News From Terre Haute, Indiana

August 29, 2013

Deadline approaches to enter art competition


News Release

TERRE HAUTE — Aug. 30 is the deadline for Wabash Valley artists to enter the annual River City Art Association Fall Art Competition set for Sept. 7 in the Girl Scouts Service Center at 1100 Girl Scout Lane in Fairbanks Park.

The juried competition is open to artists age 18 and older.

Steve Letsinger, art director at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology and curator of its permanent art collection, will select winners in four categories and Best of Show.

Entry fees are $20 for members and $30 for non

members, for up to three entries per artist. Entry forms with categories, rules and instructions are available at rivercityart.org and must be postmarked by Friday and mailed to RCAA Fall Show, P.O. Box 3545, Terre Haute, IN 47803.

All supporters of the arts are invited to the show and opening reception from 5 to 8 p.m. Sept. 7 with awards ceremony at 6.

Terre Haute South Rotary is the art competition’s major sponsor this year. Other civic organizations and businesses can become a sponsor by calling RCAA president Todd Stokes at 812-232-0048.