Art CompetitionEach spring, a nation-wide high school arts competition is sponsored by the Members of the U.S. House of Representatives. The Congressional Art Competition is an opportunity to recognize and encourage the artistic talent in the nation, as well as in each congressional district.
Competition is open to all high school students. The overall winner of each participating district will be displayed for one year in the U.S. Capitol.
All entries submitted must be an original in concept, design and execution.
Artwork must be two-dimensional.
Each finished piece can be no larger than 28", 28" x 4" with frame.
Artwork cannot weigh more than 15 lbs.
Be original in concept, design, and execution and may not violate any U.S. copyright laws.
Accepted media for artwork are as follows:
Paintings: oil, acrylics, watercolor, etc.
Drawings: pastels, colored pencil, pencil, charcoal, ink, markers
Collages: must be two dimensional
Prints: lithographs, silkscreen, block prints
Mixed Media: pencil, ink, watercolor, etc.
|“Wonderland” by 2013 winner Jada Robinson|
Please follow the 2014 Art Competition Guidelines and fill out, print, sign and submit the Student Information/Release Form to Alice Smith in our Jacksonville office. If you have any further questions please visit the official Art Competition website or contact a local office.
Contact Person: Alice Smith
Two Face by Jarett Walker of Jacksonville