The Octagon Center for the Arts is a non-profit community arts organization that hosts artists' exhibitions throughout three galleries in our historic building off of Main Street in downtown Ames, Iowa. The center invites artists to participate in the 50th Annual Clay, Fiber, Paper, Glass, Metal, Wood show. The juried show displays 65 works from artists across the United States. Generous cash awards are given in the following amounts:
- Winifred V. Brown Best of Show: $1,000
- First Place: $500
- Second Place: $250
- Third Place: $100
- (3) Board of Directors Special Media Awards: $100
The early bird submission deadline is November 12 with a $30 entry fee and regular submission deadline is December 3 with a $35 entry fee. Find out how to apply online.