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RESIDENT Art Contest Guidelines

  1. Artwork must be related to the theme HOUSING AND COMMUNITY and support the
    spirit of COMMUNITY.
  2. The contest entry must be an original work of art or photography by a current resident of
    Cambridge public housing/RAD or a Section 8 (Housing Choice Voucher) participant.
    Entry may be used by Cambridge Housing Authority for display on website, included in
    flyers such as this one, and in other informational and marketing materials.
  3. Each artist may submit only one entry.
  4. The artist’s name, age, medium used, address, email address (if one is available) and
    phone number should be indicated on the back of the artwork. Please include clear
    directions on return of artwork.
  5. Artwork may not exceed 81/2” x 11”.
  6. Provide a one paragraph description of the artwork on a separate piece of paper or in the
    body of your email. Please remember to include your contact information at the end of the
  7. Any medium may be used but please note that the winning artwork will be scanned and
    converted to an electronic format, if it is not already presented in such format.
  8. The winning artwork will be displayed as the inside cover design for the CHA FY 2024
    MTW Annual Plan and Report.
  9. The artist whose work wins 1st Place will also have a dedicated space in the Annual Plan
    and Report in which his/her artwork is featured.
    A brief description of the artist’s background and interest in the arts will be published in no
    more than three paragraphs.
  10. CHA employees and their immediate family members and/or members of their household
    are not eligible to enter or win.
  11. If you have additional questions, contact Zach Gordon, 617-405-5097 or
  12. All entries must arrive in the mail by NOON on October 2, 2023 to the following
    address or by email to (note: entries can be dropped
    off in person): Cambridge Housing Authority
    362 Green Street
    Cambridge, MA 02139