Competitions 32nd Annual International Exhibition
International Deadline: November 18, 2016 – The Annual International Exhibition is a juried visual art competition organized by the Department of Art and Art History at The University of Texas at Tyler.
Internationally known artists, curators, and scholars have served as jurors selecting works for exhibition created by some of the best contemporary artists working today.
The Department purchases three to six works from the exhibition each year; purchased works are added to our permanent collection. The permanent collection serves as an educational teaching resource; much of the permanent collection is exhibited throughout the UT Tyler main campus.
This competition is open to any artist who is over the age of 18, working in two-dimensional media. Paintings, drawings, prints, and photographs created in the last three years are welcome.
Ken Little, Professor of sculpture, ceramics and performance art at the University of Texas at San Antonio since 1988, is a native Texan. He has held tenured positions at major universities, including the University of Montana at Missoula and the University of Oklahoma in Norman. Little is a nationally recognized artist who has been granted two Visual Arts Fellowships by the National Endowment for the Arts in 1982 and 1989… (see more)
Several purchase awards will be made; purchased works will be added to the University of Texas at Tyler Department of Art and Art History’s permanent collection.
ENTRY AND FEES
This exhibition will be juried from digital media. Artists may submit up to three works for consideration for the non-refundable fee of $35.
Visit us online for more details and to apply. (scroll down exhibition website for link)
Works must be professionally presented and ready for installation upon receipt. No installation with magnets. Framed works must use Plexiglass only. Pieces with glass will not be accepted. Entries must weigh less than 50 pounds.
November 18, 2016: Entry Deadline
December 20, 2016: Notification of acceptance
January 6, 2017: Deadline for Receipt of Work
January 17, 2017: Exhibition opens
February 2, 2017: Reception and Juror Presentation
March 3, 2017: Exhibition closes
March 7 -9, 2017: Return of Works
The Annual International Exhibition is a juried competition organized by the Department of Art and Art History of The University of Texas at Tyler. Internationally known artists, curators, and scholars have served as jurors selecting works for the exhibition created by some of the best contemporary artists working today.
The University of Texas at Tyler
Department of Art & Art History
3900 University Blvd.
Tyler, Texas 75799