The High School Art Contest originated in 2011, each spring Avondale Municipal Art Committee holds the Mayor Marie High School Art Contest to provide an opportunity for AMAC to encourage & recognize the artistic talents of Avondale’s graduating high school seniors.
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 April 2, 2018 entries need to have a copy of the online registration form attached to the piece and must be submitted to the reception desk of Avondale City Hall, 11465 West Civic Center Dr., 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 Vice Mayor 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 19, 2018. Artwork will be featured on display at the Estrella Mountain Community, Performance Arts Center from April 16 through May 1, 2018. For details please visit www.avondaleaz.gov/ArtContest, for more information call 623-333-2787 or email email@example.com