Call for Artists – Annual Area High School Exhibition

Starting DateJanuary 23, 2017

Ending DateApril 7, 2017

Event Description

Annual Area High School Art Exhibition | April 7 – May 7, 2017

Every year the Phipps invites students at area high schools to submit one piece for display in our annual high school art exhibition.

Guidelines for Submissions:

  • All high school age students in Eastern Minnesota and Western Wisconsin are encouraged to participate in this exhibition.
  • One submission per student will be accepted.
  • Works in all media, two-dimensional and three-dimensional, will be accepted.
  • Complete both copies of the submission form below; attach one securely to the artwork and give the other to the Phipps when dropping off the work.

Drop-off Dates | Tuesday, April 4, or Wednesday, April 5, from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Phipps.

Judge’s Awards

A professional artist or arts educator from the region will award ribbons for first place, second place, third place, and in other categories. He/She will announce selections at the closing reception and be available to speak with student artists about their work.

Alice M. Stolpe Scholarship for the Arts

This scholarship is awarded to a graduating senior in 2017 who will be majoring in art in the Fall of 2017. Andersen Corporation makes this annual scholarship in recognition of regional artist, Alice M. Stolpe. The winner of this scholarship will be notified in advance of the reception, and announced publicly at the reception. Call (715) 386-2305 to request an application.


There will be a reception for the participating artists, their families, and their teachers on Sunday, May 7, from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. with a brief program at 2:00 p.m. 

Questions? Call Nicole at the Phipps, (715) 386-2305.

Read the submission guidelines carefully for important dates and instructions about how the piece should be prepared:


2017 Submission Guidelines.pdf

2017 Submission Guidelines.docx

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