16th Annual Regional Juried Exhibition


16th Annual Regional Juried Exhibition 

November 16, 2019 - February 15, 2020

Submissions Due: August 30th, 2019

This exhibition is an open themed show designed to showcase the current artwork that is being created by artists in the tri-state region of Illinois, Iowa, and Wisconsin. Artists who live and work in these states are eligible to submit works of art they have created within the past two years.

Juror: Victor Armendriaz

We are proud to announce this year's juror is Victor Armendariz of Gallery Victor Armendariz in Chicago, Illinois. Launched in 2017, Gallery Victor Armendariz displays compelling contemporary art in a variety of media by an international family of established and emerging artists. Having worked for the venerable Chicago dealer, Ann Nathan, until her retirement in 2016, Victor brings over 20 years of experience creating relationships with artists, collectors and institutions and builds on a reputation for promoting thought-provoking figurative artwork, museum quality works of realism, and studio furniture of exacting detail.
To learn more about Victor Armendariz and the artists shown at his gallery please visit https://www.galleryvictor.com

For more detailed information, please click the link below (Step 1) to review the prospectus.

Applications for RJE16  are due August 30, 2019

Step 1: RJE16ApplicationInforrmation2019-20.pdf

Step 2: Watch the Introduction Video for Art Call

Step 3: Submit Your Application Online with Art Call 

All applications must be submitted online through Art Call and all application fees must be paid as the final step to submit an application.

The mission of The Freeport Art Museum’s annual Regional Juried Exhibition is to provide an opportunity for contemporary artists living in Illinois, Iowa and Wisconsin with an opportunity and a venue to debut their latest work. This annual show features art by emerging and established artists from the tri-state region and it builds momentum each year. A wide variety of media is accepted from traditional materials such as painting and sculpture to conceptual and new media techniques including video, interactive media, performance and installation art.

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CALL FOR ARTISTS - Regional Juried Exhibition

Open to Artists living in Illinois, Iowa and Wisconsin

Applications Due: August 30, 2019

Exhibition Dates: Annually from November - February

**Artists are responsible for reading the directions thoroughly.

_Submit entries online with “Art Call” through the link on FAM’s website. Specifications for image files and other entry details are available in the Art Call application directions. 
_All artists must be ages 18 or older and reside in Illinois, Iowa or Wisconsin. Artists who submit with a non-IL, IA, or WI address will not be considered by the juror and will not be issued a refund.
_Each artist may submit up to four (4) works for the entry fee of $40. (Current FAM Members qualify for the reduced fee of $30) Tha application fee must be paid online through Art Call, paying with a credit card. Applications will not be considered until the entry fee is received.
_All works must have been completed within the last 2 years.
_Works previously exhibited at the FAM are ineligible.
_Only individual works may be entered: portfolios or series will not be considered.
_Accepted works must remain on display for the duration of the exhibition.

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