ArtWorks NW Juried Art Show and Competition

Posted:

2/4/13

Updated:

2/4/13

The Umpqua Valley Arts Association (UVAA) invites artists of all abilities to submit artworks to the annual ArtWorks NW Juried Art Show and Competition.

Juror Martha Morgan: Martha has been Director/Curator of Chambers@916 Gallery in Portland, Oregon since its reinvention in the summer of 2008. Her formal education began at Northwestern University where she studied art history and film. While living in Belgium, Martha entered the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Brussels and studied sculpture for 3 years. She worked for Galerie Corti L'Art Contemporain in Brussels until she returned to the US to earn her MFA at Bennington College. After her time at Bennington, Martha created Martha Morgan Visual Arts as a contract service for fine arts education, consultation, and commission work.

Cash Awards: $1000 1st Place, $500 2nd Place, $300 3rd Place, $200 J. Lynn Peterson – Hundred Valleys Award.

Eligibility: Eligible to all artists to submit up to (3) entries in all themes, genres and media, except video and photography (please see prospectus for PhotoWorks NW 2013). No diptychs or triptychs accepted. All work must be display-ready upon arrival. UVAA commission rates are 30% for UVAA members and 40% for non-members. Entries must be original works of art and entirely created by the entrant. No work will be accepted into this show which is in violation of any copyright or which is a mechanical reproduction, such as a giclee print. Artwork must have been completed within the last two years. Work must not have been previously exhibited at UVAA.

Artist Schedule:
Submission Deadline: February 21, 2013 (postmarked)
Email Notification: March 21, 2013
Art Delivery to UVAA: Tuesday - Monday, April 30 - May 6, 2013
Opening Reception: Friday, May 10 - 5pm to 7pm
Exhibit ends Friday, July 5, 2013
Artwork Pick Up/shipped: Tuesday, July 9 - 10am to 5pm

The exhibit opens with a public reception on the evening of Friday, May 10, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at UVAA. All accepted entries will be on display during the annual Summer Arts Festival. The exhibit will end on July 5, 2013.

The UVAA’s hours are Tuesday through Friday, 10am-4pm and Saturdays, 10am-2pm. The UVAA is located at 1624 W. Harvard Ave., Roseburg, Oregon. To submit online and/or download full information go to website below. If you have any questions, contact the Gallery Manager at 541.672.2532.

Postmarked Deadline:
2/21/13