Scenes of the Schuylkill Art Show
"Essence," watercolor by Steven White

MCCC Exhibit

Operating Hours/Cost
Oct. 31-Dec 14

Call for Artists! Scenes of the Schuylkill is an annual juried art show and sale that celebrates the beauty of the Schuylkill River region through art. It is hosted by the Schuylkill River Greenways NHA every fall, in partnership with Montgomery County Community College in the West Campus gallery. The 15th Annual Scenes of the Schuylkill will take place Oct. 31-Dec. 14. Artwork must be submitted on October 22 from noon-5pm.

Cash prizes! Click here for 2018 prospectus

Important Dates:

  • October 22: Deliver Artwork 12 Noon – 5 p.m. at MCCC Gallery, 16 W. High Street, Pottstown
  • October 23: Artwork Juried (Juror TBD)
  • October 24: Artists notified by phone if work is not accepted.
  • October 25: Pick-up unaccepted work between hours of 12-4:30 p.m. at Schuylkill River Greenways’ Office at, 140 College Drive, Pottstown
  • October 31: Show opens to the public
  • November 14: Artist Reception, invitation only
  • December 14: Show closes
  • December 17: Artists pick up work

  • Click here for photos of the 2017 winning artwork

    Read our blog post about the 14th Annual Scenes of the Schuylkill Art Show

    See Slide Show Here (art was photographed by Steven Goldblatt)

    2017 Scenes of the Schuylkill Selections

    Last year MCCC Alumnus Becky Morris created an artistic rendering of the Schuylkill River on wood panels that was displayed outside the gallery and later moved to Pottstown's Riverfront Park along the Schuylkill River Trail. Click here to see more photos of this beautiful artwork.

    A Glimpse of the Schuylkill by Becky Morris

    Special Thanks to Our 2017 Sponsors: Sager & Sager Associates • Campbell Thomas and Company • North Penn Art • Montgomery County Community College • Dolan Law Group •

    This event was financed in part by a grant from the Community Conservation Partnerships Program, the Environmental Stewardship Fund, under the administration of the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Bureau of Recreation and Conservation.

    Contact Information
    16 W. High St.
    Pottstown, PA 19464

    phone: (484) 945-0200
    fax: (484) 945-0204


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    Related information
    .pdf: Scenes of the Schuylkill 2018 Prospectus


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