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Call for Agriculture Themed Art

The Iowa Arts Council, Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship and the Iowa Farm Bureau are seeking artwork for the 2016 Agriculture Art Award Exhibit. The program recognizes Iowa artists and Iowa’s role as a global leader in agriculture. The competition carries $1,000 to $1,500 prizes, with finalist artwork to be exhibited at the State Historical Museum of Iowa from August through October 2016. Deadline for submissions of original works is July 1, 2016. Guidelines and the application form are available online.

Rachel Buse