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Halifax County Arts Council in Roanoke Rapids, NC, Calls For Entries From Regional Artists for the 2019 All Media Juried Art Show

February 28, 2019

Halifax County Arts Council of Roanoke Rapids, NC, is pleased to feature the 2019 All Media Juried Art Show in a six-week long exhibit this spring. The opening day of the exhibit is April 7, 2019. The location of the gallery is 1027 Roanoke Avenue, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870.

There will be a total of $1200 in prize money awarded. Both two and three-dimensional work may be submitted. Prize offerings will be $500 first place, $300 second place, $200 third place, and $100 fourth place, with four honorable mentions, $25.00 each. All work to be considered must be original – conceived and created by the artists. The fee is a non-refundable $10 for each entry. There is no limit on the number of pieces that an artist may enter. The juror is Mark Gordon, MFA, Associate Professor of Art at Barton College.

The “Call for Artists” will bring in artists from the Roanoke Valley, Lake Gaston, and surrounding areas in Virginia and North Carolina. The Rules and Application are available at (www.Halifaxarts.org). The public is invited to the opening Awards, Sunday, April 7th (3-5pm) as well as the Sip n’ See, at Halifax County Arts Council, on Roanoke Avenue, Monday, April 8th (6-8pm).

Artist/President of Lake Country Artisans Guild, Sarah Bolduc, remarks, “Halifax County Art Council Gallery,” in Roanoke Rapids, is an exceptional exhibit opportunity with great wall and open space. Excellent lighting enhances the exhibit. Plus, there is plenty of parking around the gallery and across the street. The receptions offer find food and beverage, as well as vibrant artistic conversation.” Exhibit Chairwoman, Carol Moseley, says, “I look forward to chairing this exhibit!”

For more information visit (http://www.halifaxarts.org) or e-mail to Nancy Mueller at (halifaxcountyarts@gmail.com).