The Frederic Remington Art Museum will hold its 2014 NYS Juried Art Exhibit October 4 through January.
The exhibit is open to adult artists working in New York State. The deadline for submissions is September 1. Entries may be made through email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or on a CD, in jpg or tiff format.
Two-dimensional and three-dimensional works made within the last five years are eligible including paintings, prints, drawings, sculpture, ceramics, photographs, computer generated art, and mixed media. Two-dimensional work must not exceed 36” wide by 72” high. Sculpture must not exceed 60” high by 24” wide and 24” deep. Submissions should include up to three digital files on CD, with the completed entry form and payment of $15 for museum members, or $25 for non-members. Works submitted must have been completed in the past 5 years, and have never been exhibited at the Remington before. For details download the prospectus, or email email@example.com.
The juror is artist Janet Marie Yeates, a native of New York City, was an art student at the High School of Music and Art and studied drawing, painting, printmaking, and calligraphy at The Cooper Union and Hunter College, earning a BFA. Following travel abroad, she moved upstate and now resides in the southern Adirondacks.
Janet had a decade-long career as Executive Director of a rural arts council, initiating the first three-county NYS Council on the Arts (NYSCA) regrant program and a long-running National Small Works Exhibition, while serving on NYSCA peer review panels for statewide grants. She is an artist member of Micropolis Cooperative Gallery and an active exhibitor in solo, juried, and group shows throughout the upstate region and southern Vermont. She participates in plein air festivals, Plein Air Magazine’s paint weeks, and New York Plein Air Painters retreats. Janet is also a freelance graphic designer specializing in book design and promotions for artists, musicians, and cultural organizations.
The Frederic Remington Art Museum is located at 303 Washington Street. The Museum is dedicated to collecting, exhibiting, preserving and interpreting the art and archives of Frederic Remington, and contains an unmatched collection of his works. The Museum is open October 15 until May 15, Wednesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. and May 16 through October 14, Monday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m.