CALL FOR ARTISTS

The 2018 Members Juried Exhibit Prospectus

Exhibit Dates: November 8 - 25, 2018

Juror: Jerry Weiss. Jerry Weiss studied drawing with Roberto Martinez in Miami, Florida, and drawing and painting with Harvey Dinnerstein, Robert Beverly Hale, Mary Beth McKenzie, Ted Seth Jacobs and Jack Faragasso at The Art Students League and the National Academy in New York City. He has had numerous one-man exhibitions in museums and galleries, and his paintings are represented in public, private and corporate collections. Jerry teaches figure drawing and painting year-round at the Art Students League of New York, as well as intensive workshops there and in other venues around the country. He was an instructor at the Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts for fifteen years. Weiss is a Contributing Editor for The Artist’s Magazine,for which he writes features, and the ‘Master Class’ column.

Awards:
$500 cash award Best in Show.
$100 cash award for abstract painting.
$100 cash award for acrylic painting.
$100 cash award any medium.
$50 cash award for an oil painting.
$50 cash award for watercolor landscape.
$50 cash award for watercolor floral.
$50 cash award for printmaking
$50 cash award for contemporary abstract mark making
$50 cash award for pastel

Merchandise certificates to be announced.

**** Please note: we have changed the times for receiving on the 30th to 10 - 12 noon, and 5-7 p.m

The deadline for entering work has passed. Please call the office Monday for additional help (860) 231-8019.


Youth Art Exhibit

Exhibit Dates: December 1-15, 2018

Bring us your best artwork in any medium for our gallery! This exhibit is open to all youth living in greater Hartford, age 5-12. Work must have been completed in the last year. Works on paper must be framed and ready for hanging.


Exposures Juried Photography Exhibit

Exhibit Dates: January 10 - 27, 2019

Juror: Frank Noelker.  Frank Noelker is an American Fine Art Photographer. Currently an associate professor of art at the University of Connecticut, he received a B.A. degree from Webster University and an M.F.A. degree from the Rhode Island School of Design. His photographs have been widely exhibited, both in solo and group exhibits, and are included in the permanent collections of a number of museums. Noelker is represented by Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston, MA and Galerie St. Etienne, New York, NY. His work has recently been published in the book, Captive Beauty: Photographs by Frank Noelker.