Be inspired by the art in the galleries and have your writing published. ArtWords is a writing competition with prizes and a chance to gain a little fame and recognition. Launched in 1998, ArtWords is an annual writing competition held in collaboration with the Creative Writing Program in the Department of English. It is open to undergraduate and graduate level University of Minnesota students. Participating students select an artwork on view from WAM’s permanent collection and develop an original short…
Are you a writer?
Artwords is an annual writing contest for University of Minnesota students. Both undergraduate and graduate students select a work of art on view in the Weisman Art Museum’s permanent collection and write a short creative piece—prose or poetry—inspired by the visual art.
Submission deadline: January 31
Submit your work at: Z.UMN.EDU/ARTWORDS