Winter Member Show – 2020

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The show will hang until Jan. 8.  Thank you for understanding that due to Covid restrictions, visitors are not allowed to enter the building.  Photos of the paintings will be shared for your viewing pleasure on Instagram or Facebook from now until Jan. 8.


LOCATION:

Atrium Gallery, Christwood Retirement Community,

100 Christwood Blvd., Covington, LA 70433

EXHIBIT DATES:  Nov. 6, 2020-Jan. 8, 2021

Take down: Jan. 8, 2021.  Time and return arrangements TBA. Paintings will hang at Christwood for approximately 2 months.

This invitational is open to local members who exhibited in the 2018 and 2019 winter Juried Member Shows.  Due to Covid restrictions, LWS is unable to accept out of state paintings this year.

Entry Fee: $20.00.  No refunds.

One entry will be accepted for each exhibitor.  If you submit a second entry, hanging depends on space available.

SUBMIT ENTRY & PAY

SALES: No Commission

AWARDS: Best of Show $200 & three Awards of Excellence of $100 each  Awards will be announced on Facebook.  There will be no reception this year.

Louisiana Watercolor Society
Susan Copping LWS

JUDGE:  Susan Copping LWS is signature member and past president of the Louisiana Watercolor Society who has won numerous awards for her colorful watercolors.

 

IMPORTANT DATES

Entry deadline:  Friday,  October  30

Drop off:  Safe delivery arrangements will be sent to those who sign up.  Every care will be taken to minimize contact.

Take down: Jan. 8, 2021.  Time and return arrangements TBA. Paintings will hang at Christwood for approximately 2 months.

 

Prospectus

 

Exhibit Rules

This invitational exhibition of new, original waterbased media on paper is open to invited members who were juried into 2018 and 2019 shows.  2020 dues must be paid.

The Atrium Gallery has the following requirements for this show:

  • Minimum Frame size is 16″ x 20″ for this show only.

Definition of Originality: 

From concept to execution, this ‘original’ painting is strictly my own composition.

The use of photographs as reference materials is allowed only if that photograph was taken by the artist submitting the painting.

(Permission to use a photograph from another photographer, amateur or professional, relative or friend, is not allowed. Artist may be asked to provide photograph as proof of composition.)

  1. Workshop paintings and works painted with the assistance of a teacher are not allowed.
  2. A copy of a workshop painting, for instance, re-painting the same composition from the workshop on new paper or support, is not allowed.

Please review all the RULES (click here)  before submitting your entries.  If you would prefer to print them out, click for  Printer Friendly Rules.

  • Paintings must be framed under plexiglass, complete with screw-eyes and wire. Mats, when used, must all be white or off-white.

 

 Entry Procedure

Digital Entries File Format: Only jpeg files accepted, using high quality camera setting or 300dpi.
Digital image must represent the painting exactly, showing no frame or mat and without extraneous background. Image must be correctly oriented (vertical or horizontal).
Label each entry— Jpeg file name should be as follows: Last Name, First Name, Title of Painting, Painting Size.(height x width without frame)

Entry Fee: $20.00.  No refunds.

One entry will be accepted for each exhibitor.  If you submit a second entry, hanging depends on space available.

SUBMIT ENTRY & PAY

SHOW CHAIR:
Karen Stakelum LWS 
Mobile: 985-502-0850

CO-CHAIR:  Margaret Hawkins Email