Face the Muse Biennial Portrait and Figure Exhibition-
The Muses in Ancient Greek Mythology were the goddesses of inspiration in literature, science and the arts. The theme of this year’s portrait and figure exhibition is “Face the Music”, in which each painting in the exhibition must include a reference or response to music. The artist is free to interpret this theme in any way they see fit! Show October 11-31, 2014. Entry deadline August 27.
Albuquerque, New Mexico
|Deadline: August 15, 2014|
|Exhibit Dates:||November 1-30, 2014|
|Title:||23rd Annual National Pastel Painting Exhibition|
|Sponsor:||Pastel Society of New Mexico|
|Venue:||Hispanic Arts Center of EXPO, NM in Albuquerque, NM|
|Awards:||Approximately $10,000 in cash and merchandise|
|Jurors:||Mike Beeman, Barbara Jaenicke & Stan Sperlak. Judge: Doug Dawson|
|Eligibility:||Original work completed within the last two years. At least 80% soft pastels. All works must be for sale. (A complete list of eligibility requirements listed on the Prospectus)|
|Fees:||$35 for PSNM Members, $40 for Non-Members|
|Commission:||PSNM will retain 30% of the sale price for commission.|
|Send SASE to:||PSNM-A, P.O. Box 3571, Albuquerque, NM 87190-3571|
Call for Submissions: Here and Now Regional Exhibition
The Las Cruces Museum of Art, in partnership with the Stanlee Rubin Center for the Visual Arts, University of Texas at El Paso, announces its open call for submissions for Here and Now, a regional exhibition to feature art in all media by artists living and working within a 150 mile radius of Las Cruces, New Mexico. The show will be curated by Joy Miller, Las Cruces Museum of Art and Kerry Doyle, Director of the Stanlee Rubin Center for the Visual Arts, El Paso. The exhibition will be presented by the Museum of Art and the Stanlee Rubin Center, with works by accepted artists displayed at both venues May – July , 2015.
Online, digital submissions will be accepted January 5 – February 27, 2015. Submissions will only be accepted online. Submission is free. Applicants may send a maximum of 6 images, 1MB file size maximum per image. Files should be named using artist’s name and artwork title. Body text of the e-mail must include: Artist name, artwork title, medium, dimensions, and year of completion. Submissions sent with incomplete information on artworks will be removed from consideration. Submitted works must have been produced within the past two years and not have been previously exhibited in Las Cruces. Send submissions to MOA@las-cruces.org. Early submissions will not be reviewed or saved.
Acceptance notices will be sent electronically no later than March 27, 2015. Artworks in the show will not be for sale while on exhibit. Final determination on works to be exhibited is reserved for the Museum of Art and the Stanlee Rubin Center. Submission to the Here and Now exhibition will be construed as acceptance of these conditions.
For additional information, contact Joy Miller, firstname.lastname@example.org or 575-541-2221.
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