Student Art Fair June 1-30

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Student Art Fair - Eligibility & Guidelines



Students ages 16 - 18 are eligible. A parent or legal guardian must sign the entry form of any student under 18 years of age.


Student must be enrolled in a Bismarck or Mandan school (public, private, homeschool, or college).


Submission Guidelines

One submission per student. Please complete the entry form and include it with the submitted artwork.


Artwork must be original work of the student and may be any medium. Please include the dimensions of the piece as indicated on the entry form. Click here to access Entry Form


Please sign your artwork, either on the back or the front.


If the artwork is a drawing or painting, please have it ready for hanging. If you need assistance with supplies, please notify your instructor to contact us.


Submissions must be dropped off at The Capital Gallery no later than Saturday, May 22, 2021. The gallery is located at 109 North 4th Street in downtown Bismarck and is open Monday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.


Submission of your artwork grants The Capital Gallery and its partners permission to use your name and images of your artwork for promotional purposes.


Pricing and Commission

You have the option of entering a piece of artwork that can be purchased. Please indicate on your entry form if you wish to sell your artwork.


We can help you with pricing your artwork. If your piece sells, you will receive a commission of 60% of the retail price, which is the same as artists represented by The Capital Gallery.


The remaining 40% will be added to The Capital Gallery Student Art Fund.


Awards and Reception

The Student Art Fair will conclude on June 30.


The gallery will host a special reception on Wednesday, June 23 at the gallery for the artists and their parents, teachers, friends, and fans. The event will include prizes, awards for People's Choice, Most Promising Young Artist, and several other awards. You may pick up your artwork June 29 or 30.


To learn more about the gallery, our mission, and our artists, please visit our website, and YouTube Channel. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram to see updates of artwork showcased in the Student Art Fair.


Questions? Contact Marci or David at 701-751-1698 or email