Floyd Gibson Members Juried Show
Opening First Friday, January 4th, 6 - 9 p.m.
Intake Saturday, December 31st 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. and Wednesday, January 4th, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Call for Entry: Floyd Gibson Members' Juried Show
The Lawrence House Centre for the Arts will be accepting art for the annual Floyd Gibson Members' Juried Show on:
Saturday, December 31st, 2016 from 11:00 to 4:00 pm and
Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 from 11:00 A.M to 6:00 P.M.
The exhibition is named in memory of Floyd Gibson, who is fondly remembered as a teacher, principal, painter and active supporter of the Lawrence House Centre for the Arts.
A jury awards The Mayor's Awards: $250 First Prize, $150 Second Prize and $100 Third Prize. The awards are generously donated by City of Sarnia.
The exhibition will open and the Mayor's Awards will be presented at the opening on First Friday, January 6th, 2017:
The award jurors are Shelly Mallon (Art Collection Officer at the Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery and artist), Bill Walters (local artist / painter) and Laura Kreviazuk (artist and member of the board of directors of The Lawrence House Centre for the Arts). The exhibition does not have a theme. The jurors will judge based on the overall impression of the work, creativity, originality, and usage of the medium.
Lambton County artists are invited to submit a work of art in any medium for this exhibition. Entrants must be a member of The Lawrence House Centre for the Arts. Memberships can be purchased for $20 (tax included). All entered works will be exhibited. (There will be further exhibitions open to all members in June, July, August and December).
Artwork in all media will be accepted: sculpture, ceramics, pottery, photography, multimedia, painting, drawing, etc…
One entry per artist.
2D artwork must be ready to hang with a wire on the back and 3D artwork must be ready to display. Artwork not meeting this criteria will not be accepted for exhibition.
Entry must be an original work completed in the last two years. Work that has been exhibited in a previous Floyd Gibson Members' Juried Show may not be submitted.
Entry must be for sale. The Lawrence House Centre for the Arts commission is 30%.
It is your responsibility to firmly attach a printed label to the back of your piece indicating;
title and price.
Absolutely no changes to prices or artwork after the submission deadline.
Artist must carry all insurance against fire, theft and vandalism while work is on Lawrence House premises.
Work must be picked up at the end of the exhibition on Saturday, January 28th, 2017.
We hope that all artists will consider participating in this exhibition!