Artist Opportunities


text with video game charactersRules
-Ages: 18 and younger
-Free to enter
-Submissions due August 14
-Art on display August 20-September 23
-Pickup artwork by October 2, all unclaimed artwork will be disposed of.
-Winners announced August 27
-Submission must include name, age, and legal guardians name and phone number.

We invite the youth of Moses Lake (and beyond!) to join us in celebrating all things "Nerdy". Do you like fantasy? Video games? Comics? We can't wait to see what your idea of the word "Nerd" is. Submissions must be original artwork, nothing larger than 18" x 18". Do you create digital artwork? We can print up to 8"x10" for you. Email your submission to
Need supplies or studio space? Join us on Mondays and Tuesdays in August and for a small fee, use our space and supplies for your submission! Call or check our website for more information. 509-764-3830

Applying for a gallery show at THE MUSEUM

Would you like to exhibit your artwork at the Moses Lake Museum & Art Center?
The museum schedules Main Gallery shows one year in advance. Shows run for approximately 6 to 8 weeks.

Please see our gallery guides before filling out your application:

From Studio to Gallery: preparing your gallery application

Gallery Application

Museum Gallery Diagram: a guide to the gallery spaces and equipment

Community Gallery Concept

Applications for the Main Gallery and the Community Gallery are reviewed on a rolling basis. The Main Gallery is booked 1-2 years in advance. The Community Gallery is booked 3-6 months in advance.


Do you like to do art, science, or crafting? Want to teach children or adults? We are always looking to add instructors and new classes to our lineup! Please contact Museum Manager Dollie Boyd for more information. 

Museum Store Consignment

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Calling all artists, wood-workers, sculptors, glass-makers, jewelers, crafters and artisans!

The Moses Lake Museum & Art Center invites you to promote your artworks for sale in our storefront. We believe in our mission of promoting the best art experiences to our community by featuring both local and international talent.

Please email images of your artworks with accompanying pricing to the Museum front desk for a chance to be featured in our Museum Store. The Moses Lake Museum & Art Center collects a 30% commission on the sale of artwork sold.

Thank you, look forward to viewing your works. For more information, contact the us at 509-764-3830.