CALL FOR ENTRIES
2011 International Juried Fine Art Painting Competition
Awards Include Participation in a Juried Exhibition, Cash Prizes,
Gallery Representation, Promotional Material and Internet Exposure
Now Accepting Entries – Submission Deadline: March 31, 2011
GUIDELINES & ENTRY FORMS wwwchabotgallery.com
Judges: Harel Kedem - is the senior critic at the Rhode Island School of Design, one of the oldest and best-known colleges for art and design in the United States, for the textile and painting departments. Kedem is a fine artist and architect born in Czechoslovakia who has lectured both nationally and internationally, as well as exhibited fine art work all around the world, from the Decordova Museum, to galleries in Israel. In 1994 he was the recipient of the prestigious Annual Award in Architecture from the Brookline Massachusetts Preservation Society. Has lectured on the topic of the collective experience of the Jewish people at Harvard University. He is currently practicing architect and painter
Del-Bouree Bach is a signature member of the American Society of Marine Artists, Society of Animal Artists, Artists for Conservation, National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society, National Society of Painters in Casein and Acrylic, American Artists Professional League (Fellow), Audubon Artists, Artists Fellowship, the Salmagundi Club of New York, Providence Art Club, Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, and many other professional arts organizations. Most recently he was elected to the Copley Society of Art in Boston. In 2009 he was named to the PaintAmerica Masters Circle, an honor he shares with only 9 other artists nationwide. He has served on the Board of Directors of the Salmagundi Club, where he is also a past chairman of the Art Committee. He is currently on the Board of the Mystic Arts Center and on the Art Committees of the Salmagundi and Providence Art Clubs.
Exhibition - The 25 selected artists will participate in a collective exhibition “Creating Energy” at the Chabot Fine Art Gallery. The exhibition will be from May 10th through June 11, 2011.
Opening Reception - A Meet the Artists & Awards Presentation event will be held on the evening of Thursday May 19, 2011 from 5- 9pm. Free and public invited.
Judging - Judging will be based on creativity, skill, technique, and artistic attributes within the theme “Creating Energy”.
Awards - From the overall entries, 25 artists will be selected for the Creating Energy Exhibition. There will be a 1st Place Best of Show Award, 2nd Place Award, a 3rd Place Award and 2 Honorary Mentions.