The 2023 Erie County Fair Commemorative Art will be the first time we’ve released a call for submissions for our poster artwork. This artwork must be
created exclusively for the Erie County Fair. Once the official artist is selected and the piece is completed, the commemorative poster (18” x 24”), as well as, a limited number of signed prints will be available for purchase along with other merchandise and posters for the 2023 Erie County Fair
Proceeds will support the Erie County Agricultural Society 501(c)(3) mission to to preserve and enhance, by educational endeavors, the agricultural and historical legacy of New York State.
The official artist will receive a $2,500 commission to create the
original piece, and participate in media events, including a special event to unveil
the commemorative art. The original art will be on display during the 12-day run of the 2023 Erie County Fair and will become
the property of the Erie County Agricultural Society. In addition,
First will receive $200, the second runner up artist will receive $150 and the third
runner up artist will receive $100.