EMERGE! is an art festival presented by Hannan Center and open to emerging artists 60 years and older who meet the qualifications listed below. The festival centers around a competition where artists are asked to submit up to two pieces of their best work to be judged and juried by a committee of prominent art professionals and also by a public vote of the community. Winners will be announced during a day of arts-focused activities happening at the Hannan Center and throughout the Midtown community during the Detroit Month of Design.
- All media types accepted
- There is no charge for entry
- Jurors will narrow the submissions down to the top 25
- Top 25 will be on display at the Kayrod Gallery and online for public voting Aug 2, 2019 to Sept 6, 2019
- Jurors will select a First, Second and Third Place entry
- Public vote will pick the People’s Choice award
- Awards will be announced on September 7th, 2019 at the EMERGE! Art Festival