Congressman Bishop Invites Students To Participate In 2020 Congressional Art Competition

Staff Report From Albany CEO

Friday, February 28th, 2020

Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02) invited high school students from Georgia’s 2nd Congressional District to participate in the 38th Annual Congressional Art Competition.

"I am excited to announce that my office is now accepting entries for this year’s Congressional Art Competition,” said Congressman Bishop. “This competition is a tremendous opportunity to showcase the considerable artistic talent of Georgia’s 2ndCongressional District’s high school students, and I am eager to see this year’s entries!"

All participants will be invited to attend a reception at the Albany Museum of Art, located at 311 Meadowlark Dr., Albany, GA 31707, on Friday, April 17, 2020, from 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm where all submissions will be on display and a winner will be announced. Additionally, all submitted artwork will be on display at the museum during the week of April 13 - 17 for public viewing. The winner of this year’s competition will have his or her artwork displayed for one year in the Cannon Tunnel, a busy underground walkway to the U.S. Capitol from the House office buildings and will have the unique opportunity to join Congressman Bishop at a national awards reception in Washington, D.C.