EXHIBIT: Empowered: Self-Celebration Through Art


What makes you feel empowered?

Whether it is a quality about yourself that you’ve grown to love, someone in your life who lifts you up to your full potential, or anything else that represents your true inner magic, we want to see artistic representations of your empowerment! 

Non-Refundable Entry Fee + Juror and Awards

Non-Refundable Entry Fee:
One entry for Arts Council Members – FREE
One entry for Not-Yet Arts Council Members – $20

Artist membership dues are $50 for a full 12 months of benefits.  

Membership dues and registration fees can be paid by cash, check, or online at https://www.artswin.org/members/.

Juror and Awards:
This exhibit is not juried for inclusion, but for awards. The juror for Empowered will be announced at a later date.

The prizes for Empowered are:
   Third Place: $50
•    Second Place: $150
•    First Place: $300


  • Registration deadline: May 12th by 11:59 p.m.
  • Artwork drop off: May 15th, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Exhibit dates: May 18th – June 29th
  • Reception: June 15th, 5:30-7
  • Artwork pick up: July 2nd, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Guidelines, Requirements, How to Register, and What to Expect

Guidelines and Requirements:

  • All media are acceptable.
  • Framed dimensions cannot exceed 60” in any direction.
  • Submissions must be appropriately matted, framed, and securely wired, and READY TO HANG AND DISPLAY. No sawtooth hangers – must be wired.
  • Artwork should be assembled and ready for hanging at the time of delivery, no exceptions.
  • By registering, the artist agrees to the Arts Council’s Hold Harmless Policy and Sales Agreement.
  • If you are entering from out of the Evansville city limits, you may submit up to three images of your piece to [email protected], to be juried digitally.

How to Register and What to Expect:

  • Fill out the form on the last page of this document, and email it to [email protected], or mail it in a hard copy to 212 Main Street by the end of the day on May 12th, or find a link to the online Google form here: https://www.artswin.org/gallery_calls/.
  • All entries must be pre-registered by 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, May 12th.
  • After you are registered, you will drop your work off at 212 Main Street on Wednesday, May 15th, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • In the spirit of empowerment, this exhibit is not juried for inclusion.
  • Questions about the exhibit can be directed to Gallery Director, Andrea Adams at (812) 303-3178 or [email protected].

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