Artist Showcase

Choose which exhibit you want to explore!

Call for Artists

Discovery Park of America (DPA) invites local artists to submit artwork for the Artist Showcase. The showcase is an ever changing series of temporary exhibits, each lasting 6 months.

Who: Artists working in any two-dimensional medium or other mediums that can be wall-hung.
What: Artist Showcase
When: Deadlines for entry will be established semi-annually, with displays being changed at the same rate.
Current Deadlines for submission: April 27, 2018
Where: The lower level of Discovery Center, just outside the Art Hall and near the exit to the park grounds.
Why: To share the talents of local artists
How: Click here for the complete guidelines and submission deadlines.

And the winner is...

Current Winner: Sarah Haig from Martin, Tennessee. Her works will be on exhibit now through June 2018 at Discovery Park of America. You can view her work on the lower level of Discovery Center near Art Hall.

Past Winners:

  • John McLaren from Murray, Kentucky. The collection is titled “Women in Hats.”
  • David Sheridan of Martin, Tennessee. Photographs of Reelfoot Lake
  • Ann Stapp of Paris, Tennessee. She paints outdoor scenes, striving to capture nature’s beauty.
  • Les Macdiarmid of Martin, Tennessee. He paints portraits, contemporary pieces, and also has painted over 50 outdoor public murals in West Tennessee.