Rep. Trey Gowdy invites high school students from across South Carolina’s Fourth Congressional District to participate in the 2015 Congressional Art Competition. The winner’s artwork, selected by a panel of experts, will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol for one year.
High school students (grades 9-12) may submit one piece of artwork. Artist should bring their submissions to either our Spartanburg or Greenville office on April 20-23 between the hours of9 am to 5 pm.
104 S Main St
Greenville, SC 29601
101 W St. John St
Spartanburg, SC 29302
A reception will be held to display all submissions and announce First, Second, and Third places. The reception will take place from 6-7 pm on Monday, April 27 that the District Five Arts Center located at 100 North Dantzler Road Duncan, SC 29334.
Artwork must be two-dimensional and no larger than 28"×28"×4" including the frame. No framed piece should weigh more than 15 pounds. Types of artwork submitted may include the following:
Paintings - including oil, acrylics, and watercolor
Drawings - including pastels, colored pencil, pencil, charcoal, ink, and markers
Collage(must be two dimensional)
Prints - including lithographs, silkscreen, and block prints
Mixed Media(use of more than two mediums such as pencil, ink, watercolor, etc)