2020 Show and Exhibit Calendar
January 23 – February 9: Harlin Museum’s Annual Quilting & Textile Arts Competition Show
This is an annual non-juried competition show open to all forms of textile artists. The competition accepts entries of all kinds of textile art, including but not limited to quilting, knitting, crochet, lacework, embroidery, beadwork, felting, appliqué, handmade apparel, rug-making, etc.
To complete your entry form online, click here.
February 13 – March 1: Harlin Museum’s Annual High School Art Show Competition/Young Artist Showcase
This is a non-juried competition show open to any student in high school, including home-schooled students.
March 5 – March 29: Harlin Museum’s 2020 Digital Art Show Competition (Entry Dates: February 28 & 29)
This is a non-juried competition show open to all types of digital artists, that is, any artist who utilizes digital technology as part of the creative &/or presentation process of their art. Prizes will be awarded to the Best of Show and 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place in each category.
April 2 – April 26: Harlin Museum’s Annual Spring Art Show Competition (Entry Dates: March 27 & 28)
This is a non-juried competition show open to all artists, held in April every year. Cash awards and ribbons will be given for Best of Show, First Place, Second Place, and Third Place entries. The People’s Choice entry gets a ribbon.
April 30 – May 24: Harlin Museum’s Annual Photography Show Competition (Entry Dates: April 24 & 25)
This is a non-juried competition show open to all photographers, held in May every year. Cash awards and ribbons will be given for the Best of Show and 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place of each category. People’s Choice, which is voted on by the museum’s visitors, will receive a ribbon.
May 28 – June 28: Ozark Heritage Show & L.L. Broadfoot Collection Exhibit
This exhibit is the one-time-of-the-year that the museum displays its L.L. Broadfoot collection, a series of charcoal drawings and oil paintings depicting the people, places, and history of the Ozarks.
July 2 – August 2: Over There: Missouri And The Great War Exhibit
A traveling exhibit of the statewide, collaborative digitization project investigating Missouri’s involvement in World War I.
August 6 – August 30: Welcome to the Wilderness: The History of Hunting, Fishing and Trapping in the Ozarks
An exhibit featuring the natural wildlife of the Ozarks region and education on the importance of hunting, fishing, and trapping as a way of life and a wildlife management tool.
September 3 – September 27: ” Filtered Observations: The Works of John P. Lasater IV “
October 1 – October 25: Harlin Museum’s 45th Annual Fall Art Show Competition (Entry Dates: Sept. 25 & 26)
The 45th Annual Fall Art Show Competition brings artists from all over the Ozarks region to submit paintings for this annual juried art show. Prizes will include, but are not limited to, the overall Best of Show, 1st, 2nd, & 3rd in each category and Honorable Mention Prizes. There will also be Memorial Awards, Purchase Awards, Artistic Encouragement Awards, and a People’s Choice Award.
October 29 – November 22: A Solo Photography Show by Carr Ward
December 3 – January 3: TBD