SJC Student Art Competition

St John’s College 8th Annual

Student Art Competition



St John’s College is pleased to announce a call for submissions for the

8th Annual Student Art Competition!


Determined by a selected jury:

First Prize $300

Second Prize $200

People’s Choice Award $100


Who: Any University of Manitoba student registered during the 2019-2020 school year.


What: One submission per student, less than a meter across. Submissions accepted are usually 2-dimensional, including: wall pieces, prints, paintings, and photographs. There is limited space for ceramics. When submitting your piece, please provide your full name, title of the piece, artistic medium, email and the price (if you wish to sell your piece). A tag will be created with this information and hung beside your artwork. All art must be ready to hang from two anchor points using wire and s-hooks. We will not be able to accept pieces that are not ready to be hung on a picture rail system. Please contact Jackie Markstrom ( with any questions and clarification on what is required to accept and safely hang your piece.


Where: All submissions must be dropped off in the General Office, 214 St John’s College  


When: The submission deadline is 4:30 p.m. on January 24th. In order to facilitate judging, late pieces and pieces that are not ready to be hung on a picture rail system will not be accepted.



The submissions will be showcased in The Daily Bread Café at St John's College. People’s Choice ballots will be available on March 11th from 8:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m. in The Daily Bread Café. Winners will be announced at a public reception on March 11th, from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. in The Daily Bread Café.


Contestants must retrieve their work on March 16th between 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.


St John’s College is not responsible for any damaged, missing or left artwork.




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