Culture Fest Juried Art Show

The Culture Fest Art Show Celebrates Artists of Mesa County with an open-themed art show.

Entry deadline: 8 p.m., Monday, October 10, 2022. The entry period is now closed.
Show dates: October 28 to December 15, 2022.
Artist notification: By October 21, 2022 via email.

1) Exhibition is competitive and open to artists 18 years of age and older residing in Mesa County, Colorado.
2) 2D work must be ready for hanging and cannot exceed 36” x 48” or weigh more than 40 lbs. Work must be display-ready with a secure wire hanger and if subject to damage must be under glass or plexiglass.
3) 3D work cannot exceed 14x14x14″ and only a limited number will be accepted due to space limitations. Our covered pedestals have a 15x15x15″ display space this may allow for several small pieces by different artists to be displayed together or one larger stand-alone piece.
3) Juror will have final authority to define an acceptable entry.

Mesa County Libraries assume no responsibility for the preservation or protection of any exhibit accepted for temporary display, or any liability for possible damage or theft of these items while in transit or on the library premises. All works accepted for temporary display are placed at the owner’s risk.

Artists may submit 2 entries by digital image. An additional image of the submitted work to show detail or an alternative view is allowed. Up to 2 pieces will be accepted per artist. Art submitted must be appropriate for all ages.

All accepted works will be on exhibit at the Central Library from October 28 to December 15, 2022. The owner of the work must acknowledge and agree that the Library will not act as an agent for the owner. Artist contact information may be shown with prices.


1st Place – $400
2nd Place – $300
3rd Place – $200

Honoraria generously provided by the Friends of the Library.