Eastern Shore Heritage

Eastern Shore Heritage


Call Type Competition
Call Eligibility National
Entry Dates 9/25/23, 8:30 AM - 10/30/23, 12:00 PM 228 Days Left
Entry Fee? No
Eastern Shore Heritage

502 94th Street
Ocean City 21842 United States


Celebrate the stories, traditions, and heritage of Maryland’s Lower Eastern Shore. All media. 32×40? maximum outside frame dimensions. Cash prizes awarded! Up to two entries per artist.

With special awards:
-Waterways Award, depicting agriculture/fishing, boating, or leisure on the water.
-Heritage Site Award, depicting a historic site in Somerset, Wicomico, or Worcester County.
-Livelihood Award, depicting those who rely on the culture and resources of the area to make their living (waterman, farmer, craftsperson, or others).
-Best in Show Award

Judges panel: Joanne Guilfoil (author/illustrator and painter), George Sass (photographer), and Raye-Valion Gillette (Curator and Folklife Program Director, Salisbury University).

Entry dates (by appointment): October 29-30. Click here to reserve your timeslot.
Entry fee: $10 per piece/ members; $15 per piece/ non-members. Entry fees are non-refundable.
Exhibit dates: November 3-25, with opening reception First Friday Nov 3, 5-7pm
Pickup dates: November 26-27

November’s exhibit is made possible by a grant from Beach to Bay Heritage Area, whose mission is to promote, preserve and protect the cultural heritage, historical linkages and natural assets of Maryland’s Lower Eastern Shore. www.beachesbayswaterways.org

Posted on: 9/25/23, 6:28 PM