29 Mar 2024

Compete Mills Pond Gallery Call for Entries : Imagination

Mills Pond Gallery St James, NY, United States

Mills Pond Gallery

Opportunity Description

U.S. National Deadline: June 5, 2024 – Dreams, humor, fantasy, creativity are pursuits that keep the human spirit alive. Imagination makes possible our thinking about what is and what might be.

Mills Pond Gallery is looking for art that ignites curiosity and delights the senses, encouraging us to take some time away from the world as we know it and enjoy the creative power of Imagination!

Submit your art that offers a unique glimpse into your imagination and allows viewers to see today’s world through your eyes, inspiring meaningful dialogue, spur thinking or simply allow us to dream!

On display July 13 – Aug. 11, 2024.

Open to all artists ages 21 and over. Open to 2D Painting, Drawing or Illustration in any style created in acrylic, watercolor, oil, pencil, gouache, pastel, ink, charcoal, or mixed media. No photography, no digital art.

Entries may not have been shown previously at Mills Pond Gallery. All work must be original and must have been completed in the last three years. No reproductions, giclees, photography, AI or digital art. All works must be professionally presented and display-ready.

Works must not exceed 60” in width or 84” height including mat and frame. Gallery Wrap, Museum Wrap Canvas or simple frames preferred. Work may not be withdrawn before Aug. 11

David Reuss is a proud New York City native with over thirty years’ experience in illustration and fine art. His work encompasses an array of subjects, mediums and clients. He is an award-winning member of the Salmagundi Club where he also teaches painting and drawing.

An Executive member of the Society of Illustrators, he currently serves as Membership Chair and Treasurer. He holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the School of Visual Arts and earned his Master’s Degree in Arts and Cultural Management at Pratt Institute.… see more

Best in Show – $800
2nd Place – $500
3rd Place – $300

Prizes announced at opening 7-13-24

APPLY ONLINE – Entry fee $45/3 images
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Incorporated in 1972, Smithtown Township Arts Council (STAC) offers a unique combination of historical preservation, cultural promotion, and arts exhibition. The Council has been committed to the arts for forty-eight years, working to provide a creative outlet and the opportunity to experience, investigate, and discover contemporary art and cultural issues which are engaging and relevant to the public’s daily lives and civic responsibilities. We believe the arts are indispensable in building good character in the citizens of our communities as they foster communication, offer new insights, and add to the greater appreciation of both life and society.

Mills Pond Gallery
660 Route 25A
Saint James, NY 11780
t: 631-862-6575

Smithtown Township Arts Council Inc. is a recognized 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit organization.

Opportunity Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opportunity Types: Compete. Opportunity Tags: Deadlines 05 May thru June, Open to U.S. Artists Only, and Special Opportunities. Benefits: Cash or Value Awards and Exhibition - Group.

Opportunity expires in 50 days.

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