2017 Photography Show

“The Nature of Light”
Harlin Museum, 405 Worcester Ave, West Plains, MO 65775
May 2 – 20, 2017


Entry Dates

Friday and Saturday, April 28 & 29, 2017, noon to 4 pm at the Harlin Museum in the Hathcock Gallery, 505 Worcester Ave, West Plains, MO 65775, 417-256-7801

Entry Dates

1st photograph – $15.00, 2 photographs – $25.00, 3 photographs – $30.00, 4 photographs – $35.00
Payable to the Harlin Museum. Photographers can only enter 4 photographs.

Two (2) Entry Categories

  • Black & White Photographs
  • Color Photographs

Prizes will be awarded for overall best of show and 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each category.


Prizes will be awarded for overall best of show and 1st, 2nd, and 3rd in each category.

  • Best of Show – $100.00
  • 1st place per category – $75.00
  • 2nd place per category – $50.00
  • 3rd place per category – $25.00


All photographs must be original works of the photographer entering.  All works must not have been previously exhibited in the Harlin Museums Photography Show.  All photographs must be no smaller than 8” x 10” and no larger than 24” x 30” matted and framed under glass.
Photographs must be framed and ready with wire and eye-screws for hanging.  No Saw-tooth Hangers.


The meet and greet social for the photographers will be held Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 2 pm.  The Ribbons & prize money will be awarded at the reception, by the Harlin Museum Board President Gladys Morris.  Photographs will be released at 3pm, and the museum closes at 4 pm.  Photographs may be picked up at the museum the following week Tuesday through Friday, from 12 noon to 4 pm.


The Photography Show is sponsored and hosted by Harlin Museum.  Proceeds after expenses will go toward the maintenance of the Harlin Museum.

Points of Contact

Gladys Morris, Harlin Museum Board President, 417-255-0920, gmorris@centurylink.net  or
Randy Connell, Harlin Museum Board IT Specialist, 417-204-3266, rconnell@technoid.com.