2022 Congressional Art Competition

The Members of the United States House of Representatives sponsor a nation-wide art competition for high school students each spring. The winning piece from each congressional district will be displayed in the United States Capitol building for a year.  

Congressman Andy Barr invites all high school students to participate in Kentucky’s 6th Congressional District 2022 Art Competition.

 

AWARDS FOR WINNERS

1st place:

  • Reception in Washington, D.C. for a reception in honor of all 1st place winners nationwide (if COVID guidelines allow)
  • Artwork displayed in the United States Capitol building for one year
  • Artwork featured on Congressman Barr’s website and facebook page
  • Press release sent to home county newspaper

2nd place:

  • Artwork displayed in Congressman Barr’s Washington, DC office for one year
  • Artwork featured on Congressman Barr’s website and facebook page
  • Press release sent to home county newspaper

3rd place: 

  • Artwork displayed in Congressman Barr’s District Office for one year
  • Artwork featured on Congressman Barr’s website and facebook page
  • Press release sent to home county newspaper

All students will be presented a certificate of participation 

Entry Instructions:

-Review the 2022 Rules for Students and Teachers.pdf, noting information about size, medium, and other important details. Only one entry per student is allowed. Framing is not required unless the piece is selected as a winner.

-Complete and email a copy of the 2022_Student_Release_Fillable_Form_.pdf, along with a picture of your artwork, to Congressman Barr’s District Office no later than April 8th to carol.rogers@mail.house.gov OR  you may bring your artwork to the District Office at 2709 Old Rosebud Rd. Suite 100 Lexington, KY

-For more information, contact Carol Rogers at carol.rogers@mail.house.gov or call (859) 219-1366. 

 

2021 First Place Winner

 Kentucky Summer by Abbey Rowe – Lexington Catholic High School