CM Magazine

In June 2014, Commatrix published the second issue of CM Magazine, meaningful nonsense! We are proud to introduce you to the 12 artists across 7 countries around the world, including Poland, Denmark, United Kingdom, Taiwan, Italy, U.S.A. and France.

CM is an international magazine showcasing young, creative talents. CM stands for new insights and inspiration, high-quality visual artwork of illustration, graphic design and photography. Discovering young, creative talents is what we are all about.

CM publishes online quarterly with a specific theme in each issue. Our aim is to showcase how artists develop their thoughts about the theme into their work via various aspects of visual expression and imagery, and their struggle throughout the creative process. An all-round platform for emerging artists from different corners of the world, CM strives to excel in every story with our passion and love of life, art and design.

Submission for Issue 3 is now Open!

Date: 2014/7/1 (Tue)-2014/6/30 (Wed)
Read CM Issue 2 “Meaningful Nonsense” Here!


In order to be considered, please follow the guidelines below before submit. CM Magazine takes exclusive illustration, graphic design, and photography works.

  1. Qualification: Any age, nationality
  2. Type: Illustration, Graphic design, or Photography in Single Image or Serious Story (3-6 images)
  3. Content: Relevant to the announced theme above
  4. Submission: Submissions should be emailed to
    We accept both personal and group submission. Please note that each work should be only submitted once.


  1. Submissions should be emailed to , Please label your email with a subject line of “Issue #__ / Submission” and have all files compressed into a single ZIP file.
  2. The compressed file should includes:
    1. JPEG files: The longest side of an image should be 1200 pixels at 72dpi; using RGB color space; in JPEG format.
    2. TEXT file: including Title, Description of the work (Under 150 words), and All team credits (Designer, photographer, assistants, hair/makeup, stylist, model, etc. Please provide links to your website to help promote your work.)


  1. All submissions will be reviewed by our team. Please be patient!
  2. Submissions are reviewed based on its creativity (30%), quality(35%), and relevance (35%).
  3. We will only respond to the submissions we are interested in publishing. If chosen, you will receive an acceptance email with COPYRIGHT LICENSE AGREEMENT in 7 working days after the deadline. Please reply the email with all further details in 7 days. (You will be ask to provide some further information about yourself and your work for magazine interview in the email.)


By allowing CM MAGAZINE to publish your work, you grant us permission to use your work in any of our publications, websites, videos, marketing material, advertisements, and any other mediums or formats used in the creation, dissemination, and monetization CM Magazine. Please note that since our magazine is young, we will not cover costs for your submission.

In submitting the image(s) (‘image(s)’) to CM Magazine, the Author certify that:

  1. The Author(s) have full authority to enter into this agreement and in granting rights to CM Magazine. The Author is authorized by all his(her) co-authors to enter into these arrangements.
  2. The Author warrants, on behalf of him-(her-)self and his(her) co-authors, that the Image(s) is(are) his/her original work(s), and has the right to grant all kinds of license hereinabove without any infringement of any intellectual property rights of any third party.
  3. The Author hereby grants a non-exclusive free license to CM Magazine to copy, distribute, and display the image(s) in any of its publications, websites, videos, marketing material, advertisements, and any other mediums or formats used in the creation, dissemination, and monetization, in electronic form through single PC version, internet, wireless network or any other way to transmit the image(s) publicly, and to authorize others to do the same.
  4. This Agreement is a non-exclusive license, and the copyright of the Image(s) still remains with the Author after executing this Agreement.

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