Phoenix Public Library is preparing for the Celebration of Artists 2015 Exhibit scheduled for viewing in the Burton Barr Central Library from Saturday, April 4 through Friday, May 1, 2015. An Artists and Awards Reception, open to the public, will be held on Thursday, April 16 from 5 – 7 pm.
Acceptance letters are being mailed out now
Shipped paintings are due by April 1 at 12659 N. 146th Way, Scottsdale, AZ 85259
The show will be hung at the Burton Barr Library Second Floor between 10 a.m. and noon on April 4th
The show opens to the public at noon on April 4th.
Rules are posted in the Standing Rules on this website.
Reception and Awards will be at 6:30 on April 19th, the public is invited
Show comes down on May 2 between 10 and noon.
Please feel free to forward to potential visitors.
Fifth Annual Statewide Exhibition of Fine Art
UPDATE COMING SOON
Dec. 14, 2014 – Artists who are residents of Arizona are invited to submit up to three works of art for AAG’s annual statewide exhibition. Applications will be accepted digitally between Jan. 1 and Feb. 12, 2015.
Cash prizes of $1,000, $500 and $250 will be awarded and additional non-monetary recognitions will be made.
All accepted artwork will be exhibited at the Gallery Glendale at Westgate in the Westgate Entertainment District at 9380 N. Sunset Blvd. in Glendale, from 6-8 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, March 6-28, 2015.
All visual media created within the last two years is eligible for submission. Artwork must be submitted as digital images online at www.ArizonaArtistsGuild.net via entrythingy.com beginning Jan. 1, 2015. All artwork must be priced and available for sale. A 30% commission for each sale is payable to the City of Glendale.
Entry fees for one, two and three works are $30-$35-$40 for AAG members and $45-$50-$55 for non-members. Non-members may join the AAG for $40 (one year) and then receive member pricing.
The exhibition will be selected and juried by Jason Horejs, owner, Xanadu Gallery; Jana Weldon, Senior Project Manager, Scottsdale Public Arts Program; and Gaylen Stewart, Artist and Faculty at Glendale Community College.
A prospectus with complete submission specifications is available at www.ArizonaArtistsGuild.net.
September 26 through October 17th 2015
@ The Scottsdale Artist School
Entries due August 1st
Juror Lian Quan Zhen / www.Lianspainting.com
3 Day Workshop October 7-8-9 AAG Building
1 Day Workshop October 10 AAG Building
Contact Jeremy Jones 480-563-5916
Prospectus Coming Soon
Hello Fellow Artists;
UPDATE ON Western Federation of Watercolors next SHOW
the West Texas Watercolor Society will host the next show in 2015
WFWS Delegate 2015
WFWS Alternate Delegate 2015
Hello Fellow AWA Members,
Just a friendly reminder that the AWA Meeting of the 2014-2015 year is every 2nd Thursday at 7pm, of each month September – May (except December no meeting)
It is being held again this year at the AAG (Arizona Artists Guild) Building located at 18411 N 7th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ
7:00 – we socialize, munch on great snacks, sign up for workshops, visit the fun table and socialize some more.
At 7:30 we begin the “formal” program starting off with introductions, announcements, and updates, then the real exciting part begins
A Watercolor Demonstration/Presentation will entertain and educate you You do not want to miss any of these demonstrations.
I look forward to seeing you at the monthly meetings. The newsletter is uploaded and HERE for those who may have not received their newsletter yesterday.
Board meeting will meet at 5:15pm in the “back” room of the AAG Building. You are asked to come at 5:00pm so you may have some time to socialize.
Today, we are featuring AWA member, Candice Diaz, Co-Director at Large for Membership Workshops. Below we are showcasing a wonderful painting Candice did for the AWA 2013 Fall Membership Show called “Stitch in Time”.