Vision High School Art Competition at Coos Art Museum
Coos Bay, OR – From February 12 – April 18, 2021, Coos Art Museum will be exhibitingVISION 2021. This annual high school art competition will be underwritten by Southwestern Oregon Community College Foundation. Coastal high schools, as well as high schools in Douglas and Jackson counties, have been invited to submitted entries. The competition may include drawings, paintings, etchings, mixed media, ceramics, and photography. They will be on display in all upstairs galleries at Coos Art Museum. “Best of Show”, 2ndand 3rdplace overall winners will receive both cash awards and a two-year tuition waiver to attend Southwestern Oregon Community College. 1st through 4th places and Honorable Mentions for each grade level will receive awards ribbons.
Due to limitations imposed by the pandemic, public ceremonies and receptions for the exhibition will not be held this year.
Coos Art Museum has been a cultural focal point of Oregon’s scenic Southern Coast since 1966. It occupies an historic 1936 Art Deco US Federal Building in downtown Coos Bay. The Museum offers a wide range of arts activities including exhibitions, art classes and lectures. Hours are 10:00am to 4:00pm, Tuesday through Friday and 1:00 to 4:00pm on Saturday. Museum admission: $5 general, $2 students, veterans and seniors, free to Museum members.