Nightmare on Main Street: Call to Student Artists

Students in grades 6-12 are invited to participate in “Nightmare on Main Street” with art inspired by Halloween! 

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Sept. 28, 2020

“Halloween is everybody’s favorite time of year to experience new things and get out of their comfort zones,” says exhibition juror Raquel Skellington, “It’s one of the greatest times for creative inspiration, the changing of the seasons, the spooky atmosphere, to bring to life some of our greatest creative endeavors. October 31 is the day where everybody can embody their favorite hero or their greatest fear. Paper and pen, paints and brushes, or costume and makeup, what method will you choose to bring your greatest creative idea to life?” Use Skellington’s quote to inspire your own work!

EXHIBITION DATES: October 16 – November 7, 2020
DEADLINE EXTENDED: Sept. 28, 2020
EMAIL ACCEPTANCE: Oct. 5, 2020
DELIVER WORK BY: Oct. 13, 2020

For more information and to download full prospectus click here.To enter online click here.

About the Juror: Raquel Skellington is an Alternative Performance Artist and Graphic Designer from New York. She is dedicated to promoting diversity in the live-action role-play and greater geek communities. Having discovered the wonders of character performance at a young age, Skellington is now a veteran performer of numerous immersive experiences both in America and abroad. The artist approaches role-playing with passion and creativity; there is nothing Skellington is afraid to do, try, or be.Questions please contact grants4arts@huntingtonarts.org