Ogden Museum of Southern Art has opened the call for entries for the Museum’s annual juried exhibition, Louisiana Contemporary, now in its tenth year. The exhibition is once again presented by The Helis Foundation, who is also sponsoring the annual Helis Foundation Art Prize, a $5,000 award, chosen by the juror and given to an artist in the exhibition in support of their studio and artistic practice. Cash prizes will also be awarded to first, second and third place winners. Louisiana Contemporary is open to all artists 18 years and older residing in the state of Louisiana. All work must be original and completed within the last two years (2019-2021). Important dates: Online entries will close at 11:59 p.m. Central Time Zone on Friday, May 28, 2021. Mailed entries must be postmarked by Friday, May 14, 2021. Notification of accepted entries will be sent through email to all applicants the week of July 5, 2021. The run of the exhibition is August 7 to October 10, 2021. See links below for details.