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Teens sought to participate in “Mayor Marie High School Art Contest”
The City of Avondale Municipal Art Committee is seeking participants in the ‘Mayor Marie High School Art Contest’, open to all high school age graduating seniors in Avondale who are planning on enrolling into college.
Artwork in the media of paintings, drawings, mix media, photography and sculptures will be accepted. Scholarship prizes will be awarded ranging in the amounts of $1,000 - $2,000 to help further their college education. Deadline to submit is March 28, 2017 entries can be submitted to the reception desk of the Avondale Civic Center Library, 11350 West Civic Center Drive, Avondale, AZ 85323.
“This is a great opportunity for the Avondale Municipal Art Committee to support and encourage talented youth in their creative and artistic endeavors,” said Councilmember Bryan Kilgore, who led the development of the program when he served as Chair of the Municipal Arts Committee.
Submitted artworks will be showcased at a special art show on April 18. Winning artwork may be featured on display in the Avondale Civic Center Library. For more information call 623-333-2787 or email firstname.lastname@example.org