Tri-County High School Exhibition
The Tri-County High School Art Exhibition is an exhibition displaying artwork from some of the most talented young people of Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb counties in Michigan. The 2019 Tri-County High School Art Exhibition marks the 8th year for this event hosted by the James Pearson Duffy Department of Art and Art History at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan.
The Art Department Gallery (ADG), Wayne State University (WSU), Detroit, MI presents a call for entries for its annual Tri-County High School Exhibition. The 2019 exhibition dates are March 22 – April 5, 2019. The exhibition will feature approximately fifty artworks by high school students from Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties.
To apply: https://forms.wayne.edu/5be0842f58da5
ABOUT THE GALLERY
The Art Department Gallery hosts annual undergraduate exhibitions, graduate student exhibitions, faculty exhibitions and sabbatical exhibitions. Additionally, the gallery lends itself to provide exhibition space to community organizations with the approval of an exhibitions committee. <http://art.wayne.edu/communityarts_gallery.php>
Open to all 10th through 12th grade-level public, private, and home-schooled students from Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties.
Submissions will be juried and selected by a committee from the Department of Art and Art History. Selections will be based on quality, presentation, and proper application format.
Selected works can be hand delivered or shipped. Instructions will be included in a notification e-mail letter. The artist entrant will be responsible for transporting their work to and from the gallery. Every precaution will be taken to handle artwork with the utmost care. However, the Art Department Gallery and Wayne State University will not be responsible for damage or loss from any cause.
Notification of accepted and non-accepted works will be sent via email.
Each selected artist will receive a $1,000 Scholarship Award
Seven awards will be given for outstanding artworks in the exhibition:
First Place, Second Place, Third Place, 3 Honorable Mentions and 1 Teacher Award
First Place: WSU $4,000 Scholarship Award and $150 Dick Blick Certificate
Second Place: WSU $3,000 Scholarship Award and $150 Dick Blick Certificate
Third Place: WSU $2,000 Scholarship Award and $150 Dick Blick Certificate
Honorable Mentions $150 Dick Blick Certificate
Teacher Award: $150 Dick Blick Certificate
Scholarship Awards can be redeemed upon the application and acceptance to the James Pearson Duffy Department of Art and Art History, Wayne State University.
Students can submit a maximum of three artworks.
Artwork must be original. Copies of published photos are not acceptable.
Applicants are encouraged, but not required to submit two-dimensional work with a maximum size of 48" in any direction. Sculptural and ceramic work must fit through a 6' by 8' door and weigh less than 70 pounds.
Video works are eligible. All accepted video works will be presented on flat screen monitors provided by the gallery. Selected videos must be on a USB thumb drive and have a pixel aspect ratio of 720 x 480 or higher.
Artists may not substitute another work for an accepted work, alter a work after submission, nor withdraw a work after it has been accepted. The Art Department Gallery reserves the right to refuse any entry, which does not match the images submitted or meet the criteria. The gallery reserves the right to refuse work that is not appropriate for the space.
Please use the online entry form to upload your submissions. The entry form will be available for submissions from January 14 through February 22, 2018. To apply: https://forms.wayne.edu/5be0842f58da5
You will receive an automatic email confirmation after you have successfully completed the form. If you do not receive an email confirmation, please contact the department at email@example.com.
First Name *
Last Name *
Address Line 1 *
Address Line 2
State / Province / Region *
Postal / Zip Code *
Year of Graduation *
Primary Art Instructor *
High School Name *
You will be asked to upload your submission(s) in the following formats:
Upload 1-3 works in .jpg formats. Videos or animations must include a web link. You may include an image detail/close-up for each work, or a video still image for videos submitted.
Images must be no larger than 5"X7" horizontal or vertical with resolution at 300 dpi. File names should be titled in the following manner:
Last name_title_1.jpg and Last name_title_1detail.jpg
Image 1 example: (last name_title_1.jpg)
Image 1 detail example: (last name_title_1detail.jpg)
Title 1, Medium, Dimensions, Year
Last name_title_2.jpg and last name_title_2detail.jpg
Image 2 example: (last name_title_2.jpg)
Image 2 detail example: (last name_title_2detail.jpg)
Title 2, Medium, Dimensions, Year
Last name_title_3.jpg and last name_title_3detail.jpg
Image 3 example: (last name_title_3.jpg)
Image 3 detail example: (last name_title_3detail.jpg)
Title 3, Medium, Dimensions, Year
Please include any special installation instructions if needed.
January 14: call opens
February 22: deadline for submission
February 25-28: jury
March 1: notification via email
March 12-15: delivery of work
March 19-21: installation
March 22: Opening Reception, 5-8PM, with Awards Presentation at 6:30PM
April 5: exhibition closes
April 9-12: artwork pick up
For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.