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Naperville Art League extends deadline

Feb 04, 2016 01:46PM ● By Neighbors Magazines

Eligibility for participation in the competition is open to high school students, college students and adults.  Entrants may submit pieces interpreting the theme in virtually any media. Pieces may be representational or abstract and must be original in design, concept and execution.

Cash awards will be given for Best of Show and Awards of Excellence. Applications and details on media, size and other requirements are available from the Naperville Art League by calling 630.355.2530 or at

The works will be exhibited at the Naperville Art League's Fine Art Center & Gallery, 508 N. Center St. March 11 through March 21 with a special reception and awards ceremony on Sunday, March 15 from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm.  

Entries for "Broken Barriers" will be accepted at the Naperville Art League's Fine Art Center & Gallery any Wednesday, Thursday or Friday from noon until 4:00 pm or Saturday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm through March 5 2016.  An entry form, available at the League's Fine Art Center & Gallery or at, must be completed and affixed to the piece along with an artist's statement of 100 words or less explaining how the entry relates to the theme.  

Click here to download the application

Details are available by calling 630.355.2530 or on their Web site at There is a nominal fee for entering.

Complete details and entry forms are available on or call 630-355-2530.