Calls for Entry

Montpelier Arts Center Call Artists on the Rise: Eighth Annual Juried Teen Exhibition

From left to right: Pernicious by Yuri Yi, 2019 2nd place winner; Machismo by Helen Qian, 2019 first place winner; Irregularity by Anna Lussier, 2019 3rd place winner.

Deadline: Sunday, January 26, 2020, 11:59 pm

Montpelier Arts Center strives to foster a positive, creative environment in which young and emerging artists realize their full potential as creative individuals. In honor of National Youth Art Month in March, Montpelier spotlights middle and high school teens (ages 13-18) in the Washington metropolitan area and their talents in the visual arts.

Montpelier Arts Center welcomes students in public/private middle and high school or home school to enter one piece of original artwork online at montpelierartscenter.submittable.com. There is no entry fee for this competition and there are awards given for First Place ($200), Second Place ($150), and Third Place ($100).

EXHIBITION SCHEDULE

  • Submission Deadline: Sunday, January 26, 2020, 11:59 pm
  • Notification of Results: Wednesday, February 5, 2020
  • Drop Off Artwork: Saturday, February 29 – Sunday, March 1, 2020, 10 am-5 pm
  • Exhibition Dates: Saturday, March 7-Sunday, 29, 2020, 10 am-5 pm
  • Reception + Awards Ceremony: Saturday, March 7, 2020, 1-3 pm
  • Pick Up Artwork: Monday, March 30 – Sunday, April 5, 2020, 10 am-5 pm

For information or to submit online click HERE or contact Montpelier Arts Center at 301-377-7800 or montpelier.arts@pgparks.com for additional information.