF files. JPEG or TIF files are preferred:

  • Dimensions no smaller than 8" x 10" at 300 dpi
  • Files labeled as: LastNameTitle.jpg
  • Large pieces-ceramics, sculptures, etc. should be photographed with a digital camera with a plain gray or white background and a white light source (daylight).
  • Please provide specific medium information (acrylic on canvas, etc.).

Written Work: should be submitted as editable digital file(s) with the following specifications:

  • RTF files no larger than 750 words
  • Files labeled as: LastNameTitle.rtf
  • Only three submissions total per person will be considered.


To accommodate various computers and software packages artists and authors may download the submission form formatted in different ways:

For information on Rules, Regulations, Rubrics, and photographing your own artwork, click below to learn more:

Argentum Committee


If you have questions regarding how to submit or document your work and need assistance in doing so, please contact: more information, you can view the flier in English here or the flier in Espanol here!

If you need assistance photographing your artwork for submission, please contact GBC Media Services at 753-2103 to make an appointment. Media Services is open 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. They are located in Room 103C in Lundberg Hall.

For More Information Contact:

Toni Milano
Argentum Editor

Why Great Basin College

Great Basin College wants to be your choice for higher education. GBC offers associate and baccalaureate level instruction in career and technical education and academic areas. About 3,800 students are enrolled online from across the country and on campuses and centers across 86,500 square miles, two time zones, and ten of Nevada’s largest counties. We border Arizona, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and California. We are GBC!

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