CALL FOR ARTISTS ART CENTER MANATEE OPEN AQUEOUS SHOW

CALL FOR ARTISTSART CENTER MANATEE OPEN AQUEOUS SHOW

Florida Suncoast Watercolor Society invites all artists to participate in our Open Aqueous Exhibition to be held at the Art Center Manatee, Bradenton, FL.

Show dates are January 15th through February 22nd.

Information: This will be a Juried “Open Aqueous” exhibition; entries matted and framed under Plexiglas. The show is open to all artists residing in the counties bordering the West Coast of Florida.Entry fees are $20.00 per painting for members and $30.00 for non-members. Artists may enter one or two paintings per show. Cash prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Merit Awards and Honorable Mention, as well as the newly established Acadia Workshop Center Award of Excellence in Transparent Watercolor. Eligibility for the Transparent Award will require a signed copy of the artist’s confirmation of transparent authenticity form available on the website shown below.

Receiving: FSWS will receive entries at the Art Center Manatee, 209 9th Street W, Bradenton, FL 34205 on Saturday, January 12th, 9:00 – 11:30 am.

*Please check www.suncoastwatercolorsociety.com for prospectus and painting and framing specifications. NOTE that paintings not in compliance will be excluded from the show.

Reception: A Reception for the public and artists will be held on Thursday, January 17th, 5:00-7:00pm. Light refreshments will be provided. Cash awards and ribbons will be presented at the reception and an opportunity to vote for a “People’s Choice”award.Removal of paintings: Saturday, February 23rd, 9:00-11:30am

JUROR INFORMATION: Vladislav Yeliseyev President, Leda Palermo, tlpalermo@verizon.net1st Vice President, Jenny Medved, jmedved.FSWS@outlook.com