Entry is open to all artists. Duxbury Art Association (DAA) membership is not required.
• Oil & Acrylic
• Drawing & Pastel
• Mixed Media
• Altered Digital Photography
Work must be original, completed within the last three years, and not previously exhibited in any DAA show. All work must be properly framed or gallery wrapped (no clip-on frames or saw tooth hooks) and ready for hanging with a wire. Sculpture must be accompanied by a gallery worthy pedestal.
Prize money will be awarded as follows: one $500 for Best in Show and $150 for first place in each of the eight categories. Ribbons will be awarded for first, second and third place in each category. If there are not sufficient entries in a specific category, prizes will not be awarded in that area. The Award Ceremony will take place at 7:30pm on Saturday, February 9, 2013 at the Benefit Opening Reception. All accepted artists are given one ticket for the Benefit Opening Reception.
We need volunteers to help with this exciting event. If you would like to get involved and have some fun, contact the DAA office at 781.934.2731 x 4. to sign up!
Winter Juried Show 2013 Judges:
Adam Adelson of Adelson Galleries Boston
Michael Keane, Marine Artist
Shane Savage Rumbaugh, Artist & Art Professor at Stone Hill College
Jim Fitts, Award Winning Photographer and Designer
Kitty Wales, Sculptor & Installation Artist
The DAA’s trained volunteers will handle all artwork with due care; however, we cannot be responsible for loss or damage. The DAA will not be responsible for work not removed at the times indicated. We allow photography of the exhibition. Entry at registration indicates acceptance of all the above conditions. The DAA may require artists to move art work to ensure proper handling
Registration & artwork drop off is at the Duxbury Art Association.
The Ellison Center for the Arts, 64 St. George Street, Duxbury. (Directions on website).
Thursday, January 17 from 5:00pm -8:00pm
Ellison Center Lobby
Friday, January 18 10:00am to 4:00pm,
Ellison Center Lobby
Snow: Check the DAA website for cancellation information. www.duxburyart.org
Artists will be notified of acceptance status by self-addressed postcard completed at registration. Jurying will take place on Saturday, January 19, 2013. Results postcards will be mailed on Tuesday, January 22, 2013.
A nonrefundable fee of $12 for the first entry or 2 entries for $20 and $10 for each additional entry is payable at registration.
Artists may enter as many pieces as he/she wishes; however, only one piece per artist will be accepted into the show. The DAA retains a 40% commission on all work sold.
ARTWORK PICK- UP
Artwork not selected for the show must be picked up as follows:
3D: Sunday, January 20, 10am - 1pm at the Ellison Center for the Arts.
Fine Art: Friday, January 25, 10am - 4pm at the Ellison Center for the Arts, and Saturday, January 26, 10am - 12 pm at the Ellison Center for the Arts. After January 26, a storage fee of $5 per piece, per day will be charged for all artwork. Artwork left over 30 days will become the property of the Duxbury Art Association. If someone other than the artist will be picking up the artwork, a written permission slip from the artist is required. Under no circumstances may artwork be removed from the show before the close of the show in April, 2013.
All accepted artwork will be featured on the Duxbury Art Association website beginning Sunday, February 10th. Should your work be accepted, we would welcome a high quality jpeg image to use for the website and publicity. We will contact you AFTER the jury process.
Everyone is invited to attend this festive evening featuring gourmet hors d’oeuvres, a cash bar, and music. Accepted artists will be given one (1) complimentary ticket, held at the door. Tickets are $30 and may be purchased in advance at the DAA office. Tickets will also be available at the door. MasterCard & Visa accepted.