Art in the Open Billboard Art Contest

Would you like a chance to have your creative work on a billboard? 

Have you entered the ART IN THE OPEN Billboard Art Contest yet? 

The Adult Division is only $20 for up to 4 entries! 

The Youth Division is free! 

The deadline for submissions is January 31, 2021!


Professional and non-professional ADULT artists 18 years of age or older and YOUTH ages 8 to 17 who live within a 50-mile radius of Hannibal are invited to submit images of original works for the seventh annual ART IN THE OPEN billboard art competition. The goal of the project is to capture the creative spirit all art forms represented in Northeast Missouri and Western Illinois. The contest was created by the Hannibal Arts Council in partnership with Lamar Outdoor Advertising of Hannibal and Independent’s Service Company.

Michael Gaines

Executive Director Hannibal Arts Council / Missouri Association of Community Arts Agencies