Thursday, April 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Phidian Art Show has moved!
The Phidian Art Club of Dixon, Illinois, presents the annual Phidian Art Show for 2022. After a two-year absence due to the pandemic, the show returns to a brand new location.
The 73rd Phidian Art Show opens on Friday, Apr. 1, at The Next Picture Show fine arts center, and remains on display until Apr. 30. The exhibit of original artwork and awards presentation takes place in our main gallery on the first floor.
About the Phidian Art Club
This annual event started in 1947 by the Phidian Art Club, a group formed in 1890 to promote art, literature, and music. The show puts local artists’ work in the spotlight. Awards are given in a variety of categories, including American and regional scenes, nature, best floral, landscape, oil painting, watercolor painting, and pen and ink entries.
Awards presentation on Apr. 1
The public has the opportunity to choose a “People’s Choice Award” by voting for their favorite entry prior to the award presentation and judge’s critique of the winning artwork. Doors open at 6 p.m. for viewing and voting. The presentation of the awards begins at 7 p.m.