2016 California Fine Art Competition

California Exposition & State Fair - Expo Center 5

Entry Deadline: May. 4

1600 Exposition Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95825
(916) 263-0989


The 2016 Fine Art Competition at the California State Fair is now accepting entries!
Over $16,500 in Cash and Special Awards!
Showcasing artwork created by California artists 18 years of age and older, this visual arts exhibition is recognized as one of the Golden State’s largest and most prestigious juried art shows. For more than 160 years, the Fine Art competition has attracted many artists who have shown and later become well established and highly respected in the visual art world. Exhibiting at the State Fair exposes your artwork to a large and diverse audience – over 800,000 visitors see this show each year.

The Diverse Categories offered for Fine Art entries this year include: Painting, Drawing, Pastel, Sculpture, Assemblage, Printmaking, 3D Recycled Art, Various Digital Arts, Film/Video/Animation, and Fine Art Photography.

Due May 4 by 5PM.
Entries must be completed ONLINE ONLY using ShoWorks, a user-friendly online entry program.
All entry fees to be paid by credit/debit card.

TO ENTER: Please view the Fine Art Competition Handbook on our website for Rules, Registration and Entry Procedure: www.castatefair.org/fineart

The California Fine Art Competition will be displayed in Expo Center – Building 5 – duration of California State Fair – July 8th to July 24th, 2016

For more information contact:
Michelle Scott, Fine Arts Coordinator [email protected]


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