39th Fine Arts Exhibition 2016
The Rock Island Art Guild is pleased to announce that the 39th Fine Arts Exhibition will be at the FIGGE Art Museum, Davenport, Iowa. The exhibition dates are February 6 – May 15, 2016.
Artists within a 150 mile radius are encouraged to enter up to two original works of art (per entry fee) that must have been created in the last 5 years. The juror is Julie Rodrigues Widholm, Director of the DePaul Art Museum, Chicago.
The Call for Entries will be handled online through Juried Art Services. Registration is open Sept. 7 – November 23, 2015.
First Place: $1,000
Second Place: $500
Third Place (in honor of Ruth Brauch): $300
Sally MacMillan Watercolor Award: $500
Bernice and Stanley Harris Two-dimensional Award: $500
Zeivel Harris Freestanding Entry Award: $500
Honorable Mentions: $100
People’s Choice Voted by Visitors: $50
Children’s Choice Voted by Visitors: $50
The FIGGE Art Museum will host an opening reception at 5:30 p.m. on February 11, 2016. Awards will be announced at 7:00 p.m.