Fine Arts Awards For Visual Art Information 2015

2015 FINE ARTS AWARD FOR VISUAL ARTS INFORMATION
APPLICATION DATES: BEGIN JANUARY 2, 2015 DUE February 15, 2015
AWARDS!
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1(One) First Place ! !
1(One) Second Place !
$1,500.00!
$1,000.00!
No tie scores will be considered
Decision of the judges is final
ELIGIBILITY:
1. Student applicant must be enrolled in her or his senior year at a San Luis Obispo County high
school.
2. For the purpose of this award, "art" shall be defined as creative visual arts such as drawing, painting,
sculpture or ceramics. All artwork must be original created by the student, not necessarily created in
the senior high school year. Judging is on originality, technical competence, and presentation.
3. Entries will be by digital submission with photographs of the front, back and top of each artwork.
Once applications are received, each applicant will be sent a link to a Dropbox, where the
submission must be uploaded within 24 hours of notification. Art may also be submitted via CD or
flashdrive. If you choose to submit via CD or flashdrive, it is due with the application.
4. Applications must be received by the Fine Art Awards Submissions Contact at
[email protected] or at The Monday Club, P.O. Box 167, San Luis Obispo, 93406 by
midnight, February 15, 2015.
PROCEDURE
1. Each student will submit two (2) pieces of his or her ORIGINAL ARTWORK. It is suggested that
submittals be of what you consider your best work in one or two mediums.
3. Three impartial qualified judges will judge the applicants and select up to 10 finalists.
4. If you are selected as a finalist, you will be notified no later than February 28, 2015. Your work shall
be brought to the Monday Club, 1815 Monterey St., SLO, and display arrangement completed, on
Friday March 13 between 4:30 pm and 5:30 pm.
5. All art should be suitable for display on tables provided or on easels provided by the artist. Work
should be matted and framed and must not exceed 48 inches or weigh more than 50 pounds. Keep
in mind that your exhibit space is limited to 48 inches wide by 30 inches deep. Closed-door judging
will begin promptly at 6:00pm.
The Music and Art Finalist Competition will be held at the Monday Club on Saturday, March 14, 2015
beginning at 10:00am. The winners of both the Visual Art and Music Competition will be announced
at the conclusion of the music competition judging Saturday, March 14, 2015. This event is free to all
finalists and their parents.
SCHOLARSHIP PRESENTATION: Recognition of the scholarship winners will take place during the
regular luncheon meeting of the Monday Club, Monday April 6, 2015 at noon. The student winners and
their parents are guests of the Monday Club for lunch. The first and second place winners art will be
displayed and the Awards will be presented at this time.
For more information please contact Lisa Fraser, [email protected]
Terms and Conditions of the Monday Club Fine Arts Awards are subject to change at any time at the
discretion of the Monday Club Fine Arts Awards Committee and/or The Monday Club.
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