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Northern Utah High School Art Competition

Eccles Art Center
3rd ANNUAL NORTHERN UTAH HIGH SCHOOL ART COMPETITION
CALL FOR ENTRY

Deadline December 16, 2021

ELIGIBILITY
The Eccles Art Center Northern Utah High School Art Competition is open to High School Senior Student artists (12th grade) who presently reside in Northern Utah including those in Davis, Morgan, Weber, Box Elder, Cache and Rich Counties. Original works in any medium including paintings, prints, monoprints, drawings, graphics, pottery, photography, sculptures, jewelry, and textiles are eligible. Original work is defined as artwork developed from personal experience, imagination, and direct observation from life, or multiple personal photographs or sketches. REPRODUCTION PRINTS such as giclée and COPY WORK (artwork directly copied from one source) ARE NOT ELIGIBLE. Work must have been completed within the past two years and not have been previously exhibited in a juried exhibit sponsored by the Eccles Art Center.

Artists are limited to a total of two entries. Works consisting of multiple parts may be entered as a single work only if each of the parts cannot exist as a complete work by itself. Multiple parts of a work may not be priced separately.

Entries must be ready to hang, mounted, matted and framed and otherwise ready for exhibition display. TWO-DIMENSIONAL WORK, LARGER THAN 21” x 21” WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED IN CLIP FRAMES. FRAMED WORK MUST INCLUDE WIRE OR SIMILAR HANGING SYSTEM. Works will not be accepted with only alligator hardware, D-ring, V-ring or keyhole hangers under any circumstance.

REGISTRATION AND RECEIVING
Students must register online on the form below. There will not be forms provided to register when artwork is received. Registration is open online now, through December 16, 2021.

Students or teachers should bring works to the Eccles Art Center

Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday
December 14, 15 & 16, 2021 9:00a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Eccles Art Center
2580 Jefferson Avenue
Ogden, Utah 84401

Work will not be accepted after 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 16, 2021

LIABILITY
Every reasonable precaution will be taken to protect work submitted. Work left at the Art Center after January 5, 2022 is left at artist’s own risk and storage charges may accrue. Works left at the Center for over 90 days will be deemed abandoned and disposed of at the Board’s discretion. The Eccles Art Center does not accept responsibility for works damaged due to incorrect or poor framing.

SALES
A price or insurance value must be indicated for all items entered. Sales will be encouraged and the Eccles Art Center will retain a 35% commission on sales. Students should work with their teachers to determine a price for their work. Consideration of the cost of the materials including framing, time invested and the center’s commission should be reviewed when determining a price. WORK NOT FOR SALE MUST BE MARKED ‘NFS’ AND A VALUE FOR INSURANCE PURPOSES GIVEN.

ENTRY FEES & FORMS
The Board of the Eccles Art Center have decided to underwrite the fees for the 2021 Northern Utah High School Art Competition. Students and Schools will not be charged a fee for entering this year’s competition.

Entries must be clearly identified by the artist with title, medium and price/value.  

Identification tags will be provided at the time of entry.

Students will be informed of acceptance in to the competition by email. Teachers will also receive a list of students that have been or have not been accepted.

 

PICK-UPS
Work not accepted must be picked up on or before January 4, 2021 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. & 5:00 p.m.

Works accepted for exhibit and not sold must be picked up January 31, 2021 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. & 5:00 p.m.

See LIABILITY section for storage charge notice.

SHOLARSHIP AWARDS (to the school of student’s choice):
BEST OF SHOW: $5000
AWARD OF MERIT (3): $2000
JUROR’S AWARD: $1500
HONORABLE MENTION (3): $500

The exhibit will be on display January 7 through 29, 2022

This project has received funding from Weber County RAMP, Ogden City, and is supported by the Utah Arts Council, with funding from the State of Utah and the National Endowment for the arts.

 

 


Eccles Art Center 2022 Northern Utah High School Art Competition

The Eccles Art Center hereby grants to the undersigned student artist permission to display their paintings or oth-er works of art in the Eccles Art Center, located at 2580 Jefferson Avenue, Ogden, Utah for the period of January 7 through January 29, 2022. Every reasonable precaution will be taken to protect work submitted. WORK NOT ACCEPTED FOR EXHIBIT WILL NEED TO BE RETRIEVED BY JANUARY 4, 2022; WORK ACCEPTED FOR EXHIBIT WILL NEED TO BE RETRIEVED BY FEBRUARY 1, 2022. Work left at the Art Center after those dates is at the artist’s own risk and storage charges may accrue. The artist does hereby release the Eccles Art Center from any and all liability after February 1, 2022 for any work submitted for the 2022 Northern Utah High School Art Competition.

Release
I, hereby, acknowledge that artwork left over 90 days at the Eccles Art Center is deemed abandoned and may be sold or disposed of at the board of directors discrretion.
Media Releasse
I, hereby, acknowledge that an image of my work may be used in online marketing and sales for the Eccles Art Center.
Grade in School
I certify that I am a High School Senior (or equivalent) and will graduate in 2022.
First Name
Last Name
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If you are homeschooled, please indicate here.
If you are homeschooled, please use N/A

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If you would like to be included in our online gallery for this exhibit, please upload an image of your work.
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If you would like to be included in our online gallery for this exhibit, please upload an image of your work.