19 Jul 2019

Competitions 5th Annual National Juried Exhibition

Oxford Arts AllianceOxford, Pennsylvania, United States

Opportunity Description

U.S. National Deadline: August 23, 2019 – The Oxford Arts Alliance is excited to announce our 5th Annual National Juried Exhibition!

ELIGIBILITY
All original work in all media is eligible for entry. Works previously shown in the Oxford Arts Alliance will not be accepted. Artwork must have been completed in the past 3 years. The exhibit is open to all artists 18 years or older.

JUROR
Ryan Grover, Curator as Biggs Museum of American Art. Ryan Grover is an experienced Curator with a demonstrated history of working in the museum industry with strengths in American art, contemporary art and public programming.

Mr. Grover is skilled in exhibitions, publications, writing for many audiences, fund raising, donor development, board relations, capital projects and team development. He has a Master’s degree focused in Art History, Criticism and Conservation from University of Wisconsin-Madison.

He is curator of an important collection of American fine and decorative arts, with regional strengths, made from 1700 to the present. He is in charge of all aspects of the collection: curation, registration, exhibitions, installation and interpretation.

His position also encompasses key project responsibilities in grant writing, donor cultivation, foundation cultivation, budget supervision, capital improvement/expansion, state government relations, committee organization, long-range planning, outreach, all forms of scholarly and popular education and content production for on-line media and publishing.”

AWARDS
Approximately $2100 in cash prizes will be awarded by the juror as well as People’s Choice Award selected by visiting patrons.
– First place $1000
– Second place $500
– Third place $300
– Honorable mentions @$100 each
– People’s Choice Award~ Artists Membership ($40 value)

ENTRY FEE
$15 each up to 4 pieces.

APPLICATION
Visit us for complete details and Application. You can submit either online or by mail.

Notification of accepted or rejected work will be made via email or mail by Friday, September 20th.

DISPLAY OF ACCEPTED WORK
All Artwork must be framed and securely wired for hanging (saw tooth hangers are not accepted). All two dimensional work must be matted and framed under glass, or plexiglass, except oils and acrylics treated like oils.

Works on canvas with finished edges are acceptable. No frames that leave the edges of the glass exposed will be accepted. Entries should not exceed 60 inches (5 feet) in any direction (including the frame). Sculptures should be mounted on a suitable base. The OxAA as the right to reject any entry that is not suitable for display.

SALES
All sales will be processed through the Oxford Art Alliance (OxAA). The OxAA will retain 40% on sales of artwork forservices rendered. Members of the OxAA will have 30% retained for sales of artwork. Artwork not for sale should be marked “NFS”. We will not accept work marked “Price on Request.”


About:
The Oxford Arts Alliance is a community-based non-profit organization providing leadership and advocacy for the arts and culture.

Oxford Arts Alliance Gallery
38 South Third Street
Oxford, PA 19363

Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 07 July thru Aug and Open to U.S. Artists Only. Income: Cash or Value Awards, Exhibition – Group, and Sales. Opportunity expires in 6 days.

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