Roanoke Valley Sister Cities
Young Artists Showcase 2018
2018 Theme: The Art of Diplomacy
Sister Cities International aims to promote peace through mutual respect, understanding, and cooperation – one individual, one community at a time.
This year’s Young Artists theme, “The Art of Diplomacy,” highlights the importance of citizen diplomacy and the innovative ways that citizen diplomats achieve peace through people-to-people interaction.
Students are encouraged to draw inspiration from their experience with travel, exchange, international friendships, and the many ways that people cultivate relationships across cultures..
Artwork: All media are encouraged. Artists should be between 13-18 years old as of the application deadline of March 30, 2018.
- Each artist may submit one (1) piece of art with an entry form.
- Art must be two dimensional, unframed, and no larger than 24in. x 36in. No photography.
- Media of all other types are encouraged, including pencil, ink, paint, prints, collage, mixed media, etc.
- Art that does not meet the above criteria will be ineligible and returned to the artist.
- $200 will be awarded to 1st in the show, $100 to 2nd place and $50 to 3rd $25 for each Honorable Mention.
- The first place winning entry will be sent to the 2018 Sister Cities International Young Artists Competition which chooses 5 finalists and one Grand Prize winner ($1000).
firstname.lastname@example.org or 540-798-3788 (cell)
Please contact the above for submitting artwork. Small pieces with an entry form may be mailed to RVSCI, P.O. Box 136, Roanoke, VA 24002