Artistic Discovery - the Congressional Art Competition
2013 Contest Information
Over 40 pieces of art for the 4th District 2013 competition were submitted for judging. The winner and competition participants will be honored by Rep. McClintock at a reception on May 1, 2013.
The art will be on display at BI Design Studio at 1004 White Rock Rd, El Dorado Hills, in the Montano Business Center between April 16, 2013 and May 1, 2013. The art will also be displayed on this webpage soon.
Submissions were scored by a panel of judges from across the 4th District.
The 2013 Congressional Art Competition is a nation-wide high school art competition sponsored by the Congressional Institute. Members of the U.S. House of Representatives conduct the competition within their respective districts and the contest is open to all high school students.
The winning entry from each Congressional District across the United States will be displayed for one year in the Cannon Tunnel of the U.S. Capitol. The winning student from each district will be invited, along with one guest, to the unveiling of the exhibit and a reception in Washington, D.C. in June 2013, and will be provided two round-trip airline tickets for the occasion.
The 2012 contest winners may be viewed on the U.S. House Congressional Art Competition website. Please refer to the competition guidelines and student release form below when considering the competition.
Please note that the deadline to submit artwork for the 2013 competition was March 25, 2013.
Guidelines and Student Release Form:
2013 Congressional Art Competition Guidelines.
2013 Student Release Form. Print out and complete form. To enter the contest, a completed student release form should be mailed to Congressman McClintock's district office at 8700 Auburn-Folsom Road, Suite 100, Granite Bay, CA 95746 or faxed to (916) 786-6364.
Should you have any questions regarding the 2013 Congressional Art Competition, please do not hesitate to contact Norman Gonzales in Congressman McClintock's District Office at 916-786-5560.