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Wyoming Art Show 2017
1 Worthington Avenue, Wyoming,OH 45215
Wyoming (Cincinnati area), Ohio (Midwest)
Phone: 513 761 1749
Event Dates: 5/21/17 - 5/21/17
Application Deadline: 3/6/17 Midnight EST
The application deadline has passed.
Images: 3 (a booth shot is NOT required)
Fee (Application Fee): $20.00
You can submit up to 3 applications for this show.
The 32nd annual Wyoming Art Show is one of southwestern Ohio/greater Cincinnati’s premiere juried Art Show and Competitions, held the 3rd Sunday in May, along the tree-lined streets of historic Wyoming, Ohio. For thirty-one years the Wyoming Art Show has not only attracted the finest artists from over seven states, it has become a destination for the sophisticated art buying public in the greater Cincinnati tri-state area.
More than 125 regional fine arts exhibitors are selected to participate in our booth sales and competition. Over $4,900 in professionally judged cash awards, including $500 best in show, will be presented to the winners. Great music, distinctive Food Court offerings, and FREE children’s art activities complement a well-balanced, juried fine art show and sale.
2017 Show Date: SUNDAY, MAY 21st 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
2017 Wyoming Art Show … our 32nd year!
About the ShowThe Wyoming Art Show is one of greater Cincinnati/southwest Ohio’s premiere juried Art Shows and Competitions. The show is held annually the third Sunday in May, along the shaded, tree-lined streets of historic Wyoming, Ohio (Cincinnati area).
The CompetitionThe Competition runs inside the Wyoming Civic Center at 1 Worthington Avenue, and is professionally judged. The bulk of our awards are made at the competition. Each booth fee automatically includes the entry of one competition piece. For an additional fee, artists may opt to enter two pieces into the competition. Artists may opt to only show in the competition (no booth) for a slightly reduced fee. In order to be eligible for a cash award, your competition work must have been completed in the last calendar year and not previously exhibited in the competition portion of the Wyoming Art show.
Exhibitor display boothsBooths are on Worthington Avenue between Rt. 4 and Burns Avenue. Each space is 15’ wide by 10’ deep, and only the space is provided. Professional judges award 15 booth awards of $75 each.
FeesAll artists pay a $20 non-refundable jury fee.
Returning artists, i.e., artists whom participated in the May 2016 show, that do not need to re-jury have an opportunity to buy a booth at a reduced fee.
$65.00 Outside exhibitor selling space and one competition entry
$50.00 Competition only - one entry (no outside exhibitor selling space)
$10 Additional competition piece. Limited to 1 per artist.
2017 Show Application Calendar
December 1, 2016 Online application available on Zapplication.
March 6, 2017 Entry deadline via Zapplication for all media.
March 6, 2017 BOOTH Purchase opens at a discounted rate for returning artists that are not required to jury.
March 25, 2017 Discounted booth rate closes. Booths available to all artists at a full rate.
March 25, 2017 Notification of jury results by email
April 9, 2017 Due date for exhibit/booth fees.
April 9, 2017 Wait list opens
Application ProcessPlease review the following instructions carefully. If you have ANY questions about the application process, whether you need to jury, or are required to pay the jury fee, please contact the Wyoming Art Show at firstname.lastname@example.org BEFORE you complete your purchase.
Artists that are new to the show in any media, must jury. Returning artists from the prior year's show, jury on a regular cycle, where each media completely re-juries every four years. For the 2017 show, all artists in PHOTOGRAPHY, MIXED MEDIA & GLASS must jury.
ALL Artists, returning and new, must:
ARTISTS REQUIRED TO JURY
NEW APPLICANTS and RETURNING PARITICIPANTS IN PHOTOGRAPHY, MIXED MEDIA & GLASS.If you did not exhibit in 2016, YOU ARE CONSIDERED A NEW APPLICANT. All new applicants working in all media must:
Jury ResultsThe Wyoming Art Show will notify artists of the jury results around March 25, 2017. There is no quota system for each media, however, we reserve the right to create balance for the show. If an artist is accepted, booth entry fees must be paid by April 7, 2017. A Special Note for new applicants in jewelry: Because we receive a very large number of jewelry applicants we reserve the right to limit the number of accepted jewelers to balance the show.
WaitlistIf an artist is not accepted, they may be waitlisted for the show. Waitlisted artists will be notified when we send the jury results. Each year over 10% of our spaces are filled from our wait list. We will make every effort to contact you as soon as we know about cancellations.
RETURNING ARTISTS NOT REQUIRED TO JURYIf you participated in the 2016 show, and are exhibiting in Ceramics, Sculpture, Wood, Fiber, Jewelry, Painting, Drawing, Graphics, Prints, you do not have to be juried to return to the show in 2017. To apply, you must:
About the Categories for MediaThe categories for media are defined as:
Important Information For Artists
Cancellation PolicyRefunds for cancellations received by April 20 will be made for entry fees, less the nonrefundable $20 jury fee. No refunds will be made after that date.
AwardsPlease visit wyomingartshow.org for a complete list of awards.
2017 Show CalendarMay 7, 2017 Booth assignments released
May 20, 2017 Early delivery of competition artwork 10:00 a.m.—12:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 21, 2017 32nd, Annual Wyoming Art Show (rain or shine event)
Day of show Sunday, May 21. The show runs, RAIN OR SHINE!
7:00 a.m. Check-In and setup
Artists are responsible for setting up their own booth, and must bring all supplies. Artists are expected to provide their own 10x10' canopied tents. Artists may drive to their space, unload, drive out of exhibit area and park vehicles for free along city streets. Booth assignments with specific entry instructions will be sent by email and postcard about a week before the show for your booth location.
9:30 a.m. All artwork for competition MUST be inside Civic Center ready for display or hanging
To qualify for judging, art work for competition must be inside Wyoming Civic Center, 1 Worthington Ave., Wyoming, OH 45215 no later than 9:30 a.m. Sunday, May 21. Optional early drop off for competition pieces is offered on Saturday, May 20, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.11:00 a.m. Street booth show opens for public and judging of booth awards
12:00 p.m. Inside Competition in Civic Center opens to the public
5:00 pm Art show closes to the general public and booth break down begins.
Artists are responsible for breaking down their own booth. The Wyoming Art show will e-mail specific instructions by e-mail about a week before the show.
(Please leave all art work for the competition inside the Civic Center until the end of the show.)
Competition RequirementsTwo-dimensional work must be wired for hanging.
If entry exceeds 36" in any direction or is not suitable for table display, the artist must provide their own support, display fixture or easel.
No commission is charged; however, neither is the Wyoming Art Show authorized to transact any sales. Artists wishing to sell competition entries must handle the transactions themselves.
All reasonable precautions will be taken for the safety of the artists’ work.
All insurance for the Wyoming Art Show is the responsibility of the artist prior to, during & after the show.
Free 2017 Wyoming Art Show T-shirtAll accepted artists receive a FREE 2017 Wyoming Art Show tee shirt the day of the show. Additional tee shirts are available for purchase at $10 each; order information will be sent with jury notifications.
Contact InformationEmail: email@example.com
Mailing address: Wyoming Art Show, PO Box 15027, Wyoming, OH 45215-0027
Please do not hesitate to call us directly for questions you may have.
Wyoming Art Show is operated by an all-volunteer, non-profit group composed of dedicated Wyoming residents, with the City of Wyoming providing invaluable support, services, and space, solely to promote fine art in our community and Greater Cincinnati.
Student scholarships sponsored in part by Wyoming LaRosa's. Individual and corporate donors allow us to continue to provide this fine event.
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