2 Feb 2023

Compete Figurative & Narrative

Mills Pond Gallery St James, New York, United States

Smithtown Township Arts Council

Opportunity Description

U.S. National Deadline: April 26, 2023 – Mills Pond Gallery invites artists to submit works for a juried fine art exhibition The theme of the show is figurative and narrative.

The subject matter is open and can range from portraiture to figurative or narrative subject matters. Paintings should be representational and may range from impressionistic in style to highly rendered paintings. Paintings will be juried based on their artistic quality and skill level.

On display June 3 – July 1, 2023.

Open to all artists ages 21 and over and student artists currently enrolled in an M.F.A. program in the United States. Entries may not have been shown previously at Mills Pond Gallery.

Only Oil, Watercolor, Pastel and Acrylic paintings will be considered. All work must be original and must have been completed in the last four years. No reproductions, giclees, photography, digital art, AI created art. All works must be professionally presented and display-ready. Works must not exceed 60” in width or 84” height including mat and frame.

Known for his portraits and narrative paintings, Zimou Tan has received national and international awards. He is a member of ARC (The Art Renewal Center) as an Associate Living Master Artist. Tan has exhibited with the California Art Club, New York Portrait Society Gallery, the Allied Artists of America, The Butler Institute of American Art, the American Artists Professional League, de Young Museum, the Asia Society of Arts of America, and Kaiping Museum Canton China among many others.

Tan’s work has been featured in “International Artist Magazine,” “Art of the West Magazine,” “The Artist Magazine,” “Stroke of Genius,” “Chinese Master Artist,” and “The 50 Artists impacted China”. Idyllwild Art League (annual competition judge) among others… see more

$1200 Best in Show
$800 Second Place
$400 Third Place

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 03 March thru April, Open to U.S. Artists Only, and Special Opportunities. Benefits: Cash or Value Awards, Exhibition - Group, and Sales.

Opportunity expires in 32 days.

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