2017 STATEWIDE ARTS COMPETITION

Exhibition and Sale for Visual & Heritage Arts
May 26-28, 2017

The Exhibition and Sale for Visual & Heritage Arts will be held Friday, May 26 - Sunday, May 27, 2017 at the ArtWorks 200 Willard St., Wilmington, NC. Winners qualify for the State Finals held in Raleigh this fall. There are four categories in SilverArts: Visual Arts, Heritage Arts, Literary Arts and Performing Arts. The Wilmington Art Association is sponsoring the Visual Arts and the Heritage Arts categories.

DEADLINE to enter exhibition is Monday, April 25, 2017.

  • All participants must be 50 years of age or older by December 31, 2017
  • Total entry fee into the SilverArts is $15.00
  • Total of 5 pieces of artwork can be entered into Visual Arts and Heritage Arts.
  • Only 3 pieces in any one category are allowed - ex: 3 mixed media and 2 oils.
  • Each category (oils, acrylic, watercolor, woodwork, pottery, etc.) judged separately
  • BIN WORK accepted: 2D--10 pieces and 3D--5 pieces
  • Exhibition and Sale 3 day Event for Visual Arts and Heritage Arts
  • Private Reception and Award Ceremony for artists and guests

Exhibition and Sale for Visual Arts and Heritage Arts will be open to the public for 3 days giving artists the opportunity to sell your art work. April 25th is the deadline to submit entry forms. Complete details about the SilverArts requirements are in the prospectus/entry form.

Important SilverArts documents:

Prospectus and Entry form click here.

Show poster click here.

Registeration online Torch.NCSeniorGames.org

Prospectus and entry forms may also be picked up at the following locations:

Questions contact: