The Visual Arts Program is proud to offer the Annual Juried Student Exhibition for current students. Artworks in this exhibition are selected by an external juror and offers students a real world experience in applying for a juried exhibition. 

All are welcome to view the works, many of which will be for sale. 

Delivery and Pickup

Artwork received:  Wednesday, Feb. 20 through Friday, Feb. 22, 2019 at Gallery Storeroom (FAC 325) between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. NO LATE ENTRIES.

The artwork must be here by 4 p.m. on Feb. 22 to be considered in the jurying process. Artwork after 4 p.m. will not be accepted. Large 2-D work should be delivered on the last day for drop-off for storage and or set-up. Large 3-D work can be set up in the Ceramics- Sculpture building for the jurying process.

Work that is accepted into the exhibition that was in the Ceramics-Sculpture building can be brought to the galleries for installation on March 5 and 6.

Work not accepted for exhibition must be picked up in the Gallery storeroom (FAC 325B) Feb. 27, 28 and March 1 from 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

After exhibition, all accepted work must be picked up Saturday, April 6, 10 a.m. to 12 noon, and Monday, April 8 –Wednesday, April 10 from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Work may not be left, or it will be thrown away. There is an exhibition that will open the following week, and your artwork must be picked up or removed.

Reception
Student Artist reception will be on the Thursday, April 4, 5-7 p.m.
Awards will be announced at 6 p.m.

Rules
An outside juror will jury all work from visual arts students into the exhibition. You must be currently be enrolled as a student and have taken an art class within the last academic year. Artwork must be ready to install. If artwork is difficult to install or has instructions, they must be included with entry.

Juror
TBA

Participation
Entry is not just limited to declared art majors, but is open to all students, as long as you have taken an art class within the last academic year.

Number of entries
Up to 5 pieces of any medium finished in the appropriate manner ready to be displayed. Two entry forms should be filled out for each piece and attached to the artwork.

General Information
Aspects, which may be looked at during the jurying process. (However, the juror may bring his/her own opinion and criteria to the jurying process):

  • Creative expression
  • Demonstrated craft/technique in media
  • Craftsmanship
  • Presentation (neatness, if appropriate)
  • Evidence of problem solving in artwork
  • Consistent thematic body of artwork or consistent stylistic range in artwork
  • Effective use of form (if appropriate)
  • Effective use of color (if appropriate)

Awards

  • Best of Show (overall of all the entries)
  • Nine other general awards

Important Dates

Artwork Submission
Feb. 20-22, 2019 
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Exhibition Dates 
March 8 – April 5, 2019      

Opening Reception
Thursday, April 4, 5-7 p.m.

Awards Ceremony
Thursday, April 4, 6 p.m.