Art entries accepted
Posted: Friday, October 19, 2012 8:01 pm
Mayfield/Graves County Art Guild in Kentucky has issued a “Call for Entries” for Impressions 2012.
The 21st annual juried art exhibition is open to all visual artists in Kentucky and the surrounding states.
The non-refundable entry fee is $15 for one or two works and $7 for each additional work. Entry forms and tags may be obtained at the Ice House Art Center in Mayfield, Ky., by calling the guild at (270) 247-6971 or by visiting the website at icehousearts.org.
The award categories are painting, drawing, sculpture, photography and mixed media. First place will be awarded $100, while second place will receive $50 in each category. The Best of Show will receive $200. Additional awards may be given.
Work may be delivered to the guild’s Ice House Gallery through Oct. 27, which is the deadline for entries.
The gallery will be closed for judging and installation from Oct. 30–Nov. 3.
An opening reception and presentation of awards will be held Nov. 4 from 2-4 p.m.
The Impressions 2012 exhibition will last through Dec. 1.
The Mayfield/Graves County Art Guild is a non-profit community arts center located in the historic Ice House, 120 North Eighth St. in Mayfield. The center is accessible to individuals with disabilities and is open Tuesdays–Fridays from 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Admission is free.
The Kentucky Arts Council, the state arts agency, provides operational support for the Mayfield/Graves County Art Guild with state tax dollars and federal funding from the National Endowment for the Arts.
Published in The Messenger 10.19.12