January 2018 – Pacific Northwest

This beautiful show is always a large show. All entries in this show should depict views of the Pacific Northwest….and where is there any more beauty than in this incredible part of the United States? Art of any medium, depicting the artist’s view of the Pacific Northwest, may be entered.

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

INTAKE is Wednesday, January 3rd, 3 – 7 pm.

THE ARTISTS’ RECEPTION will be held Saturday, January 6th 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, January 3rd, 3 – 7 pm at the gallery.
  • Pick up of art Wednesday, January 31st, 3 – 7 pm at the gallery. KAA cannot store or be held liable for artwork not picked up on January 31st, unless prior arrangements have been made.

A signed 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