Applications for 2018 will become available on ZAPPlication in August 2017. Please check back then to apply.
Artists from around the country apply for entry with an independent panel of judge’s selecting approximately 150 artists to participate in the show, competing for $10,000 in cash prizes. With a wide variety of outstanding artists and original works of art, categories include Drawing / Graphics, Ceramics, Fiber, Glass, Jewelry, 2D and 3D Mixed Media, Photography or Computer Generated Work, Sculpture, and Painting. The artists are competing for weighted category awards totaling up to $10,000 including Best of Show for $2,000 and Judges Choice Award for $1,000.
Application Deadline: December 1, 2017
Jury Notification: December 15, 2017
Booth Fee Due: January 15, 2018
Event Setup: April 20, 2018 (generally after 12 pm)
Show Date/Times: Saturday, April 21 & Sunday, April 22, 10 am–5 pm
Event Breakdown: April 22, 2018 (after show closing at 5 pm)