The Masonic Library and Museum of Pennsylvania is sponsoring an art contest for amateur or professional artists, 18 and older, to submit original entries displaying a visual interpretation of Masonic Values pertaining to Freemasonry in Pennsylvania. Categories include oil, three-dimensional, drawing and print-making, water-based medium and digital imagery. Selected artwork will earn monetary awards and be exhibited in the Masonic Temple in Philadelphia. All submissions must be available for purchase. The cost to enter is $25 for the first entry and $10 each for second and third entries. No more than three entries, regardless of media type, will be accepted from each artist. Submissions must be entered online at by Wednesday, Aug. 15. Jury selection will be announced on Wednesday, Sept. 19. An Opening Reception and Grand Exhibition Gala will be held at the Masonic Temple in Philadelphia on Friday, Oct. 5, featuring a cocktail and hors d’oeuvres reception, live music, announcement of winners and a live auction of selected artwork.