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2023 American Gothic Art Contest
April 24 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pmFree
The community of Eldon, Iowa, home of the little white house in Grant Wood’s most famous painting American Gothic, celebrates Gothic Days in June. The American Gothic House Center invites students and members of the public to participate in our annual art contest. Kick-off for art submissions will begin April 24th and final entries will be accepted until May 19th. Judging by a panel will determine 1st and 2nd places in the following categories: K-2nd, 3-5th, 6-8th, 9-12th, Adult Amateur, and Adult Professional. All works will be on display in the American Gothic House during our regular operating hours and the public will vote for Best in Show during Gothic Days, beginning June 2nd and ending June 4th. Cash prizes. Limit of 2 art pieces per person.