Youth Art Competition

Presented by James H. & Madalynne Norick Foundation

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Youth Art Show & Competition changes date - moves to OKC Outlets 
Show dates moved to third weekend of May

It's never too early to create artwork for the 2019 Red Earth Festival Youth Art Competition & Show sponsored by the James H. & Madalynne Norick Foundation in Oklahoma City. Native youth ages 9-18 from throughout Oklahoma and the region are invited to participate in the event scheduled May 17-19, 2019 at the OKC Oullets, 7624 West Reno Avenue in Oklahoma City. ARTWORK DUE BETWEEN 1-6 PM  FRIDAY, MAY 17, 2019 AT OKC OUTLETS.

Red Earth is pleased to partner with OKC Outlets to present the 2019 Youth Art Show & Competition. OKC Outlets features some of the country's most popular retailers and has easy access from I-40 in far west Oklahoma City. The mall attracts thousands of shoppers who visit the popular shopping mail daily. Special thanks to Allied Arts for their generous contribution to the Red Earth Youth Art Program.

 CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A YOUTH ART REGISTRATION FORM

   

Youth Art Competition Details

The Red Earth Youth Art Competition is divided into three age groups ages 9-12, 13-15, and 16-18.  Participants can enter eight art categories including pottery, painting/drawing, graphics/photography, sculpture, basketry, beadwork, cultural items and jewelry. Prize money is awarded to the top three winners in each division category, along with a "Best of Show" award. 

  • Limited to one (1) entry per category. No limit on number of categories per artist
  • Group projects not accepted. Individual artwork only. All entries must be created by the artist
  • All entries must be display ready (ex: wired for hanging, no glass) Maximum size hanging art 24x36
  • Award ribbons presented during Award Ceremony on Sunday, May 19 at OKC Outlets
  • Winning art will be displayed during Red Earth Festival June 7-9, 2019 at the Cox Convention Center
  • Monetary awards presented 3 pm Sunday, June 9 at Red Earth Festival

RED EARTH YOUTH ART SHOW SCHEDULE

FRIDAY, MAY 17

1-6 pm   Art Registration

SATURDAY, MAY 18

10-5 pm  Youth Art Show open to the public

SUNDAY, MAY 19

11-3 pm  Youth Art Show open to the public
3 pm       Awards Ceremony
4 pm       Pick up artwork

RED EARTH FESTIVAL JUNE 7-9 

2019 Youth Art Competition winners will be on view during Red Earth Festival, June 7-9, at Cox Convention Center

All youth artists are required to show tribal affiliation in accordance with Public law 101-644 (104 Stat. 4662, Act of 11/29/90) with one of the following: Tribal Membership Card; Certificate of Degree of Indian Blood 

2018 James H. & Madalynne Norick Youth Art Competition Winners


2018 Youth Art Best of Show

Miko Milligan - Sculpture

Division I (ages 9-12)

Basketry
    • 1st::  Kiki Shawnee (LeBiloxi Nakota-Chee), Tulsa, OK
    • 2nd:: Kattera L. Toahty (Apache/Kiowa), Edmond, OK
    • 3rd::  Katarina Samuel (Choctaw), Edmond, OK
Beadwork 
    • 1st::  Kiki Shawnee (LeBiloxi Nakota/Chee) - Tulsa, OK
    • 2nd:: Sophie Mater (Chickasaw) - Ada, OK
    • 3rd:: Katiera Toahty (Arapahi/Kiowa) - Edmond, OK
Cultural Items
    • 1st::  Kautchdot Y. Quiver (Cine/Navajo) - Albuquerque, NM
    • 2nd:: Kiki Shawnee (LeBiloxi Nakota/Chee) - Tulsa, OK
    • 3rd:: Gabby Cornell (Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
Jewelry
    • 1st::  Christie Jo Aultman (Mucogee/Semionle) - Holdenville, OK
    • 2nd:: Kiki Shawnee (La Biloxi Nakota/Chee), Tulsa, OK
    • 3rd:: Kaden Emery (St. Croix Chippewa), Corrales, NM
Painting/Drawing/Grahics
    • 1st::  Anita Ashley Mitchell (Cherokee), Grapevine, TX
    • 2nd:: Kiki Shawnee (La Biloxi Nakota/Chee), Tulsa, OK
    • 3rd:: Alyssa Caton (Choctaw) - Blanchard, OK
Photography
    • 1st::  Lazarus McFerran (Chickasaw) - Francis, OK
    • 2nd:: Kiki Shawnee (LaBiloxi,Nakota-Chee) - Tulsa, OK
    • 3rd:: Shae Bittle (Chickasaw) - Ada, OK
Pottery
    • 1st:: Kaden Emery (St. Croix, Chippewa, Jemez Pueblo) - Coralles, NM
    • 2nd:: Jewel Duncan (Cherokee) - Blanchard, OK
    • 3rd:: Xander Going (Chickasaw, Choctaw, Cherokee, Creek) - Ada, OK
Sculpture
    • 1st::  Kiki Shawnee (LaBiloxi, Nakota, Chee) - Tulsa, OK
    • 2nd:: Jacoby Shawnee (La Biloxi, Quapaw, Shawnee) - Tulsa, OK
    • 3rd:: Jewel Duncan (Cherokee) - Blanchard, OK

Division II (ages 13-15)

Basketry
    • 1st::  Sydney Anderson-Cullum (Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
    • 2nd:: Annika Samuel (Choctaw) - Edmond, OK
Beadwork
    • 1st::  Sydney Anderson-Cullum (Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
    • 2nd:: Micah Postoak (Chickasaw,Seinole) - Ada, OK
    • 3rd:: Gabrielle Cleveland (Chickasaw) - Seminole, OK
Cultural Items
    • 1st::  Louisa Harjo (Creek, Seminole, Cherokee) - Okemah, OK
    • 2nd:: Angelyn Connywerdy (Kiowa,Comanche, Caddo) - Norman, OK
    • 3rd:: Sidney Andersonl-Collum (Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK 
Jewelry
    • 1st:: Sydney Anderson-Collum (Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
Painting/Drawing/Graphics
    • 1st::  Alyssa Underwood (Comanche) - Yukon, OK
    • 2nd:: Sydney Anderson-Collum (Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
    • 3rd::  Heidi Musick (Chickasaw) - Blanchard, OK
Photography
    • 1st::  Sydney Anderson-Collum (Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
    • 2nd:: Angelina Bruner (Chickasaw) - Ardmore, OK
Pottery
    • 1st:: Sydney Anderson-Collum (Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
    • 2nd:: Andelyn Connywerdy (Kiowa,Comanche,Caddo) - Norman, 
Sculpture
    • 1st:: Sidney Anderson-Collum (Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
    • 2nd:: Bailey Lollis (Chickasaw) - Blanchard, OK
    • 3rd:: Heidi Musick (Chickasaw) - Blanchard, OK

Division III (ages 16-18)

Basketry
    • 1st::  Aeneas Freeman (Chickasaw,Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
    • 2nd:: Ryan James (Choctaw) - Edmond, OK
    • 3rd:: Kamryn R. Toahty (Arapaho, Kiowa) - Edmond, OK
Beadwork
    • 1st::  Aeneas Freeman (Chickasaw,Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
    • 2nd:: Jessica Meikle (Choctaw) - Moore, OK 
    • 3rd:: Colton Wilson (Chickasaw) - Ada, OK
Cultural Items
    • 1st::  Aneas Freeman (Chickasaw, Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK 
    • 2nd:: Xeneca LeClair (Otoe-Mssouria, Pueblo Laguna) - Red Rock, OK 
    • 3rd:: Kamryn Toahty (Arapahi, Kiowa) - Edmond, OK 
Photography
    • 1st::  Avery Underwood (Comanche) - Yukon, OK 
    • 2nd:: Aeneas Freeman (Chickasaw,Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK
    • 3rd::  Loreal Harjo (Chickasaw) - Seminole, OK 
Jewelry
    • 1st::  Miko Milligan (Chickasaw) - Ada, OK
    • 2nd:: Aeneas Freman (Chickasaw,Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK 
    • 3rd::  Elias LaMone-Hobson (Navajo) - Kirtland, NM
Painting/Drawing/Graphics
    • 1st:: Lindsay Petitt (Cherokee) - Broken Arrow, OK 
    • 2nd:: Katherine Sharp (Cherokee) - Broken Arrow, OK 
    • 3rd:: Xeneca LeClaire (Otoe-Missouria, Pueblo Laguna) - Red Rock, OK 
Pottery
    • 1st::  Jessica Mierle (Choctaw) - Moore, OK
    • 2nd:: Aeneas Freeman (Chickasaw, Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK 
Sculpture
    • 1st:: Kaylee Martin (Chickasaw) - Ada, OK
    • 2nd:: Lindsay Petitt (Cherokee) - Broken Arrow, OK K
    • 3rd:: Aeneas Freeman (Chickasaw, Choctaw) - Oklahoma City, OK