Oswego County Student Art Show & Competition 2024

Upcoming Show

Exhibition Dates: April 18 - May 11, 2024

The Salmon River Fine Arts Center is pleased to host the 28th annual Oswego County Student Art Show & Competition this spring. This show exhibits exemplary artwork of Oswego County students and offers prizes for outstanding pieces. Importantly, it allows the community to see the amazing student talent in our schools.

Works will be judged on originality, technical skill and personal style. Each student will receive a digital certificate for participation. Honorable mentions will be given a ribbon. Over $1,500 in cash prizes will be awarded, including an overall Best of Show for $100, plus additional cash awards for two age groups: grades 10, 11, and 12 AND grades 7, 8, and 9 in the following categories:

  • Drawing, First Place • Second Place • Third Place
  • Painting, First Place • Second Place • Third Place
  • Mixed Media & Printmaking, First Place • Second Place • Third Place
  • Photography, First Place • Second Place • Third Place
  • Digital Art & Animation, First Place • Second Place • Third Place
  • Sculpture & Fine Craft, First Place • Second Place • Third Place

Submit artwork. The dates to submit artwork are Thursday and Friday, April 11 - 12, noon - 6 pm, and Saturday, April 13, 10 am - 2 pm, or by appointment.

Opening reception and awards ceremony. The opening reception and awards ceremony will be held on Sunday, April 21, at 1 pm at the art center.

Exhibition. The show will be hung in the gallery of the art center for viewing from April 18 - May 11 and can be seen during gallery hours.

Pick up artwork. After the show, artwork can be picked up on Thursday and Friday, May 16 - 17, noon - 6 pm, and Saturday, May 18, noon - 2 pm, or by appointment.

Here are links to important documents for entering the show:
Prospectus 2024: Guidelines and Dates
Entry Forms for Artwork

drawing of girl by Oswego County student

Sr High 1st Place Drawing 2023
Pondering
Nyah Pinzer