Virtual Congressional Art Competition
I am excited to announce the opening of the 2021 Fourth District Virtual Congressional Arts Competition, part of a national competition for high school age art students. The winning student artist will have his or her work of art displayed in the U.S. Capitol, while the runners-up will have their works displayed in Congressman Price’s Washington D.C. and Durham District offices. All participating students and their art teachers will be recognized by Congressman Price at a virtual reception.
Students are encouraged to submit two-dimensional, original works in the following media:
- Paintings: oil, acrylics, watercolor, etc.
- Drawings: colored pencil, pencil, ink, marker, pastels, charcoal (It is recommended that charcoal and pastel drawings be fixed.)
- Collages: must be two dimensional
- Prints: lithographs, silkscreen, block prints
- Mixed Media: use of more than two mediums such as pencil, ink, watercolor, etc.
- Computer-generated art
- Submissions must be no larger than 26 inches wide by 26 inches tall by 4 inches thick and weigh less than 15 pounds.
- Review the 2021 Art Competition Rules and Regulations for students and teachers.
- Complete Rep. Price's 2021 Virtual Congressional Art Competition submission form by Friday, April 23, 2021.
Students or teachers with questions about the 2021 Arts Competition should contact Anna Tilghman in Congressman Price’s office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 919.967.7924.