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Congressman Gibbs announces Congressional Art Competition

| March 6, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Bob Gibbs (R-OH) announced that Ohio’s 7th Congressional District will begin accepting submissions for the 2015 Congressional Art Competition. The winning artwork will be displayed for one year in the U.S. Capitol.

“I am pleased to announce my office will begin taking submissions for the 2015 Congressional Art Competition,” said Congressman Gibbs. “I look forward to seeing the winner’s artwork represent Ohio and the 7th District in the U.S. Capitol.”

Every spring, the U.S. House of Representatives sponsors an art competition for high school students. Any student in grades 9-12 who resides or attends school in the 7th district is eligible to participate. Artwork must be entirely original and eligible types of art include paintings, drawings, prints, collages, mixed media, computer generated art, and photography.

All pieces of artwork must be submitted by Friday, March 27 at 4 p.m.

Artwork can be dropped off at three drop-off locations in the 7th district listed below from Monday, March 23 through Friday, March 27.

For more information, please contact Rep. Gibbs’ office at (202)-225-6265.

2015 Congressional Art Competition Drop Off Locations


Ashland District Office of Congressman Bob Gibbs

110 Cottage St.

Ashland, OH 44805

Contact: Rita

(419) 207-0650

Hours: M-F 9-4


Canton District Office of Congressman Bob Gibbs

110 Central Plaza South

Canton, OH 44702

Contact: Dallas

(330) 737-1631

Hours: Call to set up an appointment to drop off artwork.


Lorain County Drop Off Location

32121 Lorain Road,

North Ridgeville, OH 44039

Contact: Daniel

(440) 365-5222

Hours: M-F 9-4


Any questions about the 2015 Art Congressional Art Competition, please contact Rita at (419) 207-0650 or Alex at (202) 225-6265.

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