Community Art Show

The BGAC Community Art Show runs Nov. 4-29, 2023 and is exhibited in the rear entrance of Coyote Beads and Jewelry, 178 S. Main Street in Bowling Green. This year’s artists are:

Alexis Andres

Amy Davis

Ann Beck

Audrey Hilligoss

Bob Coffield

Bowling Green Writers’ Workshop

Brynn Busalacchi

Carrie Day

Derek Frey

Drew Kopp

Ellabeth Sayer

Ellen Fure Smith

Gary Leung

Gordon Ricketts

Hanna Bowlus

Ian Dawson

Jackie Meier

Jackson Triggs

Julia Emmert

Janet Ballweg

Jax Foster

Jennifer Sowders

Joel Washing

John Calderonello

Kim Sockman

Lex Renner

Linda Shetzer

Lloyd Triggs

Mary Dennis

Megan Newlove

Michael Winslow

Randy Bennett

Rex Russell

Robin Stanton Gerrow

Scott Stewart

Skylar Tauber

Sophia Bauer

Vicki Lee

Yuemin Xin


Call for Entries

Artists may submit one original work in any medium. Work must have been completed within the last two years and not previously exhibited in previous BGAC exhibitions.

November 4 — 29, 2023

Coyote Beads and Jewelry, 178 S. Main Street, Bowling Green

Opening Reception

Saturday, November 4, 5-7 PM

Register online by October 20

Members: $10 non-refundable entry fee

Non-Members: $35 (includes a 1-year BGAC membership) non-refundable entry fee

Artwork drop off (Back Door of Coyote Beads)

October 26 —27, 3PM – 6PM

Saturday, October 28, 10AM – Noon

Artwork pick up (Back Door of Coyote Beads)

November 30, 3PM – 6PM


  • 1 artwork per artist or collaborating artist group.
  • Artwork must have been completed within the past two years.
  • Include contact information on the back of your artwork.
  • 2D Artwork dimensions may not exceed 36” x 36”.
  • 3D Artwork dimensions may not have a footprint larger than 36” x 36”.
  • Artwork must be display-ready (no additional hardware required for installation).
  • BGAC must be notified if the entry is sold, so it can be tagged as such.
  • This is an open exhibition. However, BGAC reserves the right to decline exhibiting artwork based on space constraints or other considerations.

Awards–$100 each

Best of Show 2D

Best of Show 3D

People’s Choice

Artwork must be ready to hang. No sawtooth hangers – wire only.

Any work that is not ready to hang is not guaranteed to be exhibited. Preference will be given to artwork ready to hang/display.

Liability: The Bowling Green Arts Council, Coyote Beads and Jewelry, and all assisting personnel cannot be held responsible for loss, damage, or breakage of artwork submitted.