Courting Art Baltimore

2019 Theme "Uplifting Baltimore"

Contest Rules and Requirements

  • At time of submission, the individual contestant must be enrolled at a Baltimore City Public High School
  • Applicant must be a Baltimore City resident
  • One submission per individual
  • No limit on submissions per Baltimore City Public High School
  • All works must be registered and the Artist and a parent/guardian must provide a completed  Entry Form to BCCC staff before the Artwork is accepted.

Theme of Artwork

“Uplift Baltimore”


Submissions will be due March 21 – 22,  2019 between 3 PM and 8 PM at the Mini-Conference Center at BCCC, care of Professor Melvin Brooks..  All entrants must submit an Entry Form with their submission. 


What Can I Submit?

  • Submissions should be a maximum size of 18” x 24 “and ready to be hung/displayed (matting of work is not required)
  • Name of artist must be clearly written on back of artwork
  • Submissions must be 2-dimensional drawing, painting, or mixed media
  • No photography.
  • No free-standing artwork.

Submit Entry Forms to

  • Brian Katzenberg by email or fax
    Fax – 410.547.1996
  • The Committee reserves the right not to display a submission that may be considered offensive or derogatory.

Additional questions?

  • Please contact Brian Katzenberg at or Carrie Williams at
  • Please also check periodically for any updates on deadlines, submission locations, and exhibition receptions.

Donate: Calling All Supporters Of Youth Art!

In order to provide prizes to the top artists, as well the ability to professionally reproduce the works of art, the Courting Art Baltimore needs your financial support:

  • Please donate online with the below form.
  • Please make checks payable to Baltimore Bar Foundation, Inc., listing Courting Art in the memo line.
  • Please mail checks to 111 N. Calvert Street, Suite 627, Baltimore, MD 21202.

Additional questions? Please contact
Brian Katzenberg at or
Carrie Williams at

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