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Exhibit Description: AWARDS TOTAL $1,500! The Juried Youth Art Show was established in 2015 as a sanctioned event in conjunction with the South Carolina Festival of Flowers, with funding attributed to an established endowment in the name of the late, Virginia Self. The show will be on display in the Reception Hall at The Arts Center of Greenwood from May 23 - June 8, 2018, during the festival events. 

EXTENDED ENTRY DEADLINE: MAY 19, 2018 (10 am - 3 pm) - all works must be delivered to The Arts Center (120 Main Street) NO LATER THAN THE ENTRY DEADLINE DATE

Submission of Entries: 

1) Complete the printable ENTRY FORM

2) Label artwork on the back as follows: Entry # - Title of Work - Artist's Name

3) Deliver the art + printable entry form to: The Arts Center, 120 Main Street, Greenwood, SC 29646 by May 15th @ 5 pm


Event Calendar:

May 15 | ART DELIVERY/ENTRY DEADLINE (during regular business hours) 

May 18 | NOTIFICATION OF ACCEPTANCE | email + website

May 23 - June 8 | EXHIBIT DURATION

May 31 | OPENING RECEPTION + AWARDS CEREMONY @ 5:00 - 6:30 pm

June 28 - 29 | ART RETRIEVAL (during regular business hours) 

Entry Eligibility:

No Entry Fee
1st - 12th Grade (Eligible Counties: Greenwood, Laurens, Edgefield, Abbeville, McCormick, Newberry, Saluda or Anderson)
ONLY 2D artwork is eligible
Size not to exceed 24x32
Each artist may submit two total entries
All works of art must be original and completed within the last two years
2D work must be matted and mounted (white matte + foam ONLY and MUST be shrink-wrapped) 
NOT all works will be juried in to the final show. Please note the NOTIFICATION OF ACCEPTANCE date.
All (JURIED IN) works will be eligible for awards

Award Categories:
1st - 5th Grade | 1st, 2nd, 3rd place awards + 1 merit
6th - 8th Grade | 1st, 2nd, 3rd place awards + 1 merit
9th - 12th Grade | 1st, 2nd, 3rd place awards + 1 merit

Cash Prizes:
1st Place - each category | $200
2nd Place - each category | $150
3rd Place - each category | $100
Merit Award - each category | $50

Event Contact: artscentergwd@gmail.com | 388-7800