Western Iowa Salon Exhibition

The 2016 Western Iowa Salon Exhibition (WISE)

February 10 to March  15, 2016

The Buena Vista University Art and Graphic Design Department is pleased to present the seventh annual Western Iowa Salon Exhibition (WISE). This juried exhibition offers high school students the chance to have their artwork displayed in a professional Art Gallery . A public reception will be held on Saturday, February 13th where the awards and fine arts scholarships will be announced. Cash prizes totaling $300 will be awarded.

Download the Call for Entries for more information.

Visit the BVU Art Gallery website to see photographs of past shows.

1st Place - 2015


Elyse Dromeshauser. The Loyal Dog. Charcoal 2014. Storm Lake High School.

1st Place - 2014


Hannah Stier. Lilly. Watercolor.  2013. Westwood High School.

1st Place - 2013

Andrew Nelson. Halloween. Pastel. 2012. Westwood High School.

1st Place - 2012

Miranda Dooley. Sisters. Stoneware. 2011. Lincoln High School.

1st Place - 2011

Madison Cerizo. Run It. Watercolor. 2010. Storm Lake High School.