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Hunger Games

ART Exhibit and Contest


A Community Read and Games project in Cabarrus, Rowan, Stanly, and Union Counties.

Rules and Guidelines


ELIGIBILITY
Any resident of Cabarrus, Rowan, Stanly, or Union County is eligible to enter contest. There will be two divisions: Student (grades 6-12) Adult Work must be original to the artist and created within the last two years. Artists may enter 2 items. All artwork must be submitted to your local library branch for consideration. Each library branch will be responsible for transporting art to a centralized judging area in their respective counties. 2-D 3-D

Submission REQUIREMENTS
Dimensions
maximum: 24 minimum: 8 maximum: 24 minimum: 6

All two-dimensional entries must be ready to hang with black matting or mounting attached. No frames or saw tooth hangers please. We wish to accommodate artists in any way we are able, but we reserve the right to reject any entry that requires special installation.

Acceptable Media
Paintings Drawings Sculpture

Print-making Fine Craft

Subjects and Themes

Artwork must relate to The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins and the themes brought out in the book such as survival, self-sacrifice, love, competition, personal growth, rebellion, and death.

Schedule
Artwork will be accepted only on Wednesday, August 22 at any public library location during normal library hours. Displays for first round judging begin Monday, August 27 at locations to be determined by each county. County winners will be notified by Wednesday, September 5 and their artwork will be transported to Cabarrus County by library staff. Display and judging of the 16 finalists will be Friday, September 7 through Saturday, September 15 (location to be announced).

Prizes
Each county will display submissions in their own spaces. Two teen and two adult winners from each county will be selected by a community panel and will win cash prizes of $50 each. They will move on to the final round of judging. In the final round of judging, one piece will win as the Overall Judges Pick and receive a prize of $100. Popular vote will determine the winner of the $100 Panem Prize. The final prizes will be awarded at the Cabarrus Arena on October 13th at the Final Event!

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Hunger Games
ART Exhibit and Contest
A Community Read and Games project in Cabarrus, Rowan, Stanly, and Union Counties.

Artwork PickUp
All non-finalists artwork will be returned to the main library in each county. It should be picked up between Monday, September 10 and Thursday, September 13. Any artwork not picked up by deadlines will become property of the Library. All judged/winning entries should be picked up from the main branch of each county library system between Wed., October 17th and Wed., October 24th. All judged/winning entries will be displayed at the discretion of the 411 Committee during the Event Dates.

Many thanks
Awards are provided by: The Concord Friends of the Library, Harrisburg Friends of the Library, Kannapolis Friends of the Library, Mt. Pleasant Friends of the Library, the Holt Art Fund and Stanly Community College.

Submission 1
Artwork labels (attach to back) Artists Name _______________________ Title _______________________________ Medium ____________________________ File Card: Artists Name _______________________ Address ____________________________ City, Zip____________________________ Phone ___________________________

Submission 2
Artwork labels (attach to back) Artists Name _______________________ Title _______________________________ Medium ____________________________ File Card: Artists Name _______________________ Address ____________________________ City, Zip____________________________ Phone ___________________________

Email ______________________________ Category (circle): Adult Student Student applicants: Grade __________ School: ____________________________ County: Cabarrus Stanly Rowan Union

Email ______________________________ Category (circle): Adult Student Student applicants: Grade __________ School: ____________________________ County: Cabarrus Stanly Rowan Union

I,__________________________(print) hereby grant permission to the 411 Committee to photograph my submitted artwork and/or me or my child for use in educational and advertising purposes. I further attest that my or my child's submitted artwork is original and not subject to copyright by any other individual or organization. Signature (Parent/Guardian, if below the age of 18) ____________________________________

I,__________________________(print) hereby grant permission to the 411 Committee to photograph my submitted artwork and/or me or my child for use in educational and advertising purposes. I further attest that my or my child's submitted artwork is original and not subject to copyright by any other individual or organization. Signature (Parent/Guardian, if below the age of 18) ____________________________________

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