Call for Entries: The Art of Jazz 2022

Call for Entries: The Art of Jazz 2022

This Deadline Expired: Friday, March 4, 2022

Berks Arts announces the 18th annual Frank Scott Memorial Art Show: The Art of Jazz. Founded during the 2005 Berks Jazz Fest, The Art of Jazz honors the legendary local jazz musician Frank Scott. The Art of Jazz exhibits annually as a prelude to the Boscov’s Berks Jazz Fest. Submission is open to artwork in all media.

The Art of Jazz honors the legendary local jazz musician Frank Scott. The Art of Jazz exhibit is sponsored by the Jerlyn Foundation. Submission is open to artwork in all media.

Learn more and apply here.

SUBMISSION, SELECTION AND ELIGIBILTY: Work must be hand delivered on March 3 between 3:00 PM –8:00 PM or March 4 between 11:00 AM and 3:00 PM. Intake is in the Schmidt Gallery, 2nd Floor of the GoggleWorks Center for the Arts. Work should follow the exhibition theme “Celebrate Jazz.” All media are eligible for consideration. All work must be original and made within the past three years by the person submitting the work. Works previously submitted in The Art of Jazz will not be accepted. Art size may be limited to our ability to display. Work must be suitably mounted and ready to hang, including glass protection where appropriate. Clip frames and sawtooth hangers will not be accepted.

Cash prizes: $500 for First Place, $200 for Second Place and $100 for Third Place. Additionally, there is a $100 prize dedicated for the highest-placing submission for students in Senior year of high school or younger.

Honorable Mentions or other awards awarded at the judge’s discretion. Cash prizes made possible through support from the JerLyn Foundation.

EXHIBIT DATES: The exhibition runs March 12 – April 13, 2022 in the Schmidt Gallery, 2nd Floor of the GoggleWorks Center for the Arts. (Show may also be held in virtual format)

COST & ENTRY: Entry fee is $40 for first artwork, $5 each additional, up to 3 artwork pieces total. High school students and younger enter free of charge.

Carol Taylor-Kearney is an artist, arts educator, and curator.
Carol Taylor-Kearney (Curatorial)
Carol Taylor-Kearney (Curatorial)

Carol Taylor-Kearney is an artist, arts educator, and curator. …

Carol Taylor-Kearney is an artist, arts educator, and curator. …

Carol Taylor-Kearney is an artist, arts educator, and curator. …

Diane Lachman is an InLiquid artist member.
Diane Lachman
Diane Lachman

Diane Lachman is an InLiquid artist member.…

Diane Lachman is an InLiquid artist member.…

Diane Lachman is an InLiquid artist member.…

Teresa Shields
Teresa Shields
Paul Santoleri
Paul Santoleri
Mark Thellmann
Mark Thellmann
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