Emerging Artists 2017
Call for Entry/Application

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Emerging Artists Sponsor

Attention area high school and college students:
Applications due by Friday, April 28 at 5pm

Again in 2017, the Columbia Art League will present an Emerging Artists Pavilion at Art in the Park 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 .

The application deadline has passed. Please check back next year.