Call for Artists
The 33th Annual Juried Spring Art Show & Sale - Poster Art Contest
The 2015 Spring Show Committee announces the Poster Art Contest for the 33st Annual Juried Art Show & Sale (Show). The winning artwork will be featured on: a framed poster to be auctioned off at the Show; posters available for sale at the Show; smaller posters, cards, and invitations; and other publicity material for the Show.
· Current membership (2014) in the WAA
· Artwork in any 2-D media and on any non-offensive subject
· *New Submission Option High quality resolution images of 3-D work.
· One piece of artwork per artist
· Entry must be emailed to email@example.com. Your entry should include artwork in .jpg format as well as artist’s name, address, phone number and email address.
· Signature on the artwork must be blocked.
· Submittal of entries opens October 1, 2014
· Deadline to receive entries is midnight, Saturday, November 29, 2014.
The Show committee will select the winning artwork on Monday, December 01, 2014. The winner will be contacted immediately and announced on Thursday, December 11, 2014 at the WAA Holiday Banquet.
The selected artwork may not be entered into the Show. The artwork will be displayed at the Show and may be offered for sale; however, it is not required to be for sale. If the artwork is sold either prior to or during the Show, the standard 30% commission will be due WAA. A framed poster will be on display and auctioned off at the Show with proceeds to benefit WAA. The artist will be asked to sign posters during the Show reception on Thursday, April 9, 2015. All proceeds from poster sales will benefit WAA.
WILMINGTON ART ASSOCIATION/CAMERON FALL BUS TRIP
DATE: Tuesday, November 11th 2014
TIME: 7am at Hanover Center, Oleander Drive – behind SteinMart
COST: $57 (not including lunch)
TO SEE: Small Treasures: Rembrandt, Vermeer, Hals & their Contemporaries. (66 works) at the North Carolina Museum of Art in Raleigh, and Juan Miro: The Experience of Seeing. (50 works) and Robert Rauschenberg: Collecting & Connecting. (34 works) at Duke’s Nasher Museum of Art.
Depart 7 – 7.15am
Arrive North Carolina Museum of Art 10am. Optional Free Tour at 10.30. The exhibit features wonderfully descriptive wall panels for each grouping of paintings. Audio self tour $3 (not included in trip fee).
Depart NCMA 11.45am. Lunch at Olde Raleigh Shopping Center (multiple options or bag lunch)
Arrive Nasher 2pm. Free tours at 2.30 for both the Miro and Rauschenberg exhibits. Audio tour available $3.
Depart Nasher 4pm.
Arrive Wilmington, Hanover Center 7pm.
Reserve online at www.wilmingtonart.org by October 27th. You may also pay by check made out to Wilmington Art Association, and mailed to Ann Lees, 624 Woodland Forest Court, Wilmington, NC 28403.
The trip is open to non-members as well.
Ann Lees, WAA Education Committee
Bradley Carter currently has art up at Elsewhere Salon at 511 1/2 Castle Street. two doors down from Dan Beck's Gallery.
His work is coming down soon and they need anew artists to take his place.
Please stop by Elsewhere Salon on Castle Street and see Paula Lemme or Emily Martian.
PS Liz's and Bradley's show is this Friday!!!