17 Jul 2017

Competitions WMoCA 1st Annual Juried Exhibition

Wausau Museum of Contemporary ArtWausau, Wisconsin, United States

Opportunity Description

U.S. National Deadline: August 18, 2017 – The new Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art’ announces its ‘First Annual National Juried Exhibition’, on display October 6 thru December 31, 2017.

The competition is open to artists, 18 years or older, nationwide. No international entries. Artists working in any medium are encouraged to enter, with the exception of video and computer generated work.

Alyssa Monks, a Master of Contemporary Realism, is the Juror of this show. Alyssa sits on the Board of Trustees for the New York Academy of Art and was just recognized as one of the top 30 most influential female artists of our lifetime… see more

$10,000 USD will be awarded to the “Best of Show”.

Visit us online to apply.

Sales are encouraged with a 25% commission benefiting the Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art.


  • May 12, 2017 – call opens
  • August 18, 2017 – call closes
  • August 25, 2017 – notification of selected artists
  • September 22, 2017 – deadline for receiving all artwork
  • October 6, 2017 – exhibit opens
  • October 7, 2017 – Opening Reception with Alyssa Monks announcing the “Best of Show”
  • December 31, 2017 – Exhibition closes

If you have questions, please email David Hummer at info@wmoca.org or call 715-571-6551

The Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art will inspire generations of north central Wisconsin residents and visitors from throughout the nation to understand and appreciate the art of our time.

We are located in the historic Wausau Club at 309 McClellan Street in the very heart of Wausau’s vibrant downtown, featuring works by internationally established artists from coast to coast. Our goal is to unleash our region’s creative energy and to engage a broad and diverse audience in conversation about how art connects us, allowing us to grow and thrive as a community.

Opp Categories: + Open to All Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 07 July thru Aug, Open to U.S. Artists Only, and Special Opportunities. Income: Cash or Value Awards, Exhibition – Group, and Sales. Opportunity expires in 28 days.

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