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Western Kansas Scholastic Art Competition & Exhibition 2020

On Display Janurary 28th-February 20th

Western Kansas Jr. & Sr. High Art Students

Enjoy award winning works of art from extremely talented Western Kansas students. The TWENTY- FOURTH Annual Competition and Exhibition will include over 240 art works of all kinds; photography, sculpture, metals, glass, drawings, paintings, ceramics, graphics and much more. From the 510 total entries, 164 are displayed as 5 American Vision who were awarded best of show, there are 34 Gold Key Winners, 50 Silver Key winners plus 75 Honorable Mentions from 22 teachers from 19 participating schools and 19 Cities in Western Kansas. The exhibition will culminate with an Awards Ceremony/Closing Reception for the winning students at 1:00PM on

Thursday, February 20, 2020 at the South Gray High School. Please come enjoy the award winning art work of these talented young people from Western Kansas.

The WKSA Awards contest is open to students in grades 7-12 from the following counties: Cheyenne, Clark, Decatur, Finney, Ford, Gove, Graham, Grant, Gray, Greeley, Hamilton, Haskell, Hodgeman, Kearny, Lane, Logan, Meade, Morton, Ness, Norton, Rawlings, Scott, Seward, Sheridan, Sherman, Stanton, Stevens, Thomas, Trego, Wallace, and Wichita.

We are expecting many large groups for this exhibit. Please call in advance to schedule groups and tours of 5 or more so we can make sure the museum is fully staffed for you to have the best experience during your visit. Tours/groups welcome by appointment, contact 620-846-2527 for information or to set up a tour. Business hours for the Stauth Museum, 111 N Aztec Street, Montezuma KS are Tue-Sat, 9am-12pm & 1pm-4:30pm. Admission is free, but donations are gratefully accepted to help pay for current and future incredible exhibits!