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Black Creativity

Juried Art Exhibition

Since 1970, the Museum of Science and Industry (MSI) has hosted the Juried Art Exhibition, the nation’s longest-running exhibition of African-American art. The exhibition is part of the Museum’s Black Creativity program, which showcases African-American achievement in a variety of scientific, artistic and technological fields. Each year, the Black Creativity Juried Art Exhibition presents more than 100 works of art from emerging and professional African-American artists.

2019 call for entries

MSI is now accepting submissions for 2019 Juried Art Exhibition. Youth artists (age 18 or younger) and adult artists (over the age of 18) are encouraged to apply.

All entries for the adult and youth categories must be received by 11:59 p.m. CST on Sunday, November 4, 2018

Guidelines and entry forms

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Juried Art Exhibition 2018 Awards

Adult CategoryYouth Category
First Place – James NelsonFirst Place – Raven Smith
Second Place – Reisha WilliamsSecond Place – Kayla Sullers
Third Place – Terron SorrellsThird Place – Kanyinsola Anifowoshe
Special Jury Recognition –
Austen Brantley
Special Jury Recognition –
Ian Brundige