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Naperville Art League opens Public Art Competition call for artists


Above / Naperville Art League is located at Naperville Fine Art Center & Gallery, 508 N. Center Street at Fifth Avenue.

The Naperville Art League has announced that 4PM Tues., April 16, 2024, is the deadline for artists from Naperville and surrounding communities to submit pieces for the Naperville Art League’s annual Public Art Competition.

One entry is allowed per person under the theme “Perfect Imperfection.” The piece must be original in design, concept, and execution. It can be any media or mixed-media, and either 2D or 3D. Size restrictions apply.

2024 Exhibit runs April 30 through May 24 / Awards presented May 3

All entries will be on display and open to the public for viewing April 30 through May 24 at the Naperville Fine Art Center & Gallery, 508 N. Center St., Naperville 60563.  An awards presentation with cash prizes will be on May 3, 2024, at 7PM during the artists reception, 6 to 8PM.

Two age categories for entries are high school/college age and adult. Cash prizes will be awarded for Best of Show ($300) and Awards of Excellence ($100). Honorable Mentions will receive an award card. Winners will be publicized. The entry fee is $30 for non-members and $15 for Naperville Art League members. Entries must be accompanied by the entry form and an artist’s statement.

The contest entry form with details is under the Gallery section on the League’s website: Napervilleartleague.com or pick one up at the Naperville Fine Art Center, 508 N. Center St, Naperville.

Naperville Art League / 508 N. Center Street

Naperville Art League is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that provides art instruction and education, encourages all forms of creative art, and works to stimulate understanding and appreciation of art in the community. The League offers art classes for all ages, has monthly gallery shows, and plans/hosts the annual outdoor Riverwalk Fine Art Fair held in September in downtown Naperville.

For membership or other information, go to www.napervilleartleague.com or call (630) 355-2530.

Gallery hours are 10AM to 5PM Tuesday through Friday and 10AM to 4PM on Saturday.

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