Opportunities - Exhibitions

Call for Entries – Philadelphia Sketch Club

Deadline August 9: Works Eligible: Any 2 dimensional abstract, non-representational works in any media including watercolor, oil, gouache, casein, acrylics, inks, prints, graphite, etching, charcoal, pastel, collage, pencil, mixed media, and others. Works need to be framed and wired for hanging. Clip frames not allowed. Maximum size is limited to 44×44 inches INCLUDING frame.

Entry Fee: Active PSC members: $1 for first piece, $10 additional works.
Non-Members: $20 for the first piece, $10 additional works
Deadline for on-line submission: Sunday, August 9, 2015 at Midnight
Online Entry Assistance: August 9, 2015; 1-5 PM at PSC. Bring your works to PSC and we can photograph and enter it.
Delivery of Accepted Works: Fri., Aug 21 and Sat., Aug 22, 1-5 pm or make arrangements with the show chair or gallery manager.

Notification of acceptance: Emails sent or check www.sketchclub.org Aug 11 after 5 PM

Pickup: September 14 and 17, 2015; 1-5 PM at PSC

Get the Full Prospectus link: http://sketchclub.org/exhibitions/ Go to Absolutely Abstract information.

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Reception: Sunday August 30, 2015 2-4 PM. Award will be presented at 3:00 PM.

• Al Gury – Chair of the Painting Department at PAFA. He is a recipient of the Cresson Travel Scholarship and numerous grants and awards for painting and arts education, and was designated a master teacher by both The University of the Arts in Philadelphia as well as American Artist Magazine.

• Su Horty – Her abstraction has been inspired by the work of Nicolas de Staël, Josef Albers, Richard Diebenkorn and David Hockney. She is represented by Bluestone Fine Art Gallery in Old City Philadelphia.

• Charles Kalick- Studied at PAFA 1967 -1972. Recipient of a PA Council on the Arts Fellowship. One-man shows in Philadelphia & New York. www.charleskalick.com

Exhibition Chair: Steve Iwanczuk (si22@drexel.edu)
Exhibition Co-Chair: Ian Siller (iansiler@gmail.com)

Opportunity posted on: July 15, 2015