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Showcase of Excellence

In its fourth year, the Showcase of Excellence – Fine Arts Competition features the exceptional artistic talent of high school students in our area. This premier event is a juried fine arts competition and fundraising event with proceeds from the Evening of Excellence Auction going directly to TFAC’s “Be Inspired Grant –BIG” teachers' grant program.


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Local, young artists and arts in education were honored with the Evening of Excellence reception and art auction on Sunday, April 23, 2017.

Thank you to all who made this year's Showcase of Excellence a success.

Key dates for this year’s Showcase of Excellence program:
• Artwork Submissions Due: February 21-22, 2017 between 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
• Art Exhibit for All Entrants: March 11 – April 23, 2017
• Opening Public Reception and Award Recognition: Saturday, March 11, 2017
• Evening of Excellence - Reception and Auction of Student Art: April 23, 4:00-6:00 p.m.

Download additional information for teachers and students:

SoE Rules of Entry 2017

SoE Entry Form 2017

SoE Media Release-Required

Opening Reception of Showcase of Excellence 2017

Cathey Stoney (left), art teacher at Landrum High School, and student Laura Ford (right)