Friday, March 3, 2017

8th Annual International PEEPS Art Exhibition at the Racine Art Museum

PEEPS Art from the Racine Art Museum's annual art contest in Racine, Wisconsin
Festive PEEPS Art from the Racine Art Museum contest. Image courtesy of Real Racine.
Nothing says Easter louder than PEEPS! PEEPS are great, sweet Easter treat on their own but they also make for festive and bright accoutrements to desserts and even whimsical pieces of art! In fact, the Racine Museum of Art has a fun yearly PEEPS Art Exhibition that is a delightful family tradition for the Easter season.


The RAM International PEEPS Art Exhibition has been a part of Easter fun for the past 8 years. The exhibit engages the community not only in perusing PEEPS-inspired art but encourages area artists of all ages and levels to create and submit their own PEEPS masterpieces! Here is how you can join the fun:

PEEPS art concert scene at RAM in Racine, Wisconsin
PEEPS are enjoying a concert in this piece! Image courtesy of Real Racine.

Rules for entry: 

Entry is FREE, and open to all individuals, families, and organizations.

Use any variety of PEEPS®, or create your own representation. No other food materials may be used.

All works must be well constructed and ready for display. No unfinished cardboard or newspaper may be visible.
Drop-off dates are March 10-19
Each entry will receive two tickets to attend the:
Artist Preview and Awards Ceremony
Wednesday, April 5
5:30 - 7:30 pm
Awards announced at 6:00 pm.
Exhibition Information:
The exhibition will run April 6-23, 2017. Admission to the RAM is $5 per adult, $3 per senior, $3 per student and free for children 12-years-old and under. The museum is free on the first Friday of the month. Hours are 10AM-5PM Tuesday-Saturday; 12PM-5PM on Sundays. The museum is closed on Federal Holidays and Easter. April-December the RAM is open until 9PM on First Fridays.
Whether you craft a piece of PEEPS art or just visit to see PEEP-a-licious creations, the International PEEPS Art Exhibition is festive and unique Easter event to add to your traditions!




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