2021 Annual Art Show Details

 2021- MVAG/ Montrose Visual Arts Guild

29th Annual Art Exhibition and Sale

MCA/ Montrose Center for the Arts

11 Park Ave (Park Ave & Main St)

Montrose Co

ENTRY FEE: (All entries will be handles through MVAG, MCA will not accept any registrations)

  • FEE: $30 for 2 entries 
  • STUDENTS: $1 each entry (2 allowed)

3 SKILL LEVELS:

  1. Professional/ Advanced
  2. Amateur/ Art Student
  3. Student- 18 years or younger

CALENDAR OF EVENTS:

ENTRY FORMS & FEES   Must be postmarked by Friday, Sept. 17th

(All entries must be pre-registered—no late entries)

DELIVERY OF ENTRIES…….Monday, Sept. 27th-10:00am-1:00pm

RECEPTION: For artists, guests, award contributors, and patrons. Friday, October 1st, 5:00-7:00pm: 1st Friday Reception @ MCA

SHOW DATES;…………Friday, Oct. 1st- Friday, Oct. 29th

PICK UP……Saturday, Oct. 30,  (11:00am- 3:00pm)   No exceptions.

ELIGIBILITY FOR THE SHOW:   Because this is a non-juried show, competition is open to all artists.  Works must be own original, completed within the last 5 years, and not shown at previous MVAG shows.  No class work,  painting done in a workshop, or prints accepted.  Copied works are not considered original.

RULINGS ON CLASSIFICATION AND ELIGIBILITY ARE THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE SHOW COMMITEE, WHICH ALSO RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REFUSE TO DISPLAY UNSUITABLE ENTRIES.


ACCEPTED MEDIA CATEGORIES :

  • Oil/acrylic-O/A
  • Water media-WM
  • Sculpture-S
  • Pastel-P
  • Mixed Media -MM
  • Graphics-G

Students not included in media choices.

SALES AND LIABILITYAll entries must be priced for sale and may not be removed before the close of the exhibit.  No “NFS” allowed. MCA will handle all sales and will charge a 30% commission.  MVAG and MCA will take reasonable precautions against damage and theft; however, neither will assume further responsibility.  Artists are responsible for their own insurance.  Entering this show signifies agreement to these terms.

FRAMING:  Size and weight limits:

All artwork will be hung securely from vertical wires with D-rings or other permanent hardware. NO saw tooth hangers or spring clip frames. Oil paintings must be framed or gallery wrapped.  Final size of artwork, including outside of frame, may not exceed 28 inches on any side.  Sculpture: Weight limit 30#, Longest length, width, or height maximum 18″.

AWARDS:  Best of Show MVAG Award–$200, People’s Choice Award–$200, Cash awards for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd in each Skill Level and Media ( Media may be combined if there is insufficient entries for a certain Media) 

RIBBONS: 1ST, 2ND, 3RD, and Honorable Mention will be awarded at the Judge’s discretion.

For more information contact:

Debbie (970-835-3052) or Evelyn (425-246-7166)

www.mvagshow@gmail.com

Artists are encouraged to register and pay on-line at www.mvagmontrose.org

serving artists in the Montrose area