Competitions The Figure
U.S. Regional Deadline: September 1, 2017 – The Mount Kisco Arts Council is seeking submissions for its 1st Annual Regional Juried Art Show, ‘The Figure’. Jurors for this show are select professors from the Parsons School of Design. This show is open exclusively to artists residing in Westchester and Putnam counties and will be on view October 5 – October 28, 2017 at the Mount Kisco Public Library.
Painting (oil, acrylic, tempera, watercolor, pastel), Graphics (drawing, printmaking, photography, digital art), Mixed Media
Prizes will be awarded to one winner in each category, as well as to one “overall” show winner.
MKAC makes every effort to select renowned, talented and prestigious jurors, which include practicing artists, curators, and other arts professionals. Jurors for this show are select professors from the Parsons School of Design.
There is a non-refundable entry fee of $30 ($10 for members). This fee entitles the artist to two entries in one category. You may submit to each of the three categories, for up to six entries. Fee applies for each category’s submission.
Notification of juried results will be emailed on or before Monday, September 15, 2017. Accepted artists will be asked to deliver actual work.
Accepted work must be suitably framed and ready to hang; clip hangers and saw tooth hangers are not acceptable. Please discuss with us any hanging work exceeding 20 lbs.
All artwork MUST be for sale. The MKAC retains a 30% commission on all works sold. Please price your work accordingly.
The Mount Kisco Arts Council is a community-based art organization dedicated to increasing public awareness, interest and participation in the arts. Through education, exhibitions and collaborative events, MKAC strives to promote, enrich and support our community while ensuring access to the arts for everyone. We believe the arts are an integral part of a sustainable and inclusive community and vital to the future of Mount Kisco and the surrounding areas.