Elizabeth Richard Memorial Annual East End Arts Members' Show: FABULOUS FAKES
All Media, Non-juried Art Show
Exhibition dates: March 8 – April 19, 2019
Admission always free
ARTIST DROP-OFF DATES:
Thursday, February 28, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday, March 1, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday, March 2, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Opening Reception: Friday, March 8, 2019, 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Meet the artists! Open to the public.
Hosted by Hotel Indigo with refreshments generously provided by Bistro 72.
Information for Artists
Every artist knows ‘forgery’ is the sincerest form of flattery and a brilliant way to study your chosen medium.
Entries can be:
• A copy (in which case you need to acknowledge original artist and title in your title).
• A re-interpretation of a famous artwork, for example, Van Gogh’s Chair with a pair of socks on it, or Michelangelo’s Statue of David reduced to abstract planes,
• An image, sculpture or photo ‘in the style of’ meaning a famous artist has been a major inspiration in the creation of your entry. (Please acknowledge in your title “in the style of… Ansel Adams, Matisse, Brancusi” etc.)
Drop-off entries in person:
Thursday, February 28 (10 AM - 4 PM)
Friday, March 1 (10 AM - 4 PM)
Saturday, March 2 (10 AM - 3 PM)
East End Arts Gallery, 133 E. Main Street, Riverhead, NY 11901
Size restriction 14” wide (including frame). Height can be up to 40”.
To make your ‘Fakes’ irresistible to collectors we recommend you keep your sale price under $500.
This show is named for Elizabeth Richard, the first Executive Director of East End Arts, founded in 1972. Among the initiatives that East End Arts started when it was first founded was a signature program by Elizabeth Richard called Art Train. East End Arts is grateful for all that Elizabeth Richard did during her tenure, laying the groundwork for the work that the organization does today.
EEA Members receive 10% discount on all purchases.
The Family of Elizabeth Richard
Programs of the East End Arts Gallery are made possible with public funding provided by New York State Council of the Arts, Suffolk County, and the Town of Riverhead.