October 22, 2017 – December 31, 2017

Members Preview | Saturday, October 21 | 6:30 to 8:30 pm
Awards Announcement – Saturday, October 21 at 7:00 pm
Gallery Admission – Free


The Shrode Photography Competition and Exhibition is juried competition open to artists 18 years of age and older living in southern Illinois south of Interstate 70, including Charleston, IL. Eligible media accepted included photography created with photographic film, and digital images.

This year’s exhibit by the numbers: 175 photographs were entered in this year’s competition from 59 different artists representing 30 southern Illinois communities! We are delighted that so many people in the region are involved in the art of photography and that we are able to offer this challenge. 33 photos have been selected for exhibit from 30 artists.

Awards for the competition include cash prizes for Best of Show, 1st Place, 2nd Place, 3rd Place and Honorable Mention Certificates.

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