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Fine Arts Exhibition at the Ohio State Fair
July 29, 2020
The Cox Fine Arts Center is open every day during the Ohio State Fair, 07/29/20-08/09/20.
The Ohio State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition is the largest juried art show in Ohio. Amateur and professional artists are encouraged to submit work for this exhibition hosted at the Cox Fine Arts Center. Entries are juried by a qualified panel of judges who select the artwork to be featured in the exhibition. More than $20,000 in awards offered, and artwork accepted can be sold during the exhibition. Artists must provide sale information during the online entry process. Refer to the online information packet (available in March 2020) for details and entry drop-off dates in June. Other fine arts-related on-site opportunities include a plein air painting competition, sidewalk chalk art competition, and performing arts opportunities. Additional awards are offered for a designated perspective/focus medium and artists accepted into the exhibition for the first time. The 2020 perspective is “A Perspective on Old and/or New Technology in Art.” For details, visit ohiostatefair.com in March 2020.
Entry Fee for Artists: Amateur: $10 processing and $5 per entry. Professional: $10 processing and $10 per entry. Artists must be 17 years of age or older and an Ohio resident. Unlimited entries per artist are accepted.