COLORADO SHOWCASE 2017
November 3 - December 24, 2017
Parker Arts, Culture & Events Center
A juried fine art exhibition hosted by The Parker Artists Guild and The Parker Arts, Culture & Events (PACE) Center in Parker is open to all Colorado painters, sculptors and photographers.
Application Deadline: September 01, 2017
Application Fee: $30
Late Application Dates: September 2- 8, 2017
Late Application Fee: $40
Before applying, please visit our website, www.parkerartistsguild.com for details about the exhibit and events. We highly recommend that you have an understanding of the show before applying.
Please submit only original work in any medium. Etchings, prints, and photographs in small editions may be considered, no giclees or mechanical reproductions.
Submit up to 5 examples of your work for review. The examples must be the pieces intended for the exhibit, and you may submit multiple media in one application. We want to see your best work.
Artists receive a generous commission for all art sales.
All applications received by Friday, September 01, 2017 will be reviewed by the PACE curator, Rose Fredrick.
The Parker Artists Guild is a not-for-profit organization. For more information visit www.parkerartistsguild.com
Rose Fredrick has curated the Coors Western Art Exhibit & Sale since 1997. Over that time the show has grown from 30 artists to more than 60, and now includes the Gallery at the National Western Club. As an art advisor, publisher and writer, Rose has been actively involved in the Denver art scene for more than 25 years, working on exhibitions for non-profit causes and writing about art and artists for national publications. Fredrick won a National Endowment for the Arts grant in 2006, to curate a traveling exhibition title “Master Pieces of Colorado,” which explored the legacy of landscape painting in Colorado. Her interview with Wayne Thiebaud has been viewed at museums during his retrospective exhibitions, and is used by artists and professors in college curriculum. She has been asked to jury numerous exhibitions, and has both moderated and sat on panel discussions covering such topics as Art versus Smut: Where Does Photography Cross the Line and What’s Wrong with Western Art? Most recently, Fredrick has started a fine art publishing company with an affiliation to University of New Mexico Press. Her publication Elevated Perspectives: The Paintings of Joellyn Duesberry was selected as a finalist for the Colorado Book Awards.
- A Minimum of 3 and a maximum of 5 images of paintings, prints (no off-sets or giclees), sculptures, photos or other fine art. We will not select jewelry, furniture, pottery, or other crafts.
- Submit titles, prices, medium, description, and sizes of artwork.
- Optional: Artist statement
- Optional: Biography
All shipped art will be inspected upon uncrating, any damage reported to the artists. All art will be repackaged in the same materials and box in which it arrived. Artists are responsible for freight charges both to the PACE Center and return to artist.
Notifications: Results will be sent to applicants by e-mail by October 1, 2017. If you do not receive an email, please check your Juried Art Services account before making an enquiry.
The show will be deinstalled and Pick up will be Wednesday, December 27, 2017.
Parker Artists Guild
Colorado Showcase 2017
10618 Clarkeville Way
Parker, CO 80134