High School Visual Arts Competition

Opening reception is December 7 at the Irene B. French Community Center from 7:00-8:30pm for artists accepted into the exhibit. Show runs December 7 - 30. 

2017 High School Visual Arts Winners

Accepted  works from the 21st High School Visual Art Competition


Call for Artist

The 21th Annual High School Visual Arts Competition was created to show case the talent of high school students currently attending high school or home schooled in the Kansas City Area. Area high school artists may submit three pieces of artwork for consideration. The categories are 2D, 3D, photography and computer generated art. Prizes are given to the top three pieces in each category.

How to Enter

Artist must submit images of their artwork in JPG format. Images must be smaller than 1MB or they will not be accepted. Selection will be made from images. Submit only one image per piece. Students may enter more than one category but they are limited to three total entries.
Excel Spreadsheet
The following information must be submitted on an excel spreadsheet:
Student's First Name, Student's Last Name, Student's home address, City, State, Zip Code, School, Title of Work, Image File Name, Size of Work, Instructor and Instructor's email. 
Images and Excel spreadsheet must be submitted on a CD, flash drive or via Dropbox by Wednesday, October 25.

High School Visual Arts Competition Guidelines

For more information please contact Irene B. French Community Center staff at 913.322.5550.