Annual Student Show

80th Annual Student Show
This competitive juried show honors the School of Art’s outstanding student artists for their hard work and creativity. The show is professionally juried from outside the Ball State campus, emulating the practice of real world art shows.  
Artwork produced between January 2014 and February 2015 will be considered, including: drawing, sculpture, ceramics, glass, metals, printmaking, painting, graphic design, photography, intermedia arts, foundations work, video, and animation. Works exhibited in any previous student show will not be considered.

Access the full version of the PROSPECTUS.  

The Prospectus is available on Submittable as part of the online submission process. Go to the ONLINE APPLICATION.

The following two forms must accompany the actual artwork when brought to AJ 121 on Friday, February 6, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
1. Bursar Permission Form 2015 (a $5.00 entry fee per entry will be charged to your Bursar account)
2. University Libraries' E-Publication Rights Release Statement Form (You may put more than one work on your form, just add as many titles as you are submitting.)

Tuesday, January 20 – Friday, February 6
Annual Student Art Show will begin accepting submissions. Go to the ONLINE APPLICATION.

Friday, February 6

All submitted artworks must be turned in to AJ 121, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., accompanied with both Forms (but not attached) and all eligibility guidelines met. Late work will not be accepted, including work set up outdoors or in other areas of the building.

Saturday, February 7

Jurying by Chris Sickels will begin. Selected artworks will be notified by email and by entry number posted outside the School of Art office.

Saturday, February 14
Show opens to the public, Atrium Gallery, Art and Journalism Building, 1 p.m.

Saturday, February 14

Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m., in the Atrium Gallery, Art and Journalism Building.

Saturday, February 21

Atrium Gallery open for School of Art Portfolio Day.

Thursday, March 12

Exhibition closes

Friday, March 13 only
Pick-up of work from the Atrium Gallery, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.