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Buggin’ Out – 2016 Juried Student Art Exhibition

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March 5 - May 28, 2016 (9am-5pm)
712 Green Avenue Orange, TX 77630


Buggin’ Out – 2016 Juried Student Art Exhibition


Featured Artists Announced – click here!

Student Artist Recognition Ceremony – April 2, 2016 during Exhibition Celebration


The Stark Museum of Art and Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center are pleased to announce the 2016 juried student art exhibition: Buggin’ Out. This special exhibition of juried student art work will accompany the STARK Cultural Venues presentations of David Rogers’ Big Bugs March 5 through May 28, 2016.

The exhibition of student artwork will be juried by Staff at the Stark Museum of Art and Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center, and will include up to 150 works of art created by K-12 artists in Region 5, TX and Calcasieu Parish, LA.

Artwork will depict at least one insect or arachnid in its natural habitat.

Important Dates and Information:


  • Artists will be notified of their selection by February 13, 2016.
  • Two pieces of artwork will be specially selected for Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center.  One of the pieces will be used as the 2016 Eco-Fest t-shirt; the second piece will be used as the cover for the Shangri La 2016-2017 Schedule of Classes.
  • Artwork not selected for the exhibition will be scanned and featured in a digital display inside the museum and must be picked up by March 11, 2016.
  • Exhibited artwork must be picked up from the Museum no later than July 3, 2016.


For more information, please contact Jennifer Restauri at 409.221.6685 or jrestauri@starkmuseum.org