Middle Level (grades 6-8) Art Show

The Middle Level Art Show will begin March 19, 2019 and will end with a reception April 7 from 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. The gallery will be open its usual hours from noon - 4:00 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Also Saturdays March 24, 31 and April 7 Noon-2pm. All times are Chicago time.

Prairie Arts Council 2nd Annual Member Show

Prairie Arts Council invites current PAC member artists, and welcomes new members aged 16 and older, to submit up to two works of art for our second annual member art show. The continued purpose of this show is to give PAC artists, from emerging to mature working in all media, an annual opportunity to exhibit their original art in the Lilian Fendig Gallery, Carnegie Center, Rensselaer, Indiana where PAC presents exhibitions and programs year round. The theme will be open with an emphasis on exhibiting your very best original art created in the past three years. Details and entry form follow.

 

Second Annual PAC Member Show

April 23 – May 16, 2019

 

EXHIBITION:

Prairie Arts Council invites current PAC member artists, and welcomes new members aged 16 and older, to submit up to two works of art for our second annual member art show. All 2D and 3D media are welcome within the specifications listed below.

 GOAL:

The continued purpose of this show is to give PAC artists, from emerging to mature working in all media, an annual opportunity to exhibit their original art in the Lilian Fendig Gallery, Carnegie Center, Rensselaer, Indiana where PAC presents exhibitions and programs year round. The theme will be open with an emphasis on exhibiting your very best original art created in the past three years.

 DATES & DEADLINES:

 Thursday April 11 from Noon to 6:00 PM, Friday April 12, Noon to 2:00 PM and

Saturday April 13 from 10:00 AM to Noon.  In person delivery of artwork, application, entry fee, to Carnegie Center. Membership must be current for 2019, may be renewed or you may become a new member at this time.

Sunday April 28, 1:00 - 3:00 PM Reception for artists, families, friends, and PAC members.

April 23- May 16: Exhibition open to the public during special gallery hours

Tuesday, Thursdays Noon to 2:00 PM; Saturday Noon to 2:00 PM

And by special appointment. Please email pacrensselaer@gmail.com at least one week in

advance for special viewing.

Pick up Artwork in person:

Thursday May 16: 4:00 – 6:00 PM

Friday May 17 by appointment

Saturday May 18: 10:00 AM – Noon deadline to claim work. Gallery must be cleared for next event.

 Any artwork not picked up becomes property of PAC to dispose of as necessary.

 ENTRY FORM & FEE

$5 per entry. Your completed entry form and fees (cash, check, or credit card accepted) Must be submitted and paid when you deliver your artwork.

 ELIGIBILITY

This exhibition is open exclusively to PAC member artists age 16 and older.

·         New members are welcome and encouraged.

·         Membership must be paid for 2019 (PAC can check for you).

New or renewal membership fees:

·         Student membership: $10

·         Ages 18 and older individual membership $25

·         Family Membership $35

 SPECIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS

The exhibition will consist of two- and three-dimensional work in all media (No floor or ceiling installed work and no video will be in this show.) Wall pieces must be securely wired for hanging (absolutely no serrated hangers) and no larger than 48” x 48”. Free-standing pieces may not exceed 32” x 32” x 60” or weigh more than 50 lbs.

 All Media eligible such as Drawing, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Ceramics, Fiber, Collage, Mixed Media, Metals, etc.

 All work must be the original conception and execution of the artist within the last three years. No copy work or reproductions.

 DELIVERY and PICK UP OF ARTWORK:

The artist is responsible for hand delivering on the scheduled days unless other arrangements are made at least one week in advance.

 INSURANCE AND SALE OF ARTWORK:

All artwork is insured for its declared value from the time it is received through the time it is picked up.  PAC will take a 20% commission on all exhibition sales. Sales are encouraged.

 PHOTOGRAPHY

Photographs of work submitted may be used for promotional purposes.

 RECEPTION:

All artists, their families, and friends are encouraged to attend the opening reception where artists will be recognized and complimentary refreshments will be served. 

 PEOPLES CHOICE AWARDS:

Throughout the duration of the show, visitors will be encouraged to vote for their favorite work of art.  The top three artists will be given a complementary PAC membership for 2019.

 

PAC 2ND ANNUAL MEMBER ART SHOW 2019 ENTRY FORM

(Please fill out completely and submit to PAC with your entry fees when you deliver your artwork)

 Member Contact Information:

Name__________________________________________ Email______________________________________

Address _________________________________ City_______________________ State_____ Zip___________

Phone (_____) _____-_________            Check Membership Status: _____New  ___ Renew  ____Current

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Show Fees:                                                                                                       List your payments below:

 

  • Entry fee: $5.00 per work of art shown …………………….…………………………………._____________

 

New or Renewing membership: Student $10; Individual $25; Family $35

 

  • _______New? Or ___________Renew? ___________

 

Make check to Prairie Arts Council                                                          Total Payment:         _____________ 

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ARTWORK INFORMATION:  You may show one or two works. Please provide the following information:

#1 Title ____________________________________ Medium ________________________

Year created ________ Price __________ (PAC retains 20% commission. Include this in your price)

Value (if not for sale) ____________ 

#2 Title ____________________________________ Medium ________________________

Year created ________ Price __________ (PAC retains 20% commission. Include this in your price)

Value (if not for sale) ____________ 

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TAGS TO ATTACH TO ARTWORK (cut apart and attach securely to the back right corner or bottom of art work(s))

Artist Name:

#1 Title:

Medium:

Price or NFS:

Artist Name:

#2 Title:

Medium:

Price or NFS:

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