District Art Program

Senator Rosilicie Ochoa Bogh proudly serves the 23rd Senate district and would like the opportunity to recognize and encourage the artistic talent of her constituents in her district by displaying their art in her district office.

The 23rd Senate District Office Program is open to all local college and university students. Submitted art will be displayed for up to a year in the district office. The art submitted should focus on landmarks in Senate District 23. To learn more about our district, please visit: https://ochoa-bogh.cssrc.us/23rd-senate-district.

Artwork considered for display may be up to 26 inches by 26 inches, may be up to 4 inches in depth, and not weigh more than 15 pounds. If your artwork is selected, it must arrive framed and must still measure no larger than the above maximum dimensions.

  • Paintings - including oil, acrylics, and watercolor
  • Drawings - including pastels, colored pencil, pencil, charcoal, ink, and markers (It is recommended that charcoal and pastel drawings be fixed.)
  • Collages - must be two dimensional
  • Prints - including lithographs, silkscreen, and block prints
  • Mixed Media - use of more than two mediums such as pencil, ink, watercolor, etc.
  • Computer-generated art
  • Photography

All entries must be original in concept, design and execution and may not violate any U.S. copyright laws. Any entry that has been copied from an existing photo or image (including a painting, graphic, or advertisement) that was created by someone other than the student is a violation of the competition rules and will not be accepted. Work entered must be in the original medium (that is, not a scanned reproduction of a painting or drawing).

All submissions must be received electronically on or before November 9, 2022. Submissions should be sent to Senator.OchoaBogh@senate.ca.gov. The subject line should follow the following format [Full Name]: [School] Senator Ochoa Bogh Art Program. Submissions must include a high-definition photograph of the artwork, be sure to take a close up picture with enough lighting for the reviewers to see the detail of the work. It is acceptable to submit up to five photos. Be aware of the lighting of the piece and provide different angles to showcase the depth of the artwork. Please also include a personal statement (300-500 words) explaining the artwork, why you chose this subject and a bit about yourself. Please direct questions to our District Office at (909) 335-0271.