Rock Your Mocs Photo Contest


When:
November 15, 2020 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
2020-11-15T08:00:00-07:00
2020-11-15T16:00:00-07:00
Where:
Online
Cost:
Free
Contact:
UW Art Museum
307-766-6622
Rock Your Mocs Photo Contest @ Online
November is National Native American Heritage Month!
In celebration, the University of Wyoming Art Museum in partnership with the

Native American Education, Research, and Cultural Center at UWYO

is hosting a photo contest with prizes.

The contest will be judged in three categories: Best Traditional Moccasins, Best Contemporary Moccasins, Best Unique Moccasins. A $50 gift card to the UW Bookstore will be awarded to the winner from each category. Our guest judges are Nicole Crawford, Sandra Iron Cloud, Caskey Russell.
This contest was inspired by the Art Museum’s “Material Tradition” exhibition and the

Rock Your Mocs

worldwide social media event Nov. 15-21.

We’re accepting entries starting Sunday, November 15 here: https://woobox.com/jdw5mi/
Contest period ends November 19 at 4:00 p.m.
Winners will be contacted November 20.
#RockYourMocs2020 #UwyoArtMuseum
Moccasins in the UW Art Museum collection
(left to right):
*Native American, beaded moccasins, undated, beads and feathers on leather, 11-3/4 x 4-1/4 inches, gift of the Lucile Wright Estate, 1991.9.12
*Native American, beaded moccasins, undated, beads on leather, 9 x 4 inches, gift of the Lucile Wright Estate, 1991.9.6
*Native American, beaded moccasins, undated, beads on buckskin, 10-1/4 x 4-1/2 x 1-3/4 inches, gift of James R. Nolan, 1992.5.78
*Native American, Plains, beaded moccasins, undated, beads on leather, 10-1/4 x 4-1/4 inches, gift of the Lucile Wright Estate, 1991.5.9.