2017 Paris Henry County Arts Council Photo Showcase

Eligibility and Requirements

ELIGIBILITY: Amateur and professional photographers of any age may enter.



Nature & Scenic Photos, People & Events, Wildlife & Animals, Architectural, Computer Composting/Complex Enhancement, Downtown Paris



  1. Each photographer may enter up to three framed photographs which must include a hanging wire. Gallery wrapped photos with hanging wires will be accepted. Hanging devices must be secure enough to support the piece throughout the month-long exhibit. If a hanging fails, the photo will be removed from the exhibit.

  2. Minimum overall size is 8” X 10”. Maximum overall size is 24” X 24”. Maximum overall size will be strictly enforced due to limited display space.

  3. The following must be on the back of each photograph: Name, Address, and Phone Number.

  4. All photos must be suitable for public viewing.

  5. No previous winning photos please.

  6. Once entry forms are submitted no changes or substitutes will be permitted

  7. Photos must remain on display for the duration of the showcase. Artist may not remove their own photos. No photos may be picked up before the alloted time on March 31st without special arrangments with the Arts Council.

  8. Entry Forms must be received in the Paris Henry County Arts Council Office by Monday, February 27, 2017.

RECEIVING: Entries will be received at the Lee Academy for the Arts on Saturday, March 4 between the hours of 9 AM and 11 AM. No work can be accepted after 11 AM, as judging will be taking place.

COLLECTING: Entries must be picked up Friday, March 31, 2017 from 12 PM to 3 PM

Any work left after this time will become the property of the Arts Council and will be donated to benefit a local Arts group.


Awards Presentation and Public Reception

2:00 P.M. Sunday, March 5th, 2017

Lee Academy for the Arts