December 2017 – Fire and Ice

This beautiful show will brighten up the KAA Gallery in a couple of ways: A snowfall can light up a room, ice sparkles in candlelight, your fireplace will light up, and warm up, your room! Enter your snow, ice and fire art. Entries of any medium depicting fire and/or ice may be entered.

Children ages 4 – 14 are encouraged to enter this show as well.

INTAKE is Wednesday, November 29th, 3 – 7 pm at the gallery.

THE ARTISTS’ RECEPTION will be held Saturday, December 2nd from 2 – 4 pm.

Plan now to participate in this show. Some wonderful artwork will be shown. The public, artists, family and friends are invited to attend. Awards will be present at this time. Artists who are exhibiting works are encouraged to attend as the public enjoys meeting you and having dialogue with you.

Keizer Art Association reserves the right to jury submitted art for suitability and as space limitations mandate. Please refer to guidelines for further details. Each piece entered must have the artist’s name, telephone number, medium and the name of the piece on a card that is affixed to the back of the art.

­Guidelines

2D – Typically are two dimensional pieces, such as: watercolor, oil, acrylic paintings, mixed media, colored pencil or digital art. (Digital Art includes photos edited and changed using artistic filter adjustments in post processing, photo painting, digital collages, integrated art, digital painting, or any other artistic rendition using computer and software.)

3D – Typically shows width, height and depth, such as: carving, modeling, or welding materials into a work of art (for example, a sculpture).

Photography – Any image created within the confines of a camera and using camera related adjustments in post processing for lighting, contrast, color, sharpness, cropping, etc.

Kid’s Art – Any of the above mediums entered by children 4 – 14 years of age.

  • All work must be original to the artist.
  • All media are acceptable and it is open to all artists.
  • Wall art must have a sturdy wire on the back to facilitate hanging in the gallery.
  • Edges of unframed wall art must be suitably finished (no visible staples/jagged edges).
  • 2-D work must not exceed 48” x 48”. 3-D work must be freestanding and less than 50 lbs.
  • Jewelry and other small objects should be displayed in a secure, professional manner.
  • Artwork exhibited in this gallery within the past two years is not acceptable.
  • Up to three entries per artist are permitted.
  • Entry back must have card with artist’s name, telephone number, media and piece name.

Awards

This exhibit is juried and ribbons will be awarded for best of show, first, second and third place and honorable mention in each of these categories: 2-D art, photography, 3-D art and kids’ art. The decision of the judge(s) is final. A $50 award will be given to the artist of the best of show.

Entry Fees

  • Members: $10 for first piece; $15 for two pieces; $15 for diptychs and triptychs (a single work of art displayed on two or three panels}; $20 for three pieces; $25 for four pieces.
  • Non Members: $15 for first piece; $20 for two pieces; $20 for diptychs and triptychs; $25 for three pieces; $30 for four pieces.
  • Youth: $5 for up to two pieces. This division is open to all youth (14 years old and younger).
  • Commission fee for sales is 60% to the artist and 40% to KAA.

IMPORTANT DATES:

  • The intake is Wednesday, November 29th, 3 – 7 pm at the gallery.
  • Pick up of art Wednesday, January 1st, 3 – 7 pm at the gallery. KAA cannot store or be held liable for artwork not picked up on January 2nd unless prior arrangements have been made.

An entry form and fees must accompany your entry.

Entry forms are available on our website, at the gallery or requested by email.

Keizer Art Association & Enid Joy Mount Gallery * 980 Chemawa Rd. NE

Keizer, Oregon 97303

503.390.3020 * keizerartassociation@gmail.com * www.keizerarts.com