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2019 Annual Juried Art Show ~ Opening Reception October 30

2019 JAS poster

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

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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

Thanks to our 2019 sponsors

OPG | ENBRIDGE | Town of Ajax

Rotary Club of Pickering | Optimist Club of Ajax |Elexicon|


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2018 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.; Veridian Connections; Willis Supply Co. Ltd. and Ajax Creative Arts

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 Kent2019 Juror ~ Valerie Kent, BFA, BEd, MF

Valerie paints in acrylic, oil, watercolour and mixed media. She enjoys working with and encouraging experimentation in her workshops. Her 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 Lavilledieu (Dordogne) France, Loyalist College, and Luc's Sculpture Studio where she teaches Pouring Fluid Acrylics, monthly. She teaches Acrylic Painting and Watercolour Painting at the Continuing Education Department at Trent University. Ms. Kent has exhibited in group and solo exhibitions in Canada, France, Italy, Korea, Japan, China. Her work was exhibited 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 & Design magazine and for various website journals in Amsterdam, Spain and Italy.

www.valeriekent.com | www.cavanarts.ca | 705 944 9444

 

JAS2019 Dates
Registration deadline September 29, 2019
Oct. 20 - Take-in from 1 to 4 pm
McLean Community Centre, 95 Magill Drive, Ajax

Oct. 21 - All day - Jury
Oct. 22 - Hang (to be confirmed) 9:30 to 1
Oct. 23 - 1st Take-out from 5 to 7 pm

Oct. 30 - Opening Reception from 7 pm
McLean Community Centre, 95 Magill Drive, Ajax

Nov. 24 - Final Take out 1-3 pm


If you are looking for "D" rings for your artwork, you can find them at Home Depot and Rona.

Frame mounting

If you are looking for "D" rings for your artwork, you can find them at Home Depot and Rona.

2019 Awards

 

 



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

2019 The not so fine print

PineRidge Arts Council Terms of Eligibility

All works must be appropriately presented

Maximum width, single piece, dyptych or triptych including any framing, is 102 cm (40")
Maximum weight, including glass, frame, etc. 9.1 kg (20 lbs.)
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. See HERE for where to purchase D-Rings.
NEW Gallery canvas must have finished edges, canvases less than 3.81 cm (1.5") must be framed.
• Wet art will not be accepted for entry.
• No artwork will be accepted at the McLean Community Centre desk.
• No photography, but the Juried Photography Exhibition will be back in 2020.

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.
• Artwork must remain in the McLean Community Centre until Sunday, November 24, 2019 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.

• $22 entry fee for PRAC members for up to two entries.
• $32 entry fee for non-PRAC members for up to two entries.
• $12 youth entries (age 13 to 19) for up to two entries.
• All entry fees are non-refundable.


 


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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Publicity

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

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Since 1989 PineRidge Arts Council Inc., a not-for-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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