2022 Theme: Wonderful World

Each year, the Saskatchewan Art Showcase chooses a new theme. The theme for 2022 is Wonderful World and the 2023 theme is Childhood.

Entry Categories

Local artists are encouraged to exhibit their artistic talents in the categories of Fine art, Creative Art and Photography as well as categories for School Art and submissions from Prairieland Junior Ag Showcase of the Arts. The General Rules & Guidelines apply to all categories however, there are additional specific rules pertaining to each category. Click the category boxes below for all pertinent information and to enter! 

General Rules & Guidelines

Submission of entries implies acceptance of all rules of the Saskatchewan Art Showcase competition. All entries must be accompanied by fully completed entry forms.

The Receiving Committee will be in charge of entries and reserves the right to reject entries not meeting the criteria or not suitable for exhibit. This is a family show and we request that discretion be used when submitting entries. No nudes, please.

Judges are chosen on the basis of knowledge, ability, and experience. The decision of the judges shall be final and prizes will not be given if judges deem insufficient merit.

METHOD OF DISPLAY IS AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COMMITTEE.

ALL ENTRIES MUST REMAIN ON DISPLAY FOR THE ENTIRE EXHIBITION.

All protests must be submitted in writing. Such protests must state the cause of the complaint and must be filed with the Saskatoon Prairieland Park Saskatchewan Art Showcase Committee, Administration Office within 48 hours of the close of the show..

Insurance is the responsibility of the entrant. Security service is provided for exhibits during Exhibition week. Every precaution is taken by the committee regarding handling and displaying to protect all articles. In no case shall Saskatoon Prairieland Park Corporation, its directors, officers, or employees be held responsible for any loss, damage, or unclaimed entries.

The Saskatchewan Art Showcase Committee and Prairieland Park will have the authority to decide on any questions not specifically covered in these rules.

If a category/class does not have sufficient entries, it may be judged or it may be reclassified but no monetary award will be presented.

Entrants assume full responsibility to obtain model releases and respect copyright laws. The entrant holds Saskatoon Prairieland Park Corporation Saskatchewan Art Showcase, their employees, and volunteers, harmless from any breach of copyrights in Canada, the USA, and elsewhere.

Permission to reproduce for the Saskatchewan Art Showcase is presumed for all entries.

Judges are invited to submit a piece of work for display purposes only. This is limited to one entry per judge and will be displayed in a non-competitive atmosphere.

Our Mandate

“Our mandate is to promote and encourage participation at all levels with emphasis on amateur and student creativity in the arts.”

 Saskatchewan Art Showcase is going virtual!

 
For this year only, there will be no competitive component to the show and instead we will feature artists’ works online.
Divisions include: Fine Art, Creative Art, Photography, and School Art.

Information coming soon.

2020 Theme: Wonderful World

Our mandate is to promote and encourage participation at all levels with emphasis on amateur and student creativity in the arts.

ENTER BY MAIL
Mailed entries must be received by Friday, July 24, 2020
Saskatchewan Art Showcase Competition
P.O. Box 6010, Saskatoon, SK S7K 4E4
* include return postage for return entries

PICK UP INFORMATION
Pick up date: Monday, August 10
Pick up time: 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Location: Saskatoon Prairieland Park – Hall A

Applications

Photography Application

 

Photography Application

 

Thank You to Our Sponsors/Supporters:

WRMI Western Redi Mix Inc.

Don’s Photo

Klass A Auctions

Creative Art Application

 

Creative Art Application

 

Alternate Drop Off Locations:

The Wool Emporium

The Sewing Machine Store

Prairie Lily Knitting & Needlework Shop

(Forms must be complete. Entries must be dropped off by Friday, July 24, 2020)

 

Thank You to Our Sponsors/Supporters:

Collector’s Choice Art Gallery

The Sewing Machine Store

Periwinkle Quilting & Beyond

2019 Winning Entries

The Saskatchewan Art Showcase is administered by a very dedicated group of volunteers who give freely of their time all year round.

A very special thank you to these committee members:

PHOTOGRAPHY: Emily Schindel, Pat Derbowka, Helen Brown, Bob Anderson, Cathy Anderson, Nina Henry, Cathy Baerg

FINE ART: Leo Mareschal, Irene Stroshein, Beth Campbell, Terry Moonie, Karen Welch-Smith, Katharine Funk

CREATIVE ART: Glenda Knox, Glenda Hudson, Pat Homenick, Evelyn Gilbert

For More Information: Shirlee Olekson
Phone:  306-931-7149 or 1-888-931-9333
E-Mail: solekson@prairieland.com