The Packard Group National Exhibition will provide artists the opportunity to display their art in a virtual exhibition at No. 7 Center in Vermillion, SD. This exhibition will be curated by Klaire A. Lockheart, and all entries that follow the guidelines will be included in the show. The drive-in movie art reception will take place on Friday, April 2nd, 2021. An online gallery will be available through

Any artist in the United States can submit artwork. To help cut artists a break during the current pandemic, there is no entry fee this year. Since COVID-19 is currently ravaging South Dakota, this exhibition will be completely digital. The drive-in movie art reception will be outside.

02/15/2021: Opportunity opens
03/15/2021: All submissions must be received
04/02/2021: Reception at 8:30 pm at No. 7 Center St., Vermillion, SD
04/02/2021: Online gallery publication on

• All 2D media is welcome

  • All art must be 8×10” or smaller
  • Artists may submit only 1 entry
  • Submit a high quality photo of your artwork
  • Crop the photo of your work to only include the artwork – do not include the frame or background
  • No nudity will be accepted since the art will be projected in public
  • No hateful, misogynistic, or racist imagery will be accepted


  • Save your jpeg image with the following title: Your Name-Title of Work-Year Made-Media-Size
  • Email with the subject “Packard Group 2021 Entry”
  • Attach the photo of your work to the email
  • Copy and paste the following form into the body of your email


  • Complete the above form in the body of the email