October 17 and 18
The 56th Boone County Art Show takes place October 17 and 18 at Central Bank of Boone County on the corner of 8th and Broadway. First held in 1959, the show features works of art completed by residents of Boone County and members of the Columbia Art League. There is no jury process or entry fee for the show, which encourages artists of all mediums and abilities to exhibit one work for the weekend show.
Last day to submit entry form to CAL: Saturday, October 3 before 5pm
Drop off Day at the bank: October 16 between 6pm and 7pm
Pick Up Day: October 18 between 5pm and 6pm
Download the Call to Entry Form (pdf)
Any Boone County resident, Columbia Art League member or full-time Columbia student, 18 years of age or older, may enter one work of art that has been completed within the past 12 months.
All work must be for sale and ready for display, including wire across the back of frames (no clip frames, please) and felt on the bottom of sculptures. Sculptors may bring their own pedestals. Painted works that are still wet or works that are not properly prepared for display will not be accepted. Please note that works cannot be pinned, nailed, glued or otherwise attached to the walls of the bank.
For full information about the show, please read the Call to Entry form.
Want to volunteer?
Use the same Call to Entry form. Simply complete the contact information and check off the shift you’d like to work. The Columbia Art League will contact you with specific information on volunteering for the show. You will be expected to work the shifts you have chosen to work.