MASON CITY – The Charles H. MacNider Art Museum would like to thank everyone who submitted entries into the Trashtastic Yard Art Competition. The final exhibition consists of twelve outdoor artworks created by seventeen artists. The pieces selected for exhibition are currently on display in the lawns of the Museum and the Mason City Public Library. They will be on exhibit through August, 2012.
The Trashtastic Yard Art Competition is an art contest highlighting the 2012 MacNider Arts Festival theme, Trashtastic! Each artwork is made up of at least 75% reused/recycled materials. Panelists from within the community will select the award winners for this show. Three cash awards will be presented. $150 will go to the First Prize winner, $100 will be given as a Second Prize, with $50 for Third Prize. A special emphasis will be placed on creativity. A big thank you to our sponsor, Behr Iron & Metal of Mason City, for making this competition possible.
The Charles H. MacNider Art Museum would like to invite everyone to come and see the wonderful and creative artworks chosen for display!