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The Arts Hancock County Juried Exhibition

  • 17 Oct 2018
  • 3:00 PM (CST)
  • 16 Nov 2018
  • 11:59 PM (CST)
  • Ground Zero Museum Waveland, MS


  • Deadline for submission is November 16, 2018. Complete the application below and submit photos of your work to There is a $35 jury fee.

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The Arts Juried exhibition is an extraordinary collection of the best work among members of The Arts, Hancock CountyThe juried show will be held at Waveland’s Ground Zero Museum from December 1-15, 2018. $1300 in cash prizes will be awarded, with results of judging announced the night of The Arts Holiday Reception on Saturday, December 1.  A second hanging of this exhibition will be at Studio Waveland from January 19 – February 17, 2019.

Juried Art Show Judge: Turry Flucker

Entry Deadline:  Fri, Nov. 16, 2018

Selected work notified by:   Mon, Nov. 26, 2018

Work due in gallery on:  Thur, Nov 29, 2018

Opening of exhibition 1 (Ground Zero Museum):  Sat, Dec. 1, 2018

Closing of exhibition 1 (Ground Zero Museum): Sat, Dec. 15, 2018

Opening of exhibition 2 (Studio Waveland): Sat, Jan. 19, 2019

Closing of exhibition 2 (Studio Waveland): Sat, Feb 17, 2019

New this year.  Each Artist may submit up to 3 works, of which at least one will be selected for inclusion in the exhibition.   

Please submit application and digital images of works before Nov.16th deadline.  Notification of acceptance will be emailed by Nov. 26.  Payment of $35 jury fee must be received before artworks will be submitted to the selection committee.

Award Categories:

Category 1. Painting / Mixed media.  Includes all 2-dimensional original artwork including painting, drawing, mixed media, encaustic, fabric. Excludes 3-dimensional work and photography / digitally manipulated images.  1stplace $200, 2ndPlace $100

Category 2. Photo/ Digital. Includes photography and digitally manipulated imagery. 1stplace $200, 2ndPlace $100

Category 3. 3 Dimensional. Vessels sculpture and assemblages in 3-dimensions. Materials includes pottery and ceramic, wood, mixed media assemblages. 1stplace $200, 2ndPlace $100

The Founders Award of $400 will be awarded for Best in Show across all categories.  This sponsored prize honors  the founders of The Arts, Hancock County.

Best of Show winner will be excluded from category awards. The award of prizes is the sole discretion of the show juror Turry Flucker


Second exhibition: On December 15, the show will be taken down and artwork will be kept in safe storage and then rehung for a second showing at Studio Waveland & Gallery 228 Coleman Ave. Waveland, MS. from Jan 19 – Feb 17, 2019.  This second showing is an extraordinary opportunity to receive increased exposure for your work.  If you do not want your work to be shown in the second exhibition you will be asked to provide an additional work in its place.

In order to register for this event, you must first be a member of The Arts, Hancock County.  You can join at  As soon as you join, you can register for this event.  Thanks for your support!


All decisions of the Juried exhibition committee and Juror are final. If you are accepted, by submitting your entry you give The Arts, Hancock County, The Ground Zero Museum and Studio Waveland & Gallery the right to publish your images for publicity purposes for the opening or as part of the art directory selected artists. All artwork must be on display and cannot be removed from the Ground Zero exhibition for the entire exhibition even if the work is sold.


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