With Alexis Andrews, last year’s winner for the congressional art competition. Her art piece “Just let go” won first place and was displayed in the U.S. Capitol for one year.
Are you a local high school artist? I’m now accepting submissions for the 2014 Congressional Art Competition!
This annual competition is open to all high school students in the 7th Congressional District and offers students a chance to showcase their artistic talent. The winner of this competition will win two round trip tickets to Washington DC to see their artwork displayed in the United States Capitol.
If you’re interested in participating, please read this page carefully for rules and how to enter. If you have any questions, please contact Daniel Iritani in the Rancho Cordova District Office at Daniel.Iritani@mail.house.gov or call (916) 635-0505.
This contest is open to all high school students within the 7th Congressional District of California.
The winning high school artist will have their art work displayed in the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. They will also receive 2 roundtrip tickets to Washington, D.C. to attend the Winners’ Reception in June.
Certificates will be presented to the top 3 artists; the 2nd and 3rd place winners will have the opportunity to display their artwork in my Rancho Cordova and Washington, D.C. Offices.
All selected artwork will be displayed for one year.
- All artwork must be no larger than 28”x 28”x4”, including the frame.
- All entries must be original in concept, design, and execution.
- Artwork should be submitted to the District Office located at 11070 White Rock Rd. Suite195, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670. Unfortunately, limited space means we must limit submissions to one piece per artist.
- Deadline to submit artwork: Friday, April 11th at 5:00 p.m.
Each piece of art must be submitted with a copy of the Student Information/Release Form. Any artwork turned in without this form will be deemed ineligible.