Events

Amici Art Contest Reception

Emerald Arts Center, 500 Main Street, Springfield — Friday, February 8, 2019 - 5:30 PM

Come view and vote on your favorite finalist in our annual Amici Art Contest.

Join us at the Emerald Art Center during the Second Friday Art Walk in Springfield, beginning 5:30 PM, when we will showcase the 10 finalists of our tenth Amici Art Contest.

Five finalists have the opportunity to win a $200 cash prize and the distinction of appearing on concert promotional materials for Chamber Music Amici’s 2019-2020 season. As well, any artist could earn the coveted People’s Choice Award and the $100 prize.

So, come vote, view the fine talents of local artists, and join us for refreshments!

To enter contest, find the Guidelines and Application Form HERE.


Amici Art Contest

Monday, October 15, 2018 — Friday, January 11, 2019 - 12:00 PM

Showcase your artistic talent in the Amici Art Contest for a chance to win up to $300 in prizes!

Lane County Artists of all ages are invited to submit their artwork in the tenth Amici Art Contest. Winners have their work showcased in such promotional materials as programs and posters during Amici’s 2019-2020 season and earn these fabulous  prizes:

5 First Place Awards of $200 each
1 People’s Choice Award of $100

How Does It Work?

  • Artists submit an Application Form and a high-quality digital image of their artwork on or before January 11, 2019. Artwork should be no more than 24″ W x 30″ H.
  • Judges Anne Korn and Terry Way of Raven Frameworks and Jane Halvorsen, media arts faculty at Lane Community College, will then choose 10 finalists.
  • Finalists submit their artwork by February 1 framed and ready to display for the month of February at the Emerald Art Center in Springfield.
  • The People’s Choice Award will be determined from votes cast by visitors to the Emerald Art Center during February.
  • 5 First Place Awards of $200 each will be announced at Chamber Music Amici’s February 11 concert.
  • The 1 People’s Choice Award of $100 will be announced at the end of February, after all ballots are cast.

Artists and the public are invited to a reception at the Emerald Art Center held on the Second Friday Art Walk, February 8, 5:30 PM.

So, submit your art work, join us at the reception, enjoy some refreshments, vote for the People’s Choice Award, and view some fine local talent!

REMINDER: To enter the contest and download the full Guidelines and the Application Form, click HERE.

Contest held in cooperation with Emerald Art Center. And thank you to our contest sponsors, John and Linda Van Peenen!

EXAMPLES OF PAST WINNERS