Photography at the Emerald:
4th Annual Autumn Exhibition
The Emerald Art Center announces Photography at the Emerald: 4th Annual Autumn Exhibition - 2019, a juried fine art photography competition with more than $4000 in Cash Awards.
Best of Show: $1,250; Gold Medal: $1000; Silver Medal: $750; Bronze Medal: $500; “Best Wet Chemistry Print": $250; People's Choice: $250.
Other sponsored awards to be announced.
This juried photography exhibition was conceived to recognize and reward excellence in fine art photography from all over the United States, and augments the decades long Emerald Art Center National Juried Spring Exhibition for painters.
This year's Juror is Craig Hickman, Professor Emeritus, University of Oregon, Department of Art, and Founder and Member of the Board of Directors of Portland's Blue Sky Gallery. He will select up to 90 finalists for the exhibition, and prize winners from the accepted photographs, once the exhibition is installed. The exhibition will be on display to the hundreds of Emerald Art Center gallery from September 3rd to September 28, 2019.
Qualifying media include all genera of photography. If the final print includes one or more other mediums, it is considered mixed media and a statement of execution must be provided. The final print must be at least 50% an original photo image.
ENTRY DEADLINE: Tuesday, July 30th, 2019.
OTHER IMPORTANT DATES
NOTIFICATION TO ARTISTS: Will be via email Sunday, August 4th, 2019.
SHIPPED PHOTOGRAPHS of Accepted Works:
Must be received no later than August 30th to be included in this show. Ship accepted photographs to:
EMERALD ART CENTER, 500 Main St, Springfield, Oregon 97477
HAND DELIVERED PHOTOGRAPHS of Accepted Works:
For delivery of photographs directly to the Gallery:
August 31st, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm, EMERALD ART CENTER, 500 Main St, Springfield, Oregon.
ARTIST'S RECEPTION: Saturday, September 7th, 7-9 pm.
DOWNTOWN SPRINGFIELD 2ND FRIDAY ART WALK & RECEPTION: Friday, September 13th, 5-8 pm.
EXHIBITION DATES: September 3rd through September 28th, 2019.