In. Art Show & Competition

Shows, Performances, and Exhibitions
Date: Thursday, August 23, 2018

Venue: Hallberg Center for the Arts  |  City: Wyoming, MN

The third annual In. Art Show & Competition opens August 23, 2018. 

In. Art Show & Competition - a juried and judged art competition

The In. Art Show & Competition will award $3,800 in this 3rd annual uncatagorized art vs art competition.  Presented by the Wyoming Area Creative Arts Community, the opening ceremony and award announcements will be held at the Hallberg Center for the Arts, in Wyoming, MN on August 23,2018 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm.

On August 23, prior to the show opening, our judges will walk through the exhibit, critiquing and collaborating, then deciding which of these beautiful pieces of artwork will win.  Visitors at the opening ceremony will vote for their favorite pieces as well.

Stop by the art center and see one of the most powerful art exhibits ever displayed in the region.


Now Open for Submissions.  Deadline is August 9, 2018 at midnight.

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Non-WACAC Member Entries:

Wyoming Area Creative Arts Community Members:

In. Art Show & Competition 2018

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Judges:  Beth Bowman, Kyle Fokken, and Heather Novak-Peterson

Awards ($3,800 total):

Four (4) Judges Choice Awards - $500 each
Four (4) Artistic Excellence Awards - $200 each
Four (4) Artistic Merit Awards - $100 each
People's Choice Awards (Opening Night Public Voting)
1st Place - $300
2nd Place - $200
3rd Place - $100
WACAC Board and Event Committee members are not eligible to win prizes.

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the East Central Regional Arts Council thanks to a legislative appropriation from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

East Central Regional Arts Council          Clean Water Land & Legacy, Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund



  1. This is a visual art competition.  May include, but is not limited to paintings, drawings, photographs, mosaic, sculpture, multi media, ceramics, or glass.  Culinary, performing, musical, or literary works will not be accepted.
  2. Entries are limited to one (1) piece per artist.
  3. Maximum Height is 96", Maximum width is 73".
  4. Submitted artwork will be juried electronically by our judges for acceptance into the competition.
  5. Final judging of accepted artwork will take place the afternoon of the show opening.
  6. All artwork must be conceived and executed by the submitting artist.
  7. Artwork must be recent (within the last three years).
  8. Entry into the art competition must be entered electronically (on this website) in order to be juried for acceptance.
  9. Image for submission must be less than 2MB in size.
  10. Image submission quality is a judging criteria.
  11. Submitted image should be of the artwork only, not the frame (if applicable).
  12. Complete all information on the entry form.  Incomplete entries can be disqualified.
  13. The deadline for entry is August 9, 2018 at midnight central.
  14. All artwork must be delivered to the Hallberg Center for the Arts on or before Monday, August 20, 2018 (drop off times and directions will be emailed to the artist in advance)
  15. All artwork must be appropriately framed or ready for display in an art gallery format.  Pedestals are available (please note in description if needed).  ONLY Wire hanging systems are acceptable for hanging.
  16. All Entries are final.  No Refunds.
  17. Entry fees for Disqualified or Rejected Artwork will not be refunded.
  18. Judging criteria for entry will include:
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Composition
  • Technical Skill
  • Execution
  • Image Quality
  • Judges overall impression (subjective)


Artwork Sales

Accepted artwork, will be labeled with a price.  Submitted artwork marked NFS or left empty in the registration form will be marked NFS (not for sale).

Buyers of artwork sold during the exhibit agree that the artwork will remain at the Hallberg Center for the Arts until the show is completed on September 15, 2018.

Artists agree to donate 30% of the sale price of any artwork sold during the In. Art Show to the Wyoming Area Creative Arts Community.

Extended Art Exhibit

Award winning and high scoring artwork may have the opportunity to be displayed at the Nesting Grounds, in Wyoming, MN as part of an extended art exhibit for the month follow the In. Art Show, with the consent of the artist.

Entry fee is waived for members in good standing with the Wyoming Area Creative Arts Community.




Now Open for Submissions.  Deadline is August 9, 2018 at midnight.

Enter Here:

Non-WACAC Member Entries:

Wyoming Area Creative Arts Community Members:


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All Dates

  • From Thursday, August 23, 2018 to Saturday, September 15, 2018
    Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday