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Open Call for Artists: COLOR (posted January 6, 2016)

Open Call for Artists: COLOR (posted January 6, 2016)

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Press contact: Stephanie Israel
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Open Call for Artists: COLOR
An East End Arts Gallery Show
Entry Dates: March 3 – 5, 2016
Show Dates: March 11 – April 22, 2016

(RIVERHEAD, NY, January 6, 2016) –– The East End Arts Gallery is pleased to announce an open call for artist participation in the upcoming juried, all media art show, Color, at the East End Arts Gallery, opening with a reception on Friday, March 11 and running through April 22, 2016. The call is open to all artists to submit work that displays a skillful use of color. The guest juror for this show is Amy Worth, owner of The South Street Gallery in Greenport, NY. The East End Arts Gallery is located at 133 East Main Street in Riverhead, NY.

Original works in all media may be submitted, including: painting, drawing, photography, mixed media, video, and sculpture; up to three entries can be submitted per artist. All submissions will be reviewed by the guest juror, who will choose a select number of works that she feels best represents the theme, and those pieces will be included in the exhibit.

All media entries must be dropped off in person at the East End Arts Gallery on:
• Thursday, March 3, 2016, from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM;
• Friday, March 4, 2016, from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM; or
• Saturday, March 5, 2016, from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

For all size and entry requirements and details, view the complete prospectus at https://eastendartsorg.presencehost.net/calendar/events.html/event/2016/03/05/1457154000/artist-entry-drop-off-for-color-gallery-show/112089. For more information about the juror, visit http://www.eastendarts.org/gallery/jurors.html.

The “Best in Show” winner of this show will be one of several artists who will participate in the East End Arts Gallery’s Winners’ Show in the Fall of 2017. First, Second, Third Place, and Honorable Mentions will also be awarded.

An Opening Reception will be held on Friday, March 11, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, when guests will have an opportunity to meet the artists. This free event is open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

This show is one of seven art shows of 2016 at the East End Arts Gallery, under the continuing umbrella theme “The Creative Process”. The complete 2016 Gallery Schedule can be viewed at http://www.eastendarts.org/gallery/.

For more information, contact Gallery Director Jane Kirkwood at 631-727-0900 or gallery@eastendarts.org.
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East End Arts, established in 1972, is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit arts organization, and operates a School of the Arts, an Art Gallery, and presents a variety of events and programs to promote the arts year-round. Proceeds from all events, sales, classes, donations, and memberships benefit the mission and commitment to building and enriching our community through the arts by way of education, support, advocacy, and inspiration.