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2018 Annual Juried Art Show

2018 call for art

Call for Art ~ deadline to register September 28, 2018

Sun. Oct. 21 ~ Take in ~ from 1 to 4 P M. at
McLean Community Centre, 95 Magill Drive, Ajax, L1T 3K7


Mon. Oct. 22 ~ Jury day
Tues. - Oct. 23 ~ Hang
Wed. - Oct. 24 ~ Take out of works not in show ~ 5 to 7 P.M
Thurs.- Nov. 1 ~ Opening Reception - Banquet Room 7:00 pm
Sun. Nov. 25 ~ Final takeout ~ 1 to 3 P.M.
There is no secure storage after the pickup dates and times.

Watch for details

CONTACT: Susan Brown | Brian Smallman
705.653.1775 siennasue01@gmail.com
225 County Road 8
Campbellford, ON K0L 1L0

VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR: Lynda Meredith dmeredith@sympatico.ca


2017 PUBLICITY & PHOTOS web page HERE

PRAC Facebook ~ Opening Reception | Awards

2017 Snapd Ajax ~ Opening Reception

2017 Ajax News Advertiser ~ Opening Reception


2017 Sponsors and Partners:

Enbridge Pipelines Inc.; Ontario Power Generation; Town of Ajax; Optimist Club of Ajax; Rotary Club of Pickering; Durham West Arts Centre Inc.; Willis Supply Co. Ltd.

Please contact us if you would like to be a sponsor of this established juried art show in Ajax. INFO SHEET


PUBLICITY

The PineRidge Arts Council reserves the right to photograph the artists and artwork for publicity, web posting and other not-for-profit purposes.


 

Valerie Kent2018 Juror ~ Valerie Kent, BFA, BEd, MFA

Valerie is experienced in a number of mediums, including acrylic, oil, watercolour and mixed media. She enjoys working with and encouraging experimentation in the workshops. Her own art is a combination of en plein air and studio work. She loves the landscape and has melded the two in her “The Marketplace Series”. Recently she facilitated workshops in Terrasson La Ville Dieu (Dordogne) France, also at The Blue Mountain School of Landscape Painting, Loyalist College, Kingston School of Art.
Ms. Kent has exhibited in group and solo exhibitions in Canada, France, Italy, Korea, Japan, China. From August 28 to October 23 her work will be on exhibit at The Seoul District Prosecutor 1F, Naru Display Gallery, Korea.
Valerie is the Director and owner of Cavan Art Gallery & Academy in Cavan, Ontario.
She writes for Arabella, Art, Architecture and Design magazine and for various website journals in Amsterdam, Spain and Italy.
www.valeriekent.com | www.cavanarts.ca


REGISTER HERE with JotForm HERE
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Methods of payment include: cheque (payable to Pineridge Arts Council), PayPal and eTransfer (please only send eTransfer payments and passwords through payments@pineridgearts.org)


McLean Community Centre
95 Magill Drive | Ajax | L1T 3K7

The not so fine print
Delivery of Art Works
Deliveries will be accepted on Sunday, October 21 – from 1 to 4 p m. at McLean Community Centre, 95 Magill Drive, Ajax, L1T 3K7
Notification of Acceptance
Only artists whose work has been selected to hang will be notified by phone on Monday, October 22, between 4 and 9 p.m. Names and titles of pieces selected to be posted to website. Pickup of Artwork not in Show
Artist to arrange for pickup of artwork that will not be in the show on Wednesday, October 24, from 5 to 7 p.m.
Pickup of Artwork at Close of Show
Artist to arrange for pickup of artwork on Sunday, November 25, from 1 to
3 p.m. There is no secure storage after the pickup dates and times.
Awards Presentation and Opening Reception
Thursday, November 1, from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m., awards at 7:15 p.m., Banquet Hall, McLean Community Centre, 95 Magill Drive, Ajax, L1T 3K7
Exhibition Hours
The Atrium, McLean Community Centre, 95 Magill Drive, Ajax
Monday to Sunday 7 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Purchase of Art Work
Anyone wishing to purchase from the show will be directed to contact PRAC. The PineRidge Arts Council will retain a 10% commission on all sales at the exhibition. All cheques for work sold must be made out to PineRidge Arts Council. All applicable taxes are the responsibility of the artist.
Information Please contact Co-Chairs:
Susan or Brian 705.653.1775 siennasue01@gmail.com
Cathy Schnippering 905.509.3855 cathyschnippering@gmail.com
Membership form pineridgearts.org/forms/mailBackRegistration.pdf
Register on-line Link on pineridgearts.org/jas.html PineRidge Arts Council Terms of Eligibility
All works must be appropriately presented
• Maximum width, including any frame is 102 cm (40")
• Maximum weight, including glass, frame, etc. 9.1 kg (20 lbs.)
• NEW Minimum image width, 20.32 cm (8")
• Each must have .635 cm (1/4") minimum O or D-rings or screw eyes (no sawhooks) on both sides at the back of the entry, placed not more than one third down from the top of the frame. Our hooks go through these rings or eyes, not the wire. Gallery canvas must have finished edges.
• Wet art and those with only sawhooks, will not be accepted for entry.
• No artwork will be accepted at the McLean Community Centre desk. Artists’ eligibility and responsibility
The Annual PineRidge Arts Council Juried Art Show is open to all members of PRAC and/or residents of Durham Region.
• Due to limitations of space, a maximum of two pieces of work will be accepted from each artist – explanations of the piece cannot be displayed.
• Insurance coverage for the work submitted is the responsibility of the artist, PRAC or Town of Ajax are not responsible for loss or damage.
• Artwork should not be entered unless the artist can arrange for it to be delivered and picked up on the required dates and times.
Eligibility of artwork
• Art previously exhibited at a PRAC Juried Art Show will not be accepted.
• Only original work (no copies of works by other visual artists, whether paintings, illustrations or classroom works which have been demonstrated on by instructors) may be submitted.
• No photography for 2018.
• Artwork must remain in the McLean Community Centre until Sunday, November 25, 2018 when the show is complete.
Publicity
The PineRidge Arts Council reserves the right to photograph the artists and artwork for publicity, web posting and other not-for-profit purposes.
townofajax.com • pineridgearts.org


2017 Photos on Facebook: Opening Reception | Awards Presentation

Thanks to our 2017 sponsors

OPG | ENBRIDGE | Town of Ajax

Rotary Club of Pickering | Optimist Club of Ajax | Durham West Arts Centre


Please contact us if you would like to be a sponsor of this established juried art show in Ajax. INFO SHEET



   

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2016 Juror

Maurice Snelgrove

Publicity

The PineRidge Arts Council reserves the right to photograph the artists and work for publicity, web posting and other not-for-profit purposes.

townofajax.com • pineridgearts.org

 

   

           

Since 1989 PineRidge Arts Council Inc., a non-profit volunteer organization has been dedicated to enhance the quality of life within the community by developing widespread appreciation, support and involvement in the arts.

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