Unique by Nature Juried Art Competition and Exhibition

Unique by Nature is hosted by the McKinney Performing Arts Center (City of McKinney), with help from the volunteers of the Arts and Music Guild. Sponsors include citizen leaders dedicated to the growth of the arts in McKinney.  This year ONE large scale work will be awarded the $8000. Purchase Prize, and becomes part of the permanent public art collection of the McKinney Performing Arts Center. An additional $2500. in prize money is divided among works of art juried into the exhibit (non-purchase prize) and chosen by the judge.  One Young Artist Award is chosen from among the juried artwork submitted by high school students. Prepayment for the non-Purchase Prize entries is on our “Give – Shop”: page.  Use our Contact page to let us know that you want email updates about UBN.  Click to download these forms or for the Purchase Prize online submission form.

Unique by Nature 2017 Prospectus

Unique by Nature 2017 Non-Purchase Prize Submission Form

Purchase Prize (Large Work) Online Application

Purchase Prize SAMPLE Purchase Agreement