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Chalk Walk Art Competition

Chalk Walk Art Competition, March 2MSU’s Department of Art & Design, MSU Athletics and the Student Government Association invite all students to enter a sidewalk chalk art competition. 
  • 9 a.m. Tuesday, March 2. Awards will be announced at 4 p.m. 
  • In front of the Bell Tower 
  • Open to currently enrolled MSU students (Individuals and or groups are welcome to participate). 
  
THEME: Celebrate MSU - BLUE AND GOLD 
  
Students wanting to participate need to sign up by Tuesday, Feb. 23, via Eagle Link. Chalk and a designated space will be provided will provide chalk and no additional materials may be used. Students have from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. to create their master work celebrating the colors of MSU: Blue and Gold. This will be followed by three student jurors selecting prize winners. 
  
Important information for artists 
  • All students participating must be currently enrolled as full-time students at MSU. 
  • Inclement weather dates will be either Wednesday, March 3, or Thursday, March 4 (weather permitting). 
  • All artwork should be appropriate for public viewing (no derogatory or inappropriate messages or themes, profanities or obscenities). 
  • Advising staff, including student committee members, reserve the right to remove any artwork deemed inappropriate including but not limited to, pictures, words and themes. 
  • No chalking anywhere outside of your designated space. Walls and buildings are completely off limits. 
  • Artwork will be judged on adherence to theme, creativity and quality of artworks. 
  
And lastly, we ask that all artwork be in line with MSU’s core values: 
  • PEOPLE come first and are treated with dignity and respect; 
  • LIFELONG LEARNING, SCHOLARSHIP and SERVICE; 
  • DIVERSITY and INCLUSION of people and thought; 
  • EXCELLENCE, HONESTY, INTEGRITY, and TRUST. 
  
Once an Eagle. Always an Eagle! 

For more information, contact Melissa Yungbluth, Golding-Yang Art Gallery director and instructor of art, at myungbluth@moreheadstate.edu, or Sara Hacker, senior woman administrator and assistant athletic director of external affairs, at skhacker@moreheadstate.edu