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Bachelor of Fine Arts at UCM

Illustration • Painting • Ceramics • Sculpture • Printmaking

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High School Art Exhibition and Contest Day

Bring your upper level students for a day of live art competition and workshops with our faculty and students at the annual High School Art Contest Day. Enter your students' work in the annual High School Art Exhibition.

Informational Letter to Teachers

Contest Day

The Contest Day will be Friday, April 13, 2018


Click here to register for Contest Day.


Questions about Contest Day? Contact Mick Luehrman at or 660-543-4594.


Art Exhibition


The UCM High School Art Exhibition is a selection of outstanding artwork which will be on display March 26 - April 13, 2018. A reception will be held on Saturday, March 31, 2018 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm. The event is open to all high school students. Students are allowed two pieces of work and can enter any original work that falls into the following classifications:

  • Drawing

  • Painting (oil, acrylic, opaque watercolor)

  • Transparent Watercolor

  • Mixed Media

  • Printmaking (serigraphy, relief, intaglio)

  • Fibers

  • Design/Graphics

  • Photography (minimum size 5” x 7”)

  • Ceramics

  • Sculpture



Enteries will be made by submitting information and images via the following website:


Please be sure to download a copy of the Informational Letter to Teacher.  It outlines the procedures for your school to follow to participate in the art exhibit and contest.


Tips for Photographing Artwork

Notice of accepted artwork will be sent via email no later than Friday, March 9, 2018.

Drop off times for ACCEPTED artwork will be Monday, March 12 - Friday, March 16, from 8:00 – 5:00, and Saturday, March 17 from 12:00 - 4:00.

Work can be dropped off or mailed to:

High School Art Exhibition
Department of Art & Design
Art Center Room 120
Warrensburg, MO 64093

Questions about the Exhibition? Contact Christian Cutler at 660-543-4498.