Effective 5 p.m. Saturday, March 14, Rockford Art Museum is temporarily closed until further notice—and all events, classes and programs at RAM are cancelled or postponed, due to COVID-19 and under recommendation of the Rockford Park District, the State of Illinois, Winnebago County Health Department and the City of Rockford. We are constantly monitoring news, guidelines and recommendations, as they change daily and sometimes hourly. Please regularly check our website, rockfordartmuseum.org, and Facebook page, facebook.com/rockfordartmuseum, for updates. 

ANNUAL STUDENT EXHIBITION

79TH YOUNG ARTIST SHOW
MARCH–MAY 2020
ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM
SPONSORED BY ROTARY CLUB OF ROCKFORD EAST/CHERRY VALLEY + WOMEN’S ART BOARD

Since 1941, Rockford Art Museum has celebrated the strength and diversity of art programs in our area through the annual Young Artist Show. The High School Division is a juried competition that features exceptional pieces by students in grades 9–12 within 50 miles of RAM, and the Youth Division showcases art by K–8 students in Winnebago County. Students and teachers receive free admission to RAM throughout the entire Young Artist Show, which is on view March–May 2020 in Anderson Gallery, on the museum’s lower level.

HIGH SCHOOL DIVISIONMAR 15–APR 11
JURIED BY MOLLY NOYES + DAVE MENARD
FREE PUBLIC OPENING + AWARDS
SUN, MAR 15, 1–3 PM

YOUTH DIVISION | APR 26–MAY 10
FREE PUBLIC OPENING + AWARDS 
SUN, APR 19, 1–3 PM