Athens Area Council for the Arts presents

High School Art Show

April 6 – May 15, 2020

Opening Reception: Friday April 17 at 5:30pm

Entry Deadline: March 30, 2020 at 5:00 PM

The Arts Center

Cost to enter: FREE

A curated and judged art show for high school students in McMinn and surrounding counties. Prizes for Best in Show, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd awarded at the Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony on Friday, April 17 at 5:30pm.


Now – March 30, 2020: entry forms (see bottom of page). Deadline is March 30 @ 5pm

By March 31:  notified of acceptance

April 1 – 3: delivery dates

April 6 – May 15: exhibit open

Friday, April 17 @ 5:30pm: Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony

May 18 – 20: pick up dates




  1. All media and subject matter are acceptable
  2. Work must fit through doors
  3. Each student may enter up to three (3) pieces.
  4. Art must be ready to hang (click here for details) and sculpture must include a stable base (if you have questions, email [email protected])
  5. Entry form must be received by March 30, 2020 (see bottom of page)


Two options:

  • Online using the form below 
  • In person at The Arts Center | 320 North White Street | Athens, TN


Accepted works may be hand delivered only to The Arts Center between April 1 & 3, 2020 during regular business hours (10am – 5pm).


Exhibited works must be picked up from The Arts Center between May 18 & 20, 2020 during regular business hours (10am – 5pm), only.
AACA is not responsible for artwork left after May 20.

Click Here to Register

Charles Cox, MD