25 Mar 2020

Competitions Contemporary Realism

Mills Pond GallerySaint James, New York, United States

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Smithtown Township Arts Council

Opportunity Description

U.S. National Deadline: April 25, 2020 – Smithtown Township Arts Council invites submissions for its upcoming juried fine art exhibition: “Contemporary Realism” at Mills Pond Gallery.

Only Oil paintings will be considered in this call for submissions. The subject matter is open and can range from portrait, landscapes, still life, etc. Paintings should be representational, ranging from impressionistic in style to highly rendered paintings.

Open to all artists ages 21 and over in the United States. Entries may not have shown previously at Mills Pond Gallery. All work must be original and must have been completed in the last four years. No reproductions or giclees.

One of the most respected and highly accomplished realist painters today, Max Ginsburg’s paintings are in many prominent collections including The Butler Institute of American Art, The New Britain Museum, The Washington County Museum, The Society of Illustrators Museum, The Salmagundi Club, The Art Renewal Center (ARC), The Martin Luther King Labor Center to name just a few. The alla prima painter is praised for his political and social commentaries bringing to life on canvas the struggles of everyday people in his New York City home. His fine art has been exhibited widely… see more

Paintings will be juried on the basis of their artistic quality and skill level.

$1200 Best in Show, $800 Second Place, $400 Third Place Entries will be judged on the originality and insight with which they embody this theme visually.

$45 for up to 3 entries. $35 for STAC artist level members.

Visit us for complete Prospectus and online entry.

Contact gallery@stacarts.org; 631-862-6575.

Sales will be encouraged. STAC will receive a 30% gallery commission on all work sold. No POR (Price on Request) is allowed. NFS (Not for Sale) is acceptable.

Mills Pond Art Gallery is dedicated to showcasing the artistic development and achievements of our region and the nation. Our exhibitions provide diverse art experiences for individuals and reach our local communities through classes, special events and community outreach programs that focus on active and collaborative learning through the medium of art. By exhibiting historical and contemporary works of art from local to national sources, we bring arts and people together to discover, enjoy, and understand the nation’s rich and diverse artistic heritage.

Mills Pond House Gallery
660 Route 25A
St. James, NY 11780
Phone: 631.862.6575

Opp Categories: + Open to One Medium and Painting Only. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 03 March thru April, Extended Deadlines, Open to Artists Worldwide, and Special Opportunities. Income: Cash or Value Awards, Exhibition – Group, and Sales.

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