Competitions & Exhibitions
Many of the festival’s competitions & exhibitions are curated through an application process. To access available applications, visit the apply page.
Fine craft artists from across the state will display inspiring objects in the media of clay, fiber, glass, metal, wood, and three-dimensional mixed media in this annual juried competition and exhibition.
Move On Up & Reach the Higher Ground – The 11th installment of this annual exhibition showcases creations by African American fiber artists from across the nation. This year’s theme challenged artists to create fiber works that explore the ideas of creating a better world, journeying toward self-awareness, and ascending to a position of loving acceptance of all people.
Fine art will be exhibited in five media categories: acrylic, oil, drawing/pastel, watercolor, and mixed media. Professional & amateur photography in the categories of color and monochrome will also be on display.
A variety of solo exhibitions by national and local artists will be on display in various venues.