Calling All Artists – The 31st Annual Juried Art Competition Will Feature Over $2,500 In Prizes

The Arts Council of York County presents the 31st Annual Juried Competition at the Center for the Arts, 121 E. Main St., Rock Hill, SC, June 19 – July 28, 2020. Winners will be announced at a free, public reception to be held at the Center for the Arts on Thursday, July 16, 2020 from 5:30 – 7:30 PM.
The Juried Competition is open nationally to artists 18 and older. Only original work, created in the last two (2) years, and not previously shown at the Center for the Arts, Dalton Gallery will be accepted. All forms of media are eligible, including video. Limit four pieces per artist. The deadline for entries is Friday, May 15, 2020 at 5 PM. This is NOT a postmark deadline for mailed entries.
Entry Fees:  ACYC Members: $30 for up to two pieces, each additional piece is $10
Non-members: $40 for up to two pieces, each additional piece is $10
Complete guidelines and entry information are available now at
Gerald & Barbara Schapiro Best of Show | $1,000
1st Place $750
2nd Place  $500
3rd Place $250
1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place Awards are sponsored by Kathy and Larry Wilson.
Professor of Art, Clemson University

Originally from East St. Louis, Illinois, David Detrich received his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the Kansas City Art Institute in Missouri and his Master of Fine Arts degree from Alfred University in New York. He has exhibited his work nationally and internationally including venues at the Tallina Kunstiulikool in Tallin, Estonia and at the American Cultural Center in Taipei,Taiwan. His work is also represented in public and private collections nationally.
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