Schwa 2010

For Immediate Release  

Contact Info: 

  404 S. Evans St. Greenville, NC 27858



Pitt County Arts Council at Emerge

2010 Schwa Call for Entries

A national juried competition recognizing excellence in craft and art.

Entries postmarked July 21st ,  2010

Drop off Entries August 27-28th, 2010

Exhibition: August 31- September 25th 2010



A complete prospectus can be found at All questions should go to

Schwa is an annual juried competition. This exhibition is open to any artist in any media and subject matter. All work must have been completed in the past 3 years and not previously exhibited at Emerge. All pieces must fit through a standard size door. Work must be available for the entire exhibit. Video entries are accepted but special equipment must be provided. Each artist may submit up to 5 entries. The entry fee is $15 for 3 entries and $5 for each additional entry with a limit of 5. This years juror is Rachel Berry, the Director of Exhibitions and Programs of Visual Art Exchange in Raleigh, North Carolina.


Located in Uptown Greenville, The Pitt County Arts Council at Emerge is an artist and student managed non-profit art center that offers rotating exhibitions, adult and children’s art classes, and an eclectic sales gallery featuring ceramics, textiles, jewelry, painting, sculpture, and photography. Emerge also offers classes and workshops for children and adults. Please visit The Pitt County Arts Council at Emerge Tuesday–Friday, 10am–9pm, Saturday 10AM-4PM, and Sunday 1-4PM at 404 S. Evans St. between 5th and 4th St. For further information call 252- 551-6947 or e-mail Visit