CALL FOR ENTRIES: A Sense of Place
The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art is pleased to announce a Call for Entries for its 2013 juried fine art competition, A Sense of Place. Open to participants from throughout the United States, this 33rd annual event seeks to recognize the outstanding quality and diversity of work being generated by contemporary American artists. Serving as juror is Don Kimes, Artistic Director in the Visual Arts at the Chautauqua Institution (VACI) in New York State. A noted American artist, Kimes has served as Professor of Art at American University in Washington, DC since 1988 and held the department chairmanship there for 11 years.
The 2013 juried fine art competition is open to all US artists age 18 and older. All works must be original, not previously exhibited at the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art and completed on or after June 1, 2011. Work that predates this cut-off date will not be considered. Entries in the following media categories will be accepted: painting, drawing, mixed media, printmaking, photography, ceramics, and sculpture. Film and video pieces are ineligible. The exhibition is not judged in media categories.
Three cash prizes will be given, including a $750 Best of Show Award and two $500 Juror’s Awards. Award recipients will be announced at the exhibition’s opening reception on Friday, September 13, 2013.
to download a Prospectus for A Sense of Place 2013
Entry Deadline May 31, 2013