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48th Annual High School Art Competition
Artist: Best of Show in 2021, Sunday Afternoon by Lily Scott, colored pencil, 2021, NFS, Fort Madison High School
Date  January 29-February 24, 2022 @ 8AM - 5PM

48th Annual High School Art Competition 

Calling all High School artists! The Art Center will host its 48th Annual High School Student Art Competition from January 29 – Feb 24, 2022! This exhibition is designed to educate high school artists on how to professionally enter and display artwork for a juried competition. Along with works from our area high schoolers, the Art Center will also be displaying works from the student’s art teachers in their 5th Annual High School Art Teacher Exhibit.

Open to high schoolers, grades 9th – 12th, students may enter up to 3 works for $10. Entry drop-off to the Art Center is as followed: Tuesday, January 11, Wednesday, January 12, Thursday, January 13, Friday, January 13, and Saturday, January 15, all from 9 am – 4 pm. Note, this is a juried competition, not all entered artworks will be selected for display.

This competition is open to students who live in or attend high school in the following counties:

Adams County, IL | Marion County, MO | Audrain County, MO |

McDonough County, IL | Brown County, IL |  Monroe County, MO

Cass County, IL | Morgan County, IL | Clark County, MO |Pike County, IL

Greene County, IL| Pike County, MO| Hancock County, IL| Ralls County, MO

Knox County, MO| Schuyler County, IL | Lee County, IA | Scott County, IL

Lewis County, MO | Shelby County, MO

This exhibit will be on display at the Quincy Art Center from January 29 – February 24, 2022. Public Hours will be 9 AM – 4 Pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday. 

Cover Photo: Best of Show in 2021, Sunday Afternoon by Lily Scott, colored pencil, 2021, NFS, Fort Madison High School

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