Showcase of Excellence

February 17 - March 10, 2018
Reception Saturday, February 17, 2018

2018 Rules of Entry

Showcase of Excellence features the exceptional artistic talent of high school students in our area. This premier event is a juried fine arts competition that offers young artists their first taste of a professional gallery environment. Cash prizes are awarded for the top student artists and teachers.

The 2018 Showcase of Excellence will kick off with a reception and awards ceremony on Saturday, February 17 at TFAC.

2018 Submissions

We welcome high school artists from North and South Carolina. Art work for the 2018 Showcase of Excellence must be received by February 9, 2018. Teachers must submit artwork on behalf of their students. Each student's artwork must be accompanied by a digitally submitted Entry Formed and a signed Permission/Media Release Form.

Click here to download the full Rules of Entry for Showcase of Excellence 2018. Please contact Michelle Fleming at 828-859-8322 with any questions.

Art teachers must complete one (1)  digital Entry Form per student participating. Be sure to include information for each individual artwork being submitted.

Each student must have a signed Permission/Media Release Form. Parents must sign forms for students under 18 years old. Art teachers may submit these forms to TFAC when they drop off student artwork.

See last year's work on our Facebook page!

Thank you to all who make Showcase of Excellence a success for our teachers and students. To learn more about supporting Arts in Education call Executive Director Marianne Carruth at 828-859-8322.