Emerging Artists 2019
Call for Entry/Application

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Emerging Artists Sponsor

Attention area high school and college students:
Deadline for Entry: Friday, April 19th!

The Columbia Art League and Commerce Bank are proud to, once again, present the Emerging Artists Pavilion at Art in the Park, 2019, to the event’s 10-12,000 visitors. The pavilion will feature up to 20 artworks by emerging Boone County artists, promoting the excellence of the next generation of artists.

Students submitting work must be in high school, or undergraduates in college in Boone County. The exhibit will be peer juried, i.e. juried by other student artists.

Emerging Artists' work may not be sold at the festival, but artist contact information may appear alongside the work on display in the tent. Commerce Bank, the Emerging Artists Pavilion sponsor, will choose three works to be displayed at Commerce Bank after Art in the Park.

Application requirements:

  • Complete the application form below or download the pdf file.

  • Submit up to five images for consideration by the jury. Make sure the image file name includes the title of the work you list on the application. (Upload limitations of 20MB for all files). If you put the images on a disc, make sure your name is on the disc.

  • Upload your files using the form below; bring images on a disc to the Columbia Art League located at 207 S. 9th Street, Columbia, MO 65201; OR email the application and images to Karen .