High school students and community members are invited to attend the Fourth Annual Art Fair at Black Hills State University. The Art Fair will be held Thursday, Oct. 14 and Friday, Oct. 15 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the David B. Miller Student Union Jacket Legacy Room.
The fair will feature art supply vendors from across the country promoting, demonstrating, and selling their latest art supplies at reduced prices. Workshops with regional artists are planned throughout the day.
High school artists are also invited to participate in a regional online juried art exhibition. A maximum of five pieces of artwork from each school may be submitted. Winners will be selected by BHSU art students and art supply awards will be given for each place. Awards will be selected for first, second, third and art vendors’ choice.
Entrants are asked to submit artwork as Jpeg files to Dave Wilson, associate professor of visual arts, 1200 University Street, Unit 9558, Spearfish, SD 57799 or email files to David.Wilson@BHSU.edu. When submitting files include the student’s name, title of artwork and the student’s school, as well as contact information. Winners will have their artwork displayed in the bookstore or in the BHSU President’s Gallery. Deadline for entries is Oct. 15.
The Art Fair is sponsored by the BHSU Bookstore and visual arts department. For more information contact Wilson at 642-6706 or David.Wilson@BHSU.edu.