It's on!!! Black Creativity Juried Art Exhibition

"Art is Business" Courtesy of Liz LaRue & Tiffany Malone

It's on!!! Black Creativity Juried Art Exhibition put on by the prestigious Museum of Science & Industry on Chicago's Southside lakefront is the oldest juried Art Exhibition displaying contemporary artwork of African Americans from all over the United States. The show was created in 1970 to celebrate the culture, heritage, and ingenuity of African Americans. 

The originators were staff members from the Chicago Defender newspaper. The Deadline for submission in the general adult t category is October 25, 2020, Teen category of teens in 9th through 12th grade is November 1, 2020. Artists may submit up to 4 works completed in the last 3 years & not selected for any previous juried art exhibition. 

Fees for general category:$50, College students: $25. Teens can submit for free.  Awards in general category: First place $3,000 Second place: $2,000 Third place: $1,000. Teen awards First place: $500 Second Place: $300 Third place $200. For more info: MSI Chicago/juried art. For questions: Tiffany Malone at