We want to see your creative side! Faculty and staff are invited to submit an original piece of art to be displayed in the DMU Library. See the rules below to see what types of art is accepted.

Sponsored by the Medical Humanities and Bioethics Department.

Submit an entry


June 11 Monday Announcement of “On Your Own Time” employee art competition on DMU Pulse. Submission of electronic entry form begins.
July 10 Tuesday 4 p.m. deadline for all submissions
July 12-13 Thursday-Friday Artists drop off artwork at the DMU Library in SEC
July 16-19 Monday-Thursday Artwork is judged; exhibit is installed; and award ribbons are placed near winners.
July 20 Friday OYOT art display “Open House” and announcement of winners.  Voting on “People’s Choice” artwork begins.
July 23-August 31 Monday-Friday DMU art show displayed in Library
July 27 Friday “People’s Choice” voting ends.
July 30 Monday Announcement of “People’s Choice” award.
August 31 Friday Last day of DMU “On Your Own Time” art show
September 6-7 Thursday-Friday Artists pick up their artwork from the DMU Library

Rules for entry


Categories of art accepted

Note:  Kits will not be accepted.  Kits are defined as anything made from a pattern that is not the original work of the artist, including but not limited to: needlework kits, patterns from a book, and woodworking kits with patterns.

Creative requirements

Presentation requirements

Judging and announcement of winners

Delivery and pick-up of artwork

Display and security of artwork

Submit an entry

Submissions must be received before 4 p.m. on July 10, 2012. Submission constitutes permission to publish the photo on the DMU Pulse, DMU Magazine or other outlets.

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