Join 500,000+ artists on ConceptArt.Org.
Its' free and it takes less than 10 seconds!
Challenges of the week give artists the opportunity to create new and fantastic art based on a weekly theme set by the challenge moderators. They are also a great place to develop core skills.
Being featured on ConceptArt.org can get your artwork viewed by millions of artists a month including big industry leaders.
Just a quick note about KCAI - they don't currently have an illustration department, but they're bringing it back in a year starting in 2011, and it's gonna be pretty awesome. The word on the street...