Art Port Townsend 20th Annual Juried Art Show "Expressions Northwest"
The Port Townsend Arts Commission and Northwind Arts Center are seeking submissions for "Expressions Northwest", the Twentieth Annual Art Port Townsend Juried Art Competition which takes place from August 2 - August 26, 2018 at the Northwind Arts Center in Port Townsend, WA. Artists must be 16 years of age or older and a resident of either WA, OR, ID, MT, AK or British Columbia. Work in both two- and three- dimensions, including jewelry and photography is eligible. Cash prizes will be presented.
The juror for this show, Margaret Bullock, is the Curator of Collections and Special exhibitions at Tacoma Art Museum, Washington. Margaret has a BA in Art History and English Literature from the University of Colorado, an MA in Anthropology from Washington State University, and an MA in Art History from the University of Oregon.
Prior to joining the Tacoma Art Museum in 2007, she was curator at the Harwood Museum of Art in Taos, New Mexico, Associate Curator of American Art at the Portland Art Museum, Oregon and a research fellow the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Alabama. From 2009 to 2015 she also served as gallery manager and curator of the Kittredge Gallery, University of Puget Sound. She has curated exhibitions and written articles and books on American and European fine and decorative arts. Her specialty is late 19th and 20th century American art with a particular focus on the art of the Pacific Northwest.
Further information and the prospectus can be found at the Northwind Arts Center, 701 Water St., Port Townsend, WA or online at http://www.northwindarts.org or http://www.artporttownsend.org. Information is also available by contacting Joan Balzarini at 208-869-7508, or [email protected] A non-refundable entry fee of $45 is required for a maximum of three digital entries (no slides or prints) per artist. Entry images must be submitted online at OnlineJuriedShows.com. Help on formatting your images and how to enter can be found on the website under the "How to Enter" link. You will need to create an account (it's free) and then follow the directions for entry into Art Port Townsend. Proceed through all 5 steps of entry including getting a Receipt of Entry. The entry deadline is June 10, 2018.