Call to Artists “Faces & Figures”
River Arts in Damariscotta, is inviting artists to submit work for its upcoming “Faces and Figures” Exhibition. All work is due by 4pm on Saturday, Oct 4. The opening reception is scheduled for Friday, Oct 10 from 5-7 The exhibition will hang until November 6.
We are seeking submissions of figurative art in any media, depicting form or faces of humans or (other) animals. Sculpture and fine crafts welcome.
All work entered must be for sale. Wall-hung work size maximum: 60 inches in height, 42 inches in width – and for safety reasons plexiglass or other non-glass option should be used for work over 34 inches, excluding pastels.
River Arts holds 10 themed, open, juried exhibitions per year—with some of Maine’s most prominent art community members as jurors. Over 600 different Maine artists have exhibited in these shows. The gallery program creates opportunity for artists to have their work selected, participate in the gallery process and sell their work. Over 7,000 people visited the gallery and participated in events and workshops last year.
The mission of River Arts is to nurture and encourage participation in the arts throughout the region of Midcoast Maine by providing exhibition, studio and performance spaces, classes and workshops, for people of all ages and abilities and support a wide range of activities in artistic disciplines by partnering with other arts and performance organizations to produce program.