Mint Hill Arts Eleventh Annual Student Show

Tuesday, February 26 through Friday, March 22
Mint Hill Arts Center

Call for Artists: Student Show Mint Hill Arts is pleased and proud to sponsor its Eleventh Annual Student Art Show, our biggest show of the year. This is a wonderful opportunity for students to show their art in a real and vibrant gallery, and for high school students to compete for generous awards. Please help us spread the word to students in the ‘greater Mint Hill Area.’ If the past is any indication, this will be a remarkable show, so come see all the artwork in the gallery, corridor, and classroom. 

Who May Enter: The show is open to all area students in grades K – 12 in public, private, and home schools as well as to students of any age who have taken classes at Mint Hill Arts during Fall 2018 and Spring 2019. This is a judged show for students for high school students (only). Adult students in Mint Hill Arts classes may enter the show, though only those of high school age are eligible to compete for awards. 

Awards: The following prizes, generously provided by Robinson Orthodontics, will be awarded in the high school competition (Grades 9 – 12): First Prize: $100 Second Prize: $75 Third Prize: $50 Honorable Mentions (4 awarded): $25 each Show Intake and Pickup: Intake is Monday, February 25 and Tuesday February 26, from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. Pickup is Friday, March 29, from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, March 30, from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

 Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony: A reception for students and their teachers, family, and friends will be held at the gallery on Friday, March 1, from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Awards will be announced around 8:00 p.m. Fees: There are no fees for entering this show. Rules: • Each student may enter one piece of art. • All work must be original. • Mint Hill Arts accepts most artwork but reserves the right to turn down any artwork that it deems as inappropriate, unsafe for public display or too difficult to install. • All artwork must remain in the show until its closing, unless it is sold in which case it can be taken from the gallery at the time of the sale. If you have an emergency and must remove your artwork, you must notify Mint Hill Arts and make arrangements accordingly. • For all sales, MHA withholds a 20% commission. • All entries assume that the student, or in the case of a minor the parent, guardian, or teacher, has agreed to the terms of the liability waiver. • Other rules differ for high school and elementary/middle school students, as described below: High School. 2-D work should be matted or framed and cannot exceed 48" x 60" vertically or horizontally. 3-D work cannot exceed a 24" footprint x 48” in height and must be designed to be displayed safely. Students should enter art using the form Student Gallery Registration – Individual Judged. Elementary and Middle School. 2-D work for K-8 should be mounted on construction paper or poster board and cannot exceed 24" x 30" vertically or horizontally. 3-D work cannot exceed a 24” footprint x 48” in height and must be designed to be displayed safely. Students who enter individually should use the form Student Gallery Registration Form - Individual Not Judged. Teachers may enter multiple pieces of student art using the form Student Gallery Registration Form – Group. All forms referred to above can be downloaded from the Student Art Show section of our Forms page. Intake labels are included with the individual registration forms; a sheet of labels is available for group registration.

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Tuesday, February 26 through Friday, March 22 · add to calendar 2019-02-26 09:00:00 2019-03-22 17:00:00 America/New_York Mint Hill Arts Eleventh Annual Student Show https://charlottecultureguide.com/event/423939/mint-hill-arts-eleventh-annual-student-show Mint Hill Arts Center, 11205 Lawyers Road, Mint Hill, NC, 28227
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