For more than 50 years, the Museum of Science and Industry has hosted the nation’s premier exhibition of African American art. This annual show presents more than 100 works of art from professional and emerging Black artists from around the country.
Contemporary works created in any visual medium are accepted.
General Category: Black artists over 18 years of age.
Teen Category: Black artists who are 18 years of age or younger, OR currently enrolled in grades 9-12 (or the equivalent).
General Category Best in Show: $3,000 Second Place: $2,000 Third Place: $1,000
Teen Category Best in Show: $500 Second Place: $300 Third Place: $200