Annual arts festival! Multiple art exhibits, live music, craft projects, street performers and more! FREE admission!! Family friendly! Fun for people of all ages!! Festival opens Friday, April 7th from 6pm-9pm. Festival continues Saturday, April 8th from 12pm-8pm.
Calling all artists ages 13-30! Art exhibit & competition. Excellent prize money!! Free to enter. Your artwork will be on display at our annual arts festival, Art Youth Expo7.
The Hazleton Art League (HAL) is seeking artists to submit their work for an exhibit which will take place April 7th & 8th 2017. This exhibit will be displayed at HAL & several business buildings along Broad St., Hazleton, as part of our 7th annual art walk.
Open to artists ages 13-30. No entry fee. Up to 3 entries per person. Artwork must have been created within the past
3 years. Artwork can be any medium, 2D or 3D. 2D art, such as drawings & paintings, must be framed and ready to
hang. For more information on framing, sales & liability please visit Hazleton Art League website & HAL & AYE6 Facebook pages.
AWARD CATEGORIES & DESCRIPTIONS
**NOTE- PRIZES AWARDED FOR EACH OF THE 2 AGE LEVELS 1st Place $150, 2nd Place $50
Teen ages 13-18
Adult ages 19-30
*Artists may submit more than one work of art per category.
Best Use of Color Award
Any artwork which shows a sophisticated use of color theory. Any medium.
Creative Use of Materials Award
Any artwork comprised of media used in a creative or unexpected manner. Any medium.
Realistically Rendered Award
An artwork which accurately depicts recognizable subject matter. **Photographs do not qualify for this category.
Can be abstracted art or nonobjective art. Any medium.
Most Thought Provoking
A work of art that conveys a strong message or stance. Any medium. The artist must also include a separate sheet of paper with a typed paragraph explaining the message they would like the viewers to derive from their work of art.
$300 PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD
This award will be selected through fundraiser votes during Art Youth Expo7
Artwork is to be delivered to the HAL on Sunday, March 19th 11am-5pm HAL is located at 225 East Broad St., Hazleton, PA 18201.
Artwork is to be picked up from the HAL on Sunday, April 23rd 11am-5pm
Download the prospectus from our website. Under the heading "Events" click on "Art Youth Expo (AYE)"
Any questions email Hazletonartleague@outlook.com or