HARVARD -- Fruitlands Museum invites middle school and high school-aged students to submit two-dimensional or three-dimensional artwork for a juried exhibition at Fruitlands in Harvard, which will be held from Jan. 11 through March 30. The deadline for submission is Saturday, Dec. 1.

Celebrating the artistic traditions and landscape of New England, the student exhibition will consist of two and three-dimensional artwork inspired by historic folk art, portraits and landscape paintings. Works will be selected based on the composition's quality and originality as it relates to these art forms.

Approximately 75 pieces will be selected and featured in the exhibit in the Fruitlands Museum Art Gallery. All students whose artwork is selected will receive a certificate of recognition and a complimentary pass to the exhibition.

Contest schedule:

Sept. 20: Call to Artists

Dec. 1: Deadline for submissions

Dec. 9: Review submissions and make selections

Dec. 10: Artist notification

Dec. 14-15 and 21-2: Artwork drop off

Jan. 11: Exhibition opening reception

March 30: Award ceremony

March 31: De-Installation

April 1-6: Artwork pick up

Direct questions to Melissa Kershaw: 978-456-3924 ext. 291 or mkershaw@fruitlands.org.