Rep. Josh Cutler’s Sixth Plymouth District Student Art Competition is now open to all High School students in Pembroke, Duxbury & Whitman-Hanson. Selected works will be hung in the historic Massachusetts State House! The deadline to submit artwork is Friday, March 2nd. Artwork will be on display at the State House in Boston from March 26th through April 6th.
Who is eligible? All high school aged students from Pembroke, Duxbury or Hanson. Any student attending Whitman-Hanson RHS is also eligible.
What is eligible? Any original work completed by the student within the 18 months and not previously entered in competition.
What are the categories? The categories are: photography, paintings, drawing & pastels and mixed media. There will also be an award for Best in Show. The judges at their discretion may add additional categories based on entries.
How may entries per student? Each student may submit up to 3 entries total regardless of category. There is no fee to enter.
How should entries be submitted? Entries must be submitted in a format suitable for hanging. An entry form must be submitted with all artwork.
How do I get an entry form? They are available here or by emailing Rep. Cutler’s aide at firstname.lastname@example.org.
What is the deadline? The deadline for submitting artwork with entry form is Friday, March 2nd at 5pm.
Where do I deliver artwork? All entries should be delivered to Rep. Cutler’s office at 620 County Road in Hanson or submitted by your teacher.
How will the works be judged? A panel of local artists will judge the works and select the winners. All contest decisions are at the judge’s sole discretion.
Where will the works be displayed? Artwork will be on displayed for two weeks in the Massachusetts State House in Boston from March 26 through April 6. In addition an online gallery of all winning entries will be posted to Rep. Cutler’s website.
Will I get the artwork back? Yes, once the show ends works will be available for pick up at Rep. Cutler’s district office in Pembroke.
What if I have a question? Contact Rep. Cutler’s legislative aide, Cole at 617-722-2080 or email email@example.com.