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Annual Art Show

Community Art Show

Call for Submissions: Community Art Show 2024

Share your creativity with the library and your community!

Theme: Through a Window

How to participate

  • Pick up the small, clear acrylic tile (your miniature window) from one of our libraries, available February 1–29, 2024 (while supplies last). 
  • Paint, collage, or decorate tile with your interpretation of the theme “Through a Window.”
  • Return your finished artwork and artist’s information sheet to the library when submissions are accepted.

Submissions accepted: February 1–29, 2024

Where to submit: Any of our libraries during open hours. Visit our Locations web page to find a library near you.

View the Community Art Show

Each library will have the Community Art Show on display, March 6–31. You can view the art during open hours.

Some artwork from each library will be selected by staff for the virtual art show, viewable March 6–31 on this web page. Be sure to check back then!

Terms & Conditions

By submitting artwork for the Art Show…

… You attest that you are submitting your original work and are not infringing upon the copyright of another person or entity.

… You grant Spokane County Library District the right to create a digital image of your artwork.

… You grant Spokane County Library District the right to share freely the digital image of your artwork on its website, through social media channels, and in promotions of library programs for up to one year from the date of the art show premiere to which it was submitted.

… You retain copyright of your artwork, including all digital images created by Spokane County Library District.

… You acknowledge that you will not receive compensation for participation in the art show and that the art show is provided free of charge to all who wish to view it.

… You acknowledge that Spokane County Library District reserves the right to refuse to include submissions in the art show for any reason, which may include but is not limited to inappropriate content and lack of information or communication about the artwork.

…You grant Spokane County Library District the right to discard your artwork if you or a designee has not picked it up from the library by the end of the designated pick-up timeframe. Participants may pick up their art from the library where they submitted it from April 4–12. Any art left in libraries after April 12 will be discarded.