Art Competition Guidelines

UNTHSC Atrium Gallery

1st Floor of the Carl E. Everett Building

3500 Camp Bowie Blvd

Fort Worth, TX 76107

 

Guidelines for 2017 High School Art Exhibition

 

ELIGIBILITY

All eleventh and twelfth grade students in Cooke, Denton, Erath, Hood, Parker, Tarrant, Palo Pinto, Somervell, Wise, and Johnson counties are eligible to enter this juried competition.

 

DIVISIONS

Painting– oil, watercolor, acrylic…

Printmaking

Mixed Media-ex: painting with collage, photography, items glued on….

Three-Dimensional-sculpture, ceramics, jewelry….

Color Graphics-marker, pastels, colored pencils…

Black/White Drawing-ink, pencil, charcoal…

Photography- not computer manipulated (cropping or minor enhancements ok)

Computer Art– computer generated, items manipulated with PhotoShop ( more than slight adjustment)…..

 

PRIZES

First Place: art supplies- ribbon

Second Place: art supplies -ribbon

Third Place: art supplies- ribbon

Fourth Place and Honorable Mention- ribbon

“Best in Show” award will be given

Student or teacher must be present at awards ceremony to pick up prizes

 

IMPORTANT DATES

March 29th deliver works to Atrium Gallery ( 1st floor EAD) 4:00-6:00

Parking in Lot 6 ( adjacent to Camp Bowie-entrance on Clifton, 1 blk E of Montgomery St)- use visitor space before 5

 

Reception for students and Awards Ceremony April, 29th, 2:30p.m.

   All work must be picked up following the reception on the 29th

 

Please let us know if you plan to participate by March 15,2017

NOTIFY SHEA PATTERSON YOUNG VIA EMAIL

shea.pattersonyoung@unthsc.edu

UNTHSC fax number 817-735-2486, attn: Shea

( I do not need a list of entries, just a commitment to participate)

 

 SPECIFICATIONS

All work should be clearly identified on the right front corner with student name, school, teacher, title, division, price and phone number (if available for purchase). Each school is responsible for their own tags. Artwork will not be accepted without proper identification and hanging mechanism. Except for 3-D submissions, all pieces must have a hanging mechanism of some kind. Please use Velcro(hook side) on all matted pieces; framed pieces should have a hanging wire. All 2-dimensional work on paper should be matted. Make your students aware that good presentation is important. Tip: Try to avoid entering copy work. Judges look for skill level and originality

 

The cost per entry is $3.00. The maximum entries per student is five. Entry of a work is not a guarantee of acceptance. Checks are preferred. Please make your check out to UNTHSC Foundation. Payment is due when artwork is delivered.

 

ATRIUM GALLERY POLICIES

We will exercise the utmost care in handling your work. However, UNTHSC cannot be held responsible for lost or damaged work.

 

By submitting your artwork, you are giving consent for pictures of the works to be taken and possibly used for promotional materials. This includes both print and electronic promotion.

 

 

This page was last modified on February 1, 2017