Saturday, August 24, 2013

43rd Mid-States Art Exhibition

Deadline: September 8, 2013 (ONLINE) or (RECEIVE)

43rd Mid-States Art Exhibition
Evansville Museum of Arts History & Science

Evansville, Indiana
December 8, 2013 - January 12, 2014

Over the years, the objects collected through the Mid-States Exhibitions have created a wonderful and extensive collection of contemporary works by artists from a variety of educational backgrounds and talents. Many of the objects can be viewed in the Permanent Collection galleries of the Evansville Museum. A number of Mid-States artists have been invited to participate in other exhibitions curated by the Evansville Museum and to submit objects for the Museum Shop.

Over $10,000 in purchase and merit awards, underwritten by individuals, corporations, foundations and philanthropic organizations, will be presented at the December 14 opening reception. Purchase award-winning works will become part of the permanent collection of the Evansville Museum.

Any artist residing in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Ohio, or Tennessee may enter. All work must be original, completed within the last three years, and not previously exhibited in the Mid-States Craft Exhibition.

The competition is open for the following categories: ceramics, glass, textiles, metals, wood, enamel and mixed media. Entries must not exceed 96 inches in any direction and/or 150 pounds. Large sculpture should be weatherproofed for outdoor display. No entry that requires the artist to be present for moving or assembly will be accepted.


$20.00 fee entitles entrant to submit up to TWO entries.

Download Prospectus: 43rd_Mid-tates_Craft_Prospectus.pdf

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For more information write, email or call:

Art Committee
Evansville Museum of Arts History & Science
411 S.E. Riverside Drive
Evansville, Indiana 47713-1098
Phone: 812-425-2406 ext. 238
Fax: 812-421-7509