2023 High School Visual Arts Contest

Students in grades 9-12, in the Northeast Metro Region of the Twin Cities, are invited to enter original art in the High School Visual Arts Contest, sponsored by White Bear Center for the Arts. This is a juried art show with cash awards, publication opportunities, and other prizes that will be displayed professionally in WBCA’s Ford Family Gallery.  All submissions must be completed online. Submission does not guarantee acceptance. 

Submission Deadline: 

Friday, March 17, 2023

Show Dates: 

April 27-June 9, 2023

Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony:

April 27, 2023, 6:30 PM-8:30 PM
Award Ceremony at 7:00 PM

Location:  White Bear Center for the Arts 

Notification of selected works by email: Week of April 3, 2023


1 Best of Show Award: $200
2 Excellence Awards: $125
3 Merit Awards: $75
3 Honorable Mention Awards: $50
3 Judge’s Choice Awards: $25