The Arts Commission and Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur present the Ninth Congressional District Invitational Art Competition to honor artistic excellence demonstrated by area high school students. Marcy Kaptur has been presenting this opportunity to her district since 1983. High Schools and student artists in Lucas, Ottawa, Cuyahoga, Erie, and Lorain counties are invited to participate. For the first time in its history, the exhibition will be virtual.
The Arts Commission and Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur announce the 38th year of Marcy Kaptur’s presentation of the annual Congressional Art Competition for high school students in the Ninth Congressional District.
Art teachers from high schools within Ohio’s Ninth District are invited to nominate up to three two-dimensional student artworks for display. Artworks will be selected to receive awards by a jury composed of art educators, local artists, and representatives from institutions sponsoring awards.
In 2021, the Ninth Congressional District Invitational High School Art Exhibition will be virtual.