2016 Waterloo Arts Fest Juried Exhibition

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2016 Waterloo Arts Fest Juried Exhibition     June 3 – July 22, 2016
Best of Show: Accretions by Jobah Jacobs
Second Best of Show: Cold Chamber (Pistachio Pete) by Lori Larusso
Honorable Mentions:  Dark Stack by Brittany Helms     For You Are Dust by Rachel Yurkovich
Afterglow by Christina Sadowski
Praxis Fiber Workshop Outstanding Work in Fiber: Spill by Jasmine Kornel
Brick Ceramic Design Studion Outstanding Work in Ceramics: Dark Stack by Brittany Helms
The Sculpture Center Outstanding Work in Sculpture:  Domestication #1 – Her Brother’s Keeper by MANDEM

See the accepted artists here

Best of Fest: Domestication #1 – Her Brother’s Keeper by MANDEM
Second Best of Fest:  The Afterglow by Christina Sadowsky  Third Best of Fest: Mold by Chelsea Polk

Juror: Rob Lehr:
Director of Marketing, Canton Art Museum & Gallery Director/Curator, Summit Artspace Gallery
Sponsored in part by Praxis Fiber Workshop   The Sculpture Center   Brick Ceramic Design Studio


Opening Reception and Juror’s Awards: Friday, June 6th from 6-10 pm
14th Waterloo Arts Fest: Saturday, June 25th from 12-7 pm

Submission Deadline:  April 10, 2016
Jury Notification:  April 23, 2016 – delayed until April 25th
Shipping and Delivery: May 14 to May 21, 2016
Exhibition Opening:  June 3, 2016
Waterloo Arts Fest:  June 25, 2016
Exhibition Closing:  July 22, 2016
Best of Show: $500    Second Best of Show: $250    Best of The Fest Awards: $250/$100/$50   Honorable Mentions: $50
Praxis Fiberworks Outstanding Work in Fiber Art: $75
Brick Ceramic & Design Studio Outstanding Work in Ceramic Arts $75
The Sculpture Center Outstanding Work in Sculpture $75
*Honorariums are to assist with shipping, framing or other costs.
*Artists who receive another cash prize will not receive the additional honorarium.
Artists must be at least 18 years of age and reside in the US or Canada
Artist may submit up to three (3) pieces of original art in any two-dimensional or three-dimensional media
Time based, electronic media, performance art, and installations will NOT be accepted.
Work exceeding 36 inches in any dimension may be excluded due to space restrictions
Work may not exceed seventy pounds in weight
All work must have been executed within the last 5 years and not previously shown at Waterloo Arts
Entries must remain in the gallery for the duration of the exhibition to be eligible for awards
Artists must grant permission for Waterloo Arts to use their images and information in promotional materials
$30: non-refundable fee for up to three pieces

All entries must be submitted electronically through Entrythingy.com. Entry fees will be made through PayPal during the submission process. For more information on how to submit your work with the Entrythingy tool see their tutorial videos here. Use of Entrythingy tool for submission purposes is free to the artists.

Applications are now closed

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