10 Apr 2019

Competitions PaperWorks 2019 : Theme & Variation

Upstream GalleryHastings-on-Hudson, New York, United States

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Opportunity Description

International Deadline: May 24, 2019 – Upstream Gallery invites artists working on paper or making paper based constructions to submit work from their own practice that speak to the idea of theme and variation for our 7th Annual Juried PaperWorks exhibition.

The exhibition will be at Upstream Gallery, Hastings on Hudson, NY from June 27th to July 28th, 2019. Reception: Sunday, June 30th 2-5 pm.

Artists are invited to submit 2-D or 3-D work that is primarily paper based. Successful entries will demonstrate thematic relationships among two or more pieces. Photography is not eligible for this exhibition; we hold a separate show for photographic work.

Maximum framed size may not exceed 20 x 24 inches. Accepted pieces must be able to be hung and properly wired or mounted for hanging. The gallery reserves the right to reject poorly presented pieces.


  • Cuban born Alvarez is a both a remarkable abstract painter and a world-renowned art conservator specializing in the restoration of works on paper.
  • Nancy Egol Nikkal: Nikkal is a graduate of Hunter College in Art with postgraduate work in printmaking. She is a painter who works on canvas and in collage, where she uses papers she paints herself as the foundation for her elegant and witty work.
  • Rachel Weatherford Whitlow: Whitlow is a graduate of Cooper Union in fine art who also studied painting, lithography and print making at Academie Minerva in Groningen, Netherlands. She is a master printer of both Tamarind and Paris methods of lithography.

Multiple entry fee options… see details

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All accepted works must be framed and ready to hang from a wire.

All pieces must be for sale. The gallery will retain a 30% .

Since 1991 Upstream Gallery has been a unique community of arts professionals. Upstream is a venue for experimentation, mutual support and artistic growth. The gallery embraces all fine arts media and all styles from realism to abstraction. Upstream is an established resource for new or experienced art collectors, as well as area curators, designers and art consultants.

Upstream Gallery
8 Main Street
Hastings-on-Hudson, NY 10706


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Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 05 May thru June, Open to Artists Worldwide, and Special Opportunities. Income: Exhibition – Group and Sales.

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