The Wilson College juried high school art exhibition will be held in the Bogigian Gallery in Lortz Hall from Oct. 30 to Dec. 6, 2019, with an opening reception on  October 30, 4:30-6 p.m. It is a chance for student artists to see their artwork displayed in a professional venue and possibly win cash or a scholarship. View the winners of the 7th Annual Juried High School Student Art Exhibition here.


Entry

Each artist may submit up to 3 works of art. There is no entry fee. Artwork is to be submitted in digital format, jpg files only, no larger than 2 megabytes. Entries are to be emailed to the address below. Entry deadline: midnight, October 9, 2019. Two-dimensional and three-dimensional work will be considered. Artists submitting film/video must be able to provide their own hardware and software should their work be accepted for exhibition.  All accepted work must be exhibition ready, meaning that all 2-D works are to be wired with no exposed glass edges. 
Email entries to: wilsonartshow@gmail.com

 

Eligibility

The show is open to students from Franklin, Adams, Cumberland and Fulton counties in Pennsylvania and Washington County, Md. All submissions must have been completed while the student was in high school and not previously exhibited in Bogigian Gallery.

 

Prizes

1st Prize: four $1,000.00 scholarships. Student must maintain concurrent full-time enrollment for 4 years at Wilson College. Plus, First Prize winner receives a check for: $200.
2nd Prize: one $1,500.00 scholarship for their first year at Wilson College. Plus, Second Prize winner receives a check for: $100.
3rd Prize: one $1,000.00 scholarship for the first year at Wilson College. Plus, Third Prize winner receives a check for: $50.

 

Jury

Wilson College Fine Arts Faculty

 

Sales

The sale of work will be encouraged and no commission will be charged for sold work.

 

Schedule

Deadline for entry: midnight, October 9, 2019
Exhibition Dates: October 30 – December 6, 2019
Opening Reception: October 30, 4:30-6 PM, Bogigian Gallery, Lortz Hall
Drop-off artwork: October 21-24, 9AM – 5PM daily, or by appointment
Pickup of artwork: December 7-14, 9AM – 5 PM daily, or by appointment
The Department of Arts and Letters will assume no responsibility for artwork left after January 1, 2020

 

Include the following information for each work of art submitted (limit of 3):

  • Artist
  • Artist’s Email 
  • Title
  • Date of Completion
  • Medium
  • Price if item is for sale
  • School
  • Grade
  • Teacher
  • Teacher’s Email

Email entries to: wilsonartshow@gmail.com

 

For more information, contact Lindsey at philip.lindsey@wilson.edu or 717-264-2783