St. Peters Cultural Arts Centre announces its 2018 art shows and competitions, and welcomes artists of all levels, from amateur to professional, to enter in an upcoming show. You do not have to be an Arts Centre member or a resident of St. Peters to enter.
The first art show of 2018 will be “Black, White and Red,” which will be on display Jan. 11-March 4, 2018. Artists can submit their artwork, which must contain an element of black, white (including shades of gray), and/or red, from 9 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 8, at the Cultural Arts Centre. An artists’ reception will be held from 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11, also at the Arts Centre.
Arts Centre members can submit up to four pieces of artwork per show for a total of $15, non-members can submit up to three pieces for $20. Cash prizes are given out in each category (painting/drawing, mixed media and photography), including Best of Show ($100), 1st place ($50), 2nd place ($25) and 3rd place ($15), as well as Honorable Mention ribbons. All artists are also encouraged to sell their artwork while it’s on display (the Arts Centre retains a 25% commission).
Here are the rest of the upcoming 2018 art shows and competitions:
- Celestial Universe: March 8-April 29, 2018
- Cityscape or Streetscape: May 3-June 24, 2018
- Enchanted Forest: June 28-Aug. 19, 2018
- Going Coastal: Aug. 23-Oct. 14, 2018
- $100 or Less Art Show and Sale: Oct. 18-Dec. 9, 2018
For more information on Cultural Arts Centre art shows and competitions, call 636-397-6903, ext. 1624, or visit www.stpetersmo.net/arts.
The St. Peters Cultural Arts Centre is located inside St. Peters City Hall at One St. Peters Centre Blvd., St. Peters, MO.