Enter a piece of art inspired by Eastern University, the inauguration theme (“Transformational Love”), or anything else that inspires you!

In honor of the Inauguration of our 10th President, Ronald A. Matthews, Eastern will be hosting a variety of events to celebrate the history, legacy, and impact of Eastern University. To celebrate the visual artists of our community, we will be hosting a week long Art Show in the Warner Library.  

All members of the Eastern community (student, faculty, staff, alumni, etc.) are welcome to enter a piece into this show. Pieces may be inspired by Eastern University (its spirit, mission, campus), the inauguration theme (“Transformational Love”), or anything else that inspires you!

Eastern is home to many talented people and we look forward to showcasing that talent in this event!


We ask that all submissions follow these parameters:

  • Sign up by Monday, March 11, 2019

  • Pieces may be in any medium; paint, pencil, metal, wood, clay, fabric, mixed media, photography, etc.

  • Paper pieces should be no larger than 11x17

  • Artwork must be able to stand on its own, rest on an easel, or be mounted on foam board

  • Those wanting to submit video pieces or other forms of electronic visual media should reach out to Meggin Capers

  • All pieces must be submitted by Wednesday, March 13 to the Special Events Office in the Gym Cottage.

  • Artwork must be labeled with the person's name and email address on the back

  • All pieces may be picked up from the Warner Library on Monday, March 25

  • Pieces must be claimed by Friday, March 29

Optional Fun Competition

For those who enjoy a little fun competition, artwork that falls into the following categories may be entered to win dinner with Dr. & Mrs. Matthews:

  1. Spirit, mission, or images of Eastern University

  2. Transformational Love

Questions? Please contact:

Meggin R. Capers
Executive Dir. of Conferences & Special Events


Abby Slater
President of the EU Art Club

Need Supplies?

Join the Art Club on Tuesday nights from 7-9pm in Gough Great Room.

Gallery Opening

Join us Monday, March 18 at 7pm for the Gallery Opening, hosted by Dr. & Mrs. Matthews!