Juried Art Show: "Ocean Connection"

A visual celebration of art and science

The NOSB Ocean Connection Juried Art Show is open to all ocean-themed artwork created by high school students (grades 9–12) from schools participating in the NOSB competition. Students do not have to be members of a NOSB team to submit art.

Artwork submitted must be original and created solely by the participating student during the current school year. No published, traced, or copied materials are allowed. To see previous winners of the art shows and examples of previous artwork, check out the NOSB archives.

The NOSB juried art show is open to all media (drawing, painting, photography, original prints, mixed media, sculpture, pottery, jewelry, textiles, computer graphics, etc.). Art is juried by a panel made up of professional working artists.

Categories may include

Awards may include

The number of awards in each category and the final placement of art into a category are at the discretion of the judges.

Winners receive a NOSB lapel pin, award ribbon and certificate of merit.

Instructions for Submitting Works

All pieces should be labeled with the following information in the lower right-hand corner on the back side of the piece:

All work must be submitted ready to hang or display.

An art show reception and award ceremony is held for artists, guests and the public during the NOSB competition.

For more information

Marc Swanson
Coordinator, Alaska Region National Ocean Sciences Bowl
Seward Marine Center
PO Box 730
Seward, Alaska 99664
Office: (907) 224-4311
Cell: (907) 362-2582
Fax: (907) 224-3392