Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport, MN 2023 Registration

13th Annual Exhibit

Registration Deadline: October 27, 2023

Complete this entry form to participate in the 13th Annual Exhibit of The National Arts Program for Minneapolis Saint-Paul International Airport employees and their family members. There is no fee to enter the program.

    Your registration is not complete until you have clicked the ‘submit registration’ button, received an automated confirmation email.


    • Participants must be an employee, retiree, volunteer or an immediate family member of an employee, retiree, or volunteer of MSP.
    • Only 2 entries per artist will be admitted.
    • All entries submitted must be the original work of the applicant completed within the last three years.
    • The National Arts Program and Minneapolis Saint-Paul International Airport reserve the right to disqualify entries they consider to be unacceptable or inappropriate for a public exhibit.

    Artist Information
    Employee Information
    Contact Information
    • Entrants may submit only two entries that fit into the listed medium categories.
    • All artwork will need an NAP identification label placed on the back (provided at drop off).
    • All 2-dimensional entries should be matted, framed and/or ready to hang with wire securely on the back.
    • All work must measure no more than 40” in any direction or weigh more than 50 pounds unless otherwise stipulated.
    • Artwork that does not meet size limitations or specifications will be disqualified before judging.

    First Entry

    Second Entry

    Rules of Exhibit
    • Deadline This Registration Form must be received no later than Friday, October 27, 2023.
    • Delivering Entries All entries must be delivered to MSP Terminal 1, East Curbside, Door 7 from October 31 - November 1 between 9am - 5pm each day.
    • Reception & Awards A reception and presentation of awards will be held on Tuesday, December 5, 2023 from 6pm-8pm in the MSP Terminal 1, Concourse C Art Gallery.
      • Prizes will be awarded by classification:
        • Adult (Amateur, Intermediate and Professional): 3 - First Place Awards of $350; 3 - Second Place Awards of $250; and 3 - Third Place Awards of $150
        • Best of Show Award of $400 
        • Youth / Teen : 2 - First Place Awards of $150; 2- Second Place Awards of $100; and 2 - Third Place Awards of $50
        • An Art Education Award of $200
      • Additional awards including Honorable Mentions will be awarded at the discretion of the judges.
      • Awards are limited to one cash award per artist per classification.
    • Public Exhibit The exhibit is located in the Concourse C Art Gallery and is free and open to the public from December 4, 2023 through May 31, 2024.
    • Retrieving Entries All artists are responsible for retrieving their artwork from MSP Terminal 1, East Curbside, Door 7 on June 4-5, 2024 between 9am - 5pm. No work is to be removed prior to the end of the exhibition. Neither the Minneapolis Saint-Paul International Airport nor the National Arts Program will be responsible for unclaimed works.

    • Liability Every attempt will be made to preserve, secure and protect each entry submitted; but neither the National Arts Program nor Minneapolis Saint-Paul International Airport can be held responsible for damages, loss of art entries, changes/cancellation of this exhibit due to low participation or unforeseen circumstances.  The placing of art in the exhibition constitutes an agreement on the part of the entrant with conditions herein set forth.  The National Arts Program and Minneapolis Saint-Paul International Airport reserve the right to publish for publicity purposes reproductions of the entries.  The National Arts Program at the Minneapolis Saint-Paul International Airport is a public exhibit and photographing/filming of the exhibit is encouraged.

    Thank you for completing the entry form. You have now registered for the National Arts Program for Minneapolis Saint-Paul International Airport, MN.

    If you have any questions or need any additional information, please contact the Venue Coordinator:
    Sam Fuentes at (612) 726-8319    sam.fuentes@mspmac.org

    If you would like to share your artwork with our online community, please visit the Artist Gallery section of our website and upload your work.

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