The LSU Student Union Art Gallery will be closed for renovations for the Fall 2013 semester. The Gallery will reopen for the 20"x20"x20": A National Compact Competition and Exhibit on January 12, 2014. Please contact Hugh O'Connor, Gallery Registrar/Art Handler, at (225) 578-8256 if you have any questions.
20"x20"x20": A National Compact Competition and Exhibit
The LSU Student Union Art Advisory Committee is now accepting entries for their annual 20”x20”x20”: A National Compact Competition and Exhibit. The deadline to submit CD entries is Thursday, September 26. This all-media competition is open to all artists residing in the United States.
This year's juror Shana Barefoot, Exhibitions and Collections Manager at the Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, will award $6000 in cash prizes, with a $1,800 prize for the first place winner, $1,200 for second place, $900 for third place, and five honorable mentions at $400 each. The selected exhibit will be on view from January 12 to February 14, 2014.
A non-refundable $35 entry fee is required. Artists may submit up to three entries. Two-dimensional works on paper, excluding the mat and frame, cannot exceed 20 inches for any one dimension. Sculptures may have one side exceeding 20 inches in length or width but overall weight cannot exceed 70 pounds.
Visit the Competitions page for prospectus and additional information.
Common Host by Benjamin Johnson, 1st Place, 2012 20x20x20: A National Compact Competition and Exhibit