Posts Tagged ‘Maria V. Howard Arts Center’

Maria V. Howard Arts Center in Rocky Mount, NC, is Calling For Entries for Its Juried HANDCRAFTED Exhibition – Deadline Nov. 21, 2012

November 8, 2012

The Maria V. Howard Arts Center at the Imperial Centre in Rocky Mount, NC, announces a Call For Entries for its juried 2013 HANDCRAFTED Exhibition, to be on view from Feb. 2 through May 19, 2013.

The exhibition is open to all US artists 18 years & older working in ceramics, fiber, glass, metal, wood, paper, or any combination of craft media.

This year’s Juror is Marc Maiorana, who will award $1600, including $1,000 Best in Show (Permanent Collection Purchase Award). Entry Fee: $25 for maximum of four works.

Entry deadline: Wednesday, November 21, 2012.

Downloadable Prospectus can be found at (www.imperialcentre.org/arts) then see Artist Opportunities.

For further info contact Catherine Lloyd, Curator, by e-mail at (catherine.lloyd@rockymountnc.gov) or call 252/972-1175.

Maria V. Howard Arts Center in Rocky Mount, NC, Calls for Entries for Sculpture Exhibit and National Juried Show – Respective Deadlines: July 20 and Aug. 3, 2012

July 5, 2012

The Maria V. Howard Arts Center at the Imperial Centre in Rocky Mount, NC, is calling for entries for its Sculpture Salmagundi XVI, which brings artists from NY to Texas, NC to CA to Rocky Mount, NC, to promote excellence in outdoor public art. $11,000 in awards: Ten $1,000 finalist honorariums, $1,000 Best in Show. No entry fee. Max. 3 outdoor works. Entry deadline: July 20, 2012. Juror: Adam Walls. Downloadable Prospectus: (www.imperialcentre.org/arts) (see Artist Opportunities) Exhibition dates: October 7-August 12, 2013.

The Maria V. Howard Arts Center at the Imperial Centre in Rocky Mount, NC, is calling for entries for its 55th National Juried Art Show, which will take place at the Center from Oct. 6, 2012 through Jun. 20, 2013. Eligible works include: all fine arts media 2D, 3D. $3300 in Awards. Best In Show becomes part of the Arts Center’s Permanent Collection. Juror: Dan Early, Creative Director “Artsee Magazine”. Deadline for entries: August 3, 2012. Open to US artists 18 years of age and older. Enter up to 4 works for $25 entry fee. Prospectus online at (http://imperialcentre.org/arts/artist.html).

For further info contact Catherine Lloyd, Curator by calling 252/972-1163, e-mail at (Catherine.Lloyd@rockymountnc.gov) or visit (www.imperialcentre.org/arts).

Maria V. Howard Arts Center at the Imperial Centre for the Arts and Sciences in Rocky Mount, NC, Calls for Entries for Craft Exhibition

September 29, 2011

The Maria V. Howard Arts Center at the Imperial Centre for the Arts and Sciences in Rocky Mount, NC, is calling for entries for its Handcrafted: A Juried Exhibition of Ceramics, Fiber, Glass, Metal, Wood, an established national juried craft exhibition attracting a variety of traditional, mixed, and new craft media from across the United States.

Artists ages 18 or older working in any craft media may submit up to four works for $25 entry fee. Juror: Brent Skidmore Director of Craft Studies, UNC-Asheville (www.brentskidmore.com). Awards: $100 Third Place, $200 Second Place, $300 First Place, and $1000 Best in Show (Purchase Award).

Deadline: Nov. 18, 2011.

For more information, contact: Catherine Lloyd, Curator at 252/972-1175 or e-mail to (catherine.lloyd@rockymountnc.gov).

To download a prospectus visit (http://www.imperialcentre.org/arts/artist.html) see Handcrafted.

Maria V. Howard Arts Center in Rocky Mount, NC, Calls For Entries for Handcrafted: A Juried Exhibition of Ceramics, Fiber, Glass, Metal, Wood – Deadline Nov. 18, 2011

September 15, 2011

The Maria V. Howard Arts Center, located at the Imperial Centre for Arts & Sciences in Rocky Mount, NC, is calling for entries for the exhibit, Handcrafted: A Juried Exhibition of Ceramics, Fiber, Glass, Metal, Wood, which will be on view at the Center from Jan. 28 through May 20, 2012.

Handcrafted: A Juried Exhibition of Ceramics, Fiber, Glass, Metal, Wood is an established national juried craft exhibition attracting a variety of traditional, mixed, and new craft media from across the United States. Artists ages 18 or older working in any craft media may submit up to four works for $25 entry fee (for 4 entries). Brent Skidmore from Asheville, NC, is this year’s juror (www.brentskidmore.com). Available awards: $100 Third Place, $200 Second Place, $300 First Place, and $1000 Best in Show (Purchase Award).

You can download the 2012 Handcrafted Prospectus and Entry Form (4 pages) at this link (http://www.imperialcentre.org/arts/artist.html).

Submit 35mm slides or 355dpi digital images on CD for preliminary judging. Up to four (4) pieces may be entered. Each art work may be represented by up to three (3) separate 35mm slides or digital images showing details or different views of the work.

For further information contact Catherine Lloyd, Curator by calling 252/972-1175 or e-mail at (catherine.lloyd@rockymountnc.gov).