Friday, January 13, 2012

"ECLECTIC" Opens January 26th, 2012

"ECLECTIC" Opens January 26th, 2012

Gallery 364 "Bay Ridge's First Fine Arts Gallery" is pleased to go forth with our January Art Competition, entitled "ECLECTIC".

We believe in giving just a keyword/s to our artists and see what they come forward with in terms of visual artwork. Please include an artist statement at time of entry.

If you are interested in submitting work for this competition (all mediums accepted), for consideration please call Georgine for an appointment to show your work, or email jpegs for review. No URL's please. You will be notified by email or phone of acceptance. And we look forward to seeing you at our opening reception.

The entry fee is $25.00 per piece, for work accepted, with a limit of 4 pieces per artist. All art must be ready to hang. Entering 4 pieces of accepted art will entitle you to submit two additional pieces for our affordable art wall for FREE.

This competition is open to all media. Criteria for judging is as follows: Beauty (symmetry,composition, proportions, framing) Skill, Meaning, Uniqueness, and Intent.

All art will be for sale. Gallery 364 retains 30% of all sales. Gallery 364 will award: ONE "Best In Show" winner will receive $150 Cash Prize. TWO "Honorable Mention" winners will each receive $50 Gift Certificate. (Winners will be announced at Opening Reception)

SPECIAL GUEST JUDGES: Award Winning Photographers Anthony Almeida & Professor Doug Schwab

Award Winning Watercolorist Doug Opalski

Deadline for submissions: Sunday, Jan. 22nd, 2012

Artists Opening Reception: Thursday, Jan.26th 2012 Show will be on view, thru Feb.9th, 2012

This Show is Sponsored by: Rhea McCone of Habour Abstract and Maria, Sheila, and Maureen of The Green Spa and Wellness Center.

Contact Georgine for more info: Gallery 364 364 72nd Street Brooklyn, NY 11209 917-767-3848

DATE: January 26th, 2012


Georgine Benvenuto, Founder/Curator
Gallery 364
phone: 917-767-3848