Calling all artists who are called to care!
Submit your original artwork that brings awareness to ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES, whether local or global, to the first-ever eARTh Day Exhibition. Use your artistic talents to show our community why you care about the earth and why they should, too.
Your artwork will be shown in a pop-up exhibit at the EARTH DAY FAMILY FUN event hosted by the West Des Moines Parks and Recreation Department's GREEN TEAM on Saturday, April 20 from 10:00am-12:00pm at City Hall. All submitted artwork will be shared on the Parks and Recreation Department’s social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram) and website as well.
Cash prizes will be awarded for the top artwork in each of the following categories. Winners will be selected in both YOUTH and ADULT divisions.
Download the submission form here
|Photography||Painting/Drawing||Digital Composition||Written Word|
|Youth Division (5-15)||
|Adult Division (16+)||$100||
February 1, 2019 Call for eARTh Day Exhibition submissions begins
April 1, 2019 Artwork submission due by 5pm
April 2-14, 2019 Artwork judging takes place
April 15, 2019 Winning artwork announced
April 20, 2019 eARTh Day Exhibition held during the Earth Day Family Fun Event
(10am-12pm at WDM City Hall)
Contact Allison Ullestad, Recreation Coordinator, at 515-222-3455 or at Allison.Ullestad@wdm.iowa.gov for further details about submitting your artwork.