MS Center Art Show

Frequently asked questions

Is there a fee to enter?
This is a free event. There is no fee to enter and the art show is free to all viewers.

Who can submit artwork to the art show?
Anyone living in the Pacific Northwest who is affected by MS. For example, a person who has been diagnosed, a family member, a caregiver/partner, a friend, a colleague, etc.  Artists of all abilities are welcome, and all art work will be accepted. You do not need to be a patient at Swedish to participate.

What kind of art is eligible?
All visual media are accepted. Examples include paintings, sculpture, ceramics, textile, jewelry, arts and crafts, photography, poetry and graphic design. No candles or flames, music or hanging objects.

Can I enter art I’ve already created?
Yes. You can enter work created within the last five years.

How many pieces of art will you accept?
We are committed to accommodating 100 pieces, depending on dimensions of the submissions.

Can I sell my art at the show?
No. You may list the price and we will include your contact information for interested buyers to contact you later, but no art sales may take place during the show.

How to enter
Check with the MS Center about applications.

Submitting an application and artwork

You can submit your Art Show application three ways:
In-person drop off: MS Center at Swedish
Postal mail: 1600 E. Jefferson St., A Level, Seattle, WA 98122

Submit your artwork to the Swedish MS Center in person. Do not mail art work. Follow application guidelines on size, labeling, framing and hardware.

Phone: 206-991-2099