“One to Six”
Art Purchase Competition
Deadline Friday, Nov 4, 2016 by 5pm
Open call is announced for artwork to be considered for the “One to Six” Art Purchase Award. The City of Lawton and the Lawton Arts & Humanities Council (LAHC) sponsor this art purchase award. The LAHC’s Program Committee serves as jury, making recommendations to the LAHC for the purchase of six pieces of artwork from one artist. The artwork in turn is presented to the six people who win the 2016 Cultural Awards. The award is $900.00 for the six pieces.
Past artists recipients of the “One to Six” have been Janie Griffin, custom silver jewelry; John Hernandez, hand painted gourds with woven pine needles; Santos Rubio, Macro-photography; and Tom Biggs, watercolor just to name a few! Call the Arts & Humanities Division at 580-581-3470/581-3471 for more information. To learn more about the Lawton Cultural Awards, visit the website www.cityof.lawton.ok.us/lahc/LAHCAwards.htm
Submissions can be mailed or delivered to the Arts & Humanities Division. For mail: Arts & Humanities Division, P.O. Box 1054, Lawton, OK 73502, Must be received in the office by Friday, Nov. 4, 2016. Deliver to: Arts & Humanities Division, west entrance of McMahon Memorial Auditorium, 801 NW Ferris Ave., Hours are 8-12 and 1-5, Monday - Friday.