The 27th Annual Juried Art Show, sponsored by Rabbit Run Community Arts Asso. and the Madison Public Library. April 4 – May 2, 2018
The Art Show is open to all visual artists in Lake, Geauga, and Ashtabula counties. Any high school or adult artist may submit up to three works in any two-dimensional medium. Small three-dimensional works may be submitted as well.
Cash prizes will be awarded for Best of Show and First Place in painting, drawing, photography and three-dimensional categories. Categories are subject to change depending on entries submitted. Ribbons will be presented for First, Second and Honorable Mention in all categories for both adults and students. Also awarded is a Most Promising Student Award. Cash awards for adults and Most Promising Student have increased this year.
Applications for entry are available at RRCAA as well as local libraries. They may also be downloaded from the RRCAA website. Applications will be accepted at the RRCAA office, 49 Park ST., Madison Village, through March 29. There is a non-refundable entry fee of $25 for adults and $7 students
Jurors for the show are Linda Merchant and Mary Urbas.
Linda Merchant is a visual arts faculty member at the Center for Arts-Inspired Learning, the Fine Arts Association and the Ashtabula Arts Center. She specializes in contemporary realism and wildlife art and has exhibited in national and international juried art shows, winning multiple awards.
Mary Urbas is the gallery coordinator, exhibition curator and installation designer at The Gallery in Lakeland Community College. She has 38 years of experience in the professional art world as a gallery owner, curator, teacher, consultant, and exhibiting fiber artist. She has served as a juror for numerous local and regional juried art competitions and outdoor art fairs.
The Art Show award reception is Saturday, April 11, at 6:30 p.m. at the Madison Public Library, 6111 Middle Ridge Rd., Madison.
For more information call RRCAA @ 440-428-5913 or visit rabbitrunonline.org