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2017 High School Art Competition and Exhibition

Please send us your best art for the 12th Annual Columbia College High School Art Competition and Exhibition. This show is the venue for the emerging talents in, not only Columbia, but the surrounding region as well. 

2015 High School Art Show Winners

Photo: 2015 High School Art Show Winners

Calendar

  • January 6

    Return completed entry form to the Columbia College Department of Visual Arts & Music (address below)

  • January 2-6

    Art entries delivered to the Art Office in Brown Hall between 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m, Monday through Friday. To arrange drop-off at alternate times please email Mike Sleadd at artdepartment@ccis.edu

  • January 9-21

    Art exhibition in the Sidney Larson Gallery at Columbia College

  • January 21

    Closing reception from 2- 3:00pm in the Sidney Larson Gallery. Award presentation will be at 2:30 p.m. All artwork must be removed at 3:00pm (no artwork may be removed until 3:00 p.m.). Please  email the Art Department at artdepartment@ccis.edu if alternative arrangements must be made for pick-up of artwork.

Awards

Our art faculty will select the works that they believe demonstrate excellence in technique and creativity. Awards will include:

  • $100 cash and $1,000 Columbia College art grant for Best of Show (all entrants are eligible for art grant consideration based on review of portfolios). Best of Show will also receive free tuition for the 2016 High School Summer Arts Intensive.
  • $50 First Place (for each category). First Place Winners will also receive 75% off tuition for the 2017 High School Summer Arts Intensive.
  • $30 Second Place (for each category). Second Place Winners will also receive 50% off tuition for the 2017 High School Summer Arts Intensive.
  • $20 Third Place (for each category). Third Place Winners will also receive 25% off tuition for the 2017 High School Summer Arts Intensive.

Please download and complete the following entry form and mail to:

Columbia College
Department of Visual Arts & Music
212 Brown Hall
1001 Rogers Street
Columbia, MO 65216

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