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Art Talks Back Poetry Contest

2019 Art Talks Back: A Poetry Contest Based on Art

Felrath Hines, American, 1918-1993; Two Heads, 1947, oil and enamel on canvas; Gift of the Felrath Hines Estate. 2009.13

Competition Guidelines

Images of selected works

Entry Form (required)

Writing Salon kick off: January 24, 2019

Michigan writers are invited to create original ekphrastic poems based on one of ten selected works of art from the Muskegon Museum of Art’s permanent collection in this year’s Art Talks Back poetry contest.

Competition ends: March 28, 2019

Cash prizes, Museum memberships, and gift certificates will be awarded to the winning poets.