The annual Congressional Art Competition for students in Tennessee’s 3rd Congressional District involves student art from across the region. The public is invited to view the artwork April 16-22 at Roane State’s Oak Ridge campus. The Awards Ceremony will be held Sunday, April 22.
April 4, 2018
The public is invited to the 2018 Congressional Art Competition Awards Ceremony on Sunday, April 22 at Roane State Community College’s Oak Ridge campus, 701 Briarcliff Ave.
The Art Competition for students in Tennessee’s 3rd Congressional District, represented by Congressman Chuck Fleischmann, is held annually to recognize the artistic talents of high school students.
The exhibit will be on display beginning April 16 in the Coffey-McNally Building on campus. The public is invited to view the artwork and attend the Awards Ceremony.
The April 22 Awards Ceremony will be held from 1:30-3 p.m. EDT in the City Room of the Coffey-McNally Building. Seating for the Awards Ceremony is limited.
The main goal of the art competition is to support and foster creativity among America’s youth. The winner of the art competition will have their artwork displayed in the U.S. Capitol for one year. Also, the winner will be awarded a trip to Washington, D.C. to attend a reception and see their artwork hung inside the U.S. Capitol.
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