Venue: East Central Regional Arts Council | City: Braham, MN
This is the 32nd year of IMAGE, an annual judged art show, sponsored by the East Central Regional Arts Council (ECRAC)!!! ECRAC will host the show at its office and gallery in downtown Braham, MN. The show opens Saturday evening, April 27, 2019, and will be open for viewing through Saturday, May 4.
There is no fee to participate in or attend IMAGE. However, artists wishing to exhibit a work of art at the IMAGE Art Show must read and complete this online entry form and submit it before or on the deadline date of Monday, April 1, 2019. No late entries can be accepted.
To Enter: Click the "Register" button above
If you need assistance with the online entry form or have any questions you can call ECRAC at 320-396-2337 extension 1 or email
Please note that the IMAGE Art Show does not have set categories for entering artwork or for distributing the awards. Instead, artists describe the medium used, in their own words (up to 50 characters), on their entry form.
These will be awarded at the Art Show Opening Celebration on Saturday, April 27, starting at 6 p.m.:
- 2 Judge's Choice Awards - $500 each;
- up to 10 Excellence Awards - $200 each;
- up to 10 Merit Awards - $150 each;
- and Purchase Awards will also be made.
ECRAC will purchase 1 or more entered works of art that will become part of the permanent artwork collection.
There will also be a People's Choice Award that will be announced after the end of the show on May 4 - $300.
EAST CENTRAL REGIONAL ARTS COUNCIL, 112 Main Ave S, Braham, MN
Before the Show...
Online Entry Deadline - Monday, April 1, 2019, at 11:59 p.m.
Entry Confirmation - You will receive an immediate confirmation/thank you when you submit your entry - this will not be an email, it is a website page that pops up as soon as your entry is submitted. In addition, ECRAC staff will email, and mail, your confirmation, and identification/receipt cards, to entrant artists before April 19, 2019.
Artwork delivery accepted from entered artists at ECRAC -
Monday - Wednesday, April 22 - 24, 2019
(during business hours 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.)
Wednesday evening, April 24, 2019 (4:30 - 7 p.m.)
During the show...
IMAGE 2019 Gala Opening Celebration at ECRAC - Open to all!!!
Saturday, April 27, 2019 (5 - 8 p.m.)
Note that the show can't open any earlier than 5 p.m. due to the judging process.
Welcome and Judge's Award Presentation (6 p.m.)
Artist entrants are encouraged to attend! Hors d'oeuvres!
Live music! Invite your family and friends!
Sunday, April 28, 2019 (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Monday - Friday, April 29 to May 3 (10 am to 4 pm each day)
Saturday, May 4 (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Art Groups and School Field Trips are encouraged!
This activity is made possible by The McKnight Foundation and also by the voters of Minnesota thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.