Art Contest

Update (3/16/2020): Due to the current pandemic situation of COVID-19 in Indiana, the Lincoln Art Contest will be on hold until further notice. Updates will be posted here. Questions can be emailed to Lincoln@acpl.info. Thank you.

2020 Lincoln Collection Art Contest

Theme: Reimagining Lincoln

We want to see Lincoln through your eyes! Reimagine the 16th president using any medium of your choice.

Eligibility: Any Indiana student, ages 10-14 years old

Submission: Entries must be received by March 22, 2020. Each entry must include an artist’s statement that explains what was used to create the piece and why. Include your name, age, grade, teacher and school as well as contact information (phone and/or email) for any awards received. Only one entry per student.

Entries are to be turned in to the Genealogy Center’s desk, 2nd floor of the Allen County Public Library, Main Branch.

Important Documents:

Art Contest Flier (PDF)

Artist Statement (Download)

Lesson Plans for Teachers (Powerpoint) (Questions)

TEACHERS: Check out all our classroom resources.

See Previous Winners and Entries