Celebration of Artists 2015 Exhibit

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.

Workshop February 14th

Workshop, February 14, 2015   9AM to 4PM

WORKSHOP IS FULL

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The low cost for this Saturday workshop is a great value at $40 for members and $50 for non-members.

The Instructor will be Grace Haverty, a wonderful teacher.
She will be teaching Watercolor Application using patterns, colors and design in water media.

Please contact Pamela Root or Candice Diaz to sign up.

Pam:
pamela.root@gmail.com

Candice:
taydiaz@earthlink.com

Call for Artists: Arizona Artists Guild (AAG) 

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.

AWA Workshop with Stan Kurth

Composition – a Workshop with Stan Kurth

March 14, 2015

WORKSHOP IS FULL

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The low cost for this Saturday workshop is a great value at $40 for members and $50 for non-members.

The Instructor will be Stan Kurth, an amazing painter and a great teacher.
He will be teaching Composition in Watercolor

Please contact Pamela Root or Candice Diaz to sign up.

Pam:
pamela.root@gmail.com

Candice:
taydiaz@earthlink.com

 

 

 

Fall Membership Show 2015

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

 

Reminder Monthly Meeting

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.

Happy Painting,
Myra Feldman
(e-blast chair)

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.

AWA Calendar 2015

CALENDAR AT A GLANCE: 2015

March

March 12th at AAG 5:15 PM Board Mtg
7:00 PM Social
7:30 PM GENERAL MTG., DEMO
March 14th at AAG, Workshop Stan Kurth  Composition

April

April 4th – May 1st at Burton Barr Library

April 7 Jurror Eric Wiegardt

Spring Show

Selects Awards

 April 9th at AAG 5:30 PM Board Meeting
7:00 PM Social

7:30 PM GENERAL MTG,

Eric Wiegardt Demo

 April 8th-9th-10th  AAG

April 11th  AAG

3 Day Workshop Eric Wiegardt

1 Day Workshop Eric Wiegardt

 

May

May 1st  Last Day of Sprint show
May 2nd Burton Barr Library 10-Noon Pick up paintings
May 14th AWA Board Mtg 5:15 AAG Election of Officers
7:30 PM GENERAL MTG., Critique