2019 National Small Works Competition and Exhibition

2019 National Small Works Competition and Exhibition

This Deadline Expired: Saturday, June 15, 2019

*Deadline Extended: June 15, 2019*
The Washington Printmakers Gallery is pleased to exhibit outstanding prints, photos, and artist books by artists from across the United States in its 2019 National Small Works Exhibition from August 1 through 25, 2019. This annual juried exhibition, now in its twenty-second year, attracts an exciting range of entries in both traditional and experimental printmaking techniques including intaglio, relief, woodcut, linocut, Solarplate, serigraph, digital and photographic prints, plus three dimensional works with print components. Last year, the works on display were selected form 490 works submitted by 150 artists all over the country. The juror for this year’s exhibit is JD Talasek, Director of Cultural Programs for the National Academy of Sciences.
The first prize winner will receive a solo exhibition at Washington Printmakers Gallery in 2020.  The Washington Print Club, Dan Weldon, Dick Blick, Renaissance Graphic Arts, and Plaza Art Materials have contributed prizes to this exhibition.
Artists may submit up to four entries for a non-refundable entry fee of $35. Eligible entries include original pulled prints, digital prints, photographs, and 3-dimensional works, completed in the last two years, including book arts, with print components that are 100 square inches or less and a frame size of 256 square inches or less.  3D works are limited to 250 cubic inches.
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Colorful, tactile works inspired by geology and natural forms; exploring experience.
Colleen McCubbin Stepanic
Colleen McCubbin Stepanic

Colorful, tactile works inspired by geology and natural forms; exploring experience.…

Colorful, tactile works inspired by geology and natural forms; exploring experience.…

Colorful, tactile works inspired by geology and natural forms; exploring experience.…

Pia De Girolamo is an accomplished painter living and working in the Greater Philadelphia area whose recent exhibitions featured large-scale paintings based on abstracted mountain landscapes, as well as a series evoking the urban landscapes of Rome and Italy.
M. Pia De Girolamo
M. Pia De Girolamo

Pia De Girolamo is an accomplished painter living and working in the Greater Philadelphia area whose recent exhibitions featured…

Pia De Girolamo is an accomplished painter living and working in the Greater Philadelphia area whose recent exhibitions featured large-scale paintings based on abstracted mountain landscapes, as well as…

Pia De Girolamo is an accomplished painter living and working in the Greater Philadelphia area whose recent exhibitions featured large-scale paintings based on abstracted mountain landscapes, as well as a series evoking the…

Mixed media artist exploring both abstract and representational compositions of cityscapes, often rendered through the use of pattern, line, and gradation.
Justin Rubich
Justin Rubich

Mixed media artist exploring both abstract and representational compositions of cityscapes, often rendered through the use…

Mixed media artist exploring both abstract and representational compositions of cityscapes, often rendered through the use of pattern, line, and gradation.…

Mixed media artist exploring both abstract and representational compositions of cityscapes, often rendered through the use of pattern, line, and gradation.…

Domestic textiles are imbued with the spirit of my imagined foremothers - emblazoned with positive affirmations – as if the spirit of the maker comes to life and offers solace and support. Carole is the caretaker of these thrifted and found objects and the messenger from which their stories flow.
Carole Loeffler
Carole Loeffler

Domestic textiles are imbued with the spirit of my imagined foremothers - emblazoned with positive affirmations – as if the…

Domestic textiles are imbued with the spirit of my imagined foremothers - emblazoned with positive affirmations – as if the spirit of the maker comes to life and offers solace and support. Carole is the…

Domestic textiles are imbued with the spirit of my imagined foremothers - emblazoned with positive affirmations – as if the spirit of the maker comes to life and offers solace and support. Carole is the caretaker of these…

Whether memoir and short story writing, or figurative and abstract painting, Adam Erlbaum's creative practice remains a constant during these changes of place. His internal explorations continually led back to abstract painting, just as his external explorations led him back to Philadelphia, where he has lived and painted since 2009.
Adam Erlbaum
Adam Erlbaum

Whether memoir and short story writing, or figurative and abstract painting, Adam Erlbaum's creative practice remains…

Whether memoir and short story writing, or figurative and abstract painting, Adam Erlbaum's creative practice remains a constant during these changes of place. His internal explorations continually…

Whether memoir and short story writing, or figurative and abstract painting, Adam Erlbaum's creative practice remains a constant during these changes of place. His internal explorations continually led back to abstract…

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