STEAM Arts Showcase & Competition

An event for ALL Grades

Register Projects by 9PM on March 8, 2023

All Nevada County students are invited to showcase their creative talents in our K-12 STEAM Arts Showcase and Da Vinci Competition. Through this challenge, students will be asked to discover fun and engaging ways to apply science, technology, engineering, and mathematics STEM concepts through the Arts.

The outcomes for this showcase and competition are to inspire students to look at their artwork as a form of inquiry. Project submissions should:

  • Encourage creative thinking and problem solving

  • Inspire creative inquiry

  • Showcase hands-on explorations of STEAM connections

  • Schools are limited to 5 projects submissions per grade level per school site.

  • Submissions must be finished and ready for presentation in an electronic format and uploaded to by Wednesday, March 8, 2023 before 9 PM.

  • Projects must be display ready and transported to the Nevada County Fairgrounds on March 23, 2023 between 8AM - 4PM for set-up in the STEAM Arts Gallery Walk.

Critical Project Component ~ The Artist's Statement

Students must submit an Artist's Statement along with their completed registration.

This statement should:

  • be limited to 250 words (written electronic submission under the project description or added as a video entry along with the project entry)

  • describe the problem, question, issue, or phenomena being showcased

  • include a narrative of the creative process (a story of how this piece was created) and a reflection on your process and/or result of your work

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