2016 ACAD Show Off!
WHEN: Saturday, June 11 until Saturday, June 25
WHERE: Illingworth Kerr Gallery, Alberta College of Art + Design
200 high school students from across Alberta, Nunavut and the Northwest Territories have been competing all spring to showcase their talent in a professional gallery exhibition, in Alberta College of Art + Design’s Illingworth Kerr Gallery (IKG).
ACAD SHOW OFF!, is an annual juried exhibition of high school students best art and design work. On Saturday, June 11, winners of the competition will be announced and over $30,000 in prizes will be awarded including the grand prize; the Enbridge ACAD Show Off! Entrance Scholarship which covers tuition for the first year of studies at ACAD toward a Bachelor of Design or Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.
Winners’ school art programs also receive a matching grant.
Of the 200 applicants, 65 pieces of work from finalists will be on exhibition in the IKG, June 11-25, 2016.