Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Art in the Square Seeking High School Artists for Student Art Competition

Calling all high school artists! Art in the Square is seeking high school students to apply for the student art competition portion of the annual Art in the Square festival, happening April 27-29 in Southlake Town Square. Art in the Square showcases artwork of worldwide renowned artists, emerging artists and high school artists.

Youth Art offers high school students in Northeast Tarrant County the opportunity to enter their artwork in competition for the Lone Star Artist Award. The winner of the award will have their work on display in the rotunda of the Capitol of Texas. The winner and family will receive two nights of hotel accommodations in Austin courtesy of Kids Matter International and a VIP Tour of the Texas Capitol courtesy of State Representative Giovannni Capriglione.

Any student of high school age in Northeast Tarrant County including those in private schools and home schooled can submit artwork to be juried. In addition to the Lone Star Artist Award, the jury committee selects winners in various categories. Winners receive awards provided by Roxann Taylor with Engel & Volkers Real Estate.

The deadline for artwork is March 30, 2018. Artwork can be submitted at