Waubonsee Community College

Skyway Juried Art Competition submission deadline

Skyway: a blind-juried art competition that Waubonsee participates in with seven other regional community colleges. The purpose of the Skyway Juried Art Competition and Exhibition is to provide an opportunity for emerging student artists to display their work. All selected artworks* will be exhibited in April 2020.

The Waubonsee Juror will select 25 artworks to represent Waubonsee in the Skyway Juried Art Competition, he/she will also select 10 runner-up artworks.

The two Skyway Jurors will review artwork submitted to the Skyway Juried Art Competition. They will select artworks from all eight colleges to be included in the Skyway 2020 exhibition.

This year Waubonsee is hosting the Skyway 2020 exhibition in the Arrowhead Room. Artworks selected for the Skyway 2020 exhibition will be announced March 17. The remaining artworks selected by the Waubonsee Juror will be exhibited in the Todd Library.

Skyway Art Competition schools:

  • College of Lake County
  • Elgin Community College
  • McHenry County College
  • Moraine Valley Community College
  • Morton College
  • Oakton Community College
  • Prairie State College
  • Waubonsee Community College


Who can participate: Current Waubonsee Community College students

Which artwork do I submit: Entry forms and artwork created for class credit in Waubonsee’s Art Department classes during one of the following semesters: Spring 2019, Summer 2019, Fall 2019, Spring 2020.

How: Complete entry form that can be found in January throughout Von Ohlen Hall, and submit entry form and artwork by deadline.

When is the deadline: Wednesday, February 19, 2020 by 9:30pm

Where to drop off submissions: Von Ohlen Hall drop spots in 209 and 200.


*Selected artworks will also be considered to be included in the Horizons student publication.


Art Coordinator: Cecilia Vargas, cvargas@waubonsee.edu, (630) 466-2964

If you need a sign language interpreter or an accommodation for this event please contact the Art Coordinator. A minimum of two weeks notice is requested.

Waubonsee does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, or disability in its programs or activities. Inquiries regarding this policy may be directed to: Michele Needham, Title IX/ADA Coordinator, or Emily Hinton, Section 504 Coordinator, Route 47 at Waubonsee Drive, Sugar Grove, IL 60554, compliance@waubonsee.edu. 

Wednesday, February 19 at 9:30pm to 9:31pm

Von Ohlen Hall (VON), Room 200
Route 47 at Waubonsee Drive, Sugar Grove, IL 60554-9454

Event Type

Art, Music, Theatre, Literature, Lectures

Target Audience



Waubonsee Art

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