Pitt County Arts Council (NC), National Call for Entries: Juried Sculpture Exhibition
Deadline: January 19th, 2019
The Downeast National Juried Sculpture Exhibition is located in Pitt County, North Carolina. The Exhibition has two components: a month long indoor exhibition and a year long outdoor exhibition. The Downeast Outdoor Sculpture exhibition is a joint exhibition among Pitt County Arts Council at Emerge, ECU Students Activities Board, City of Greenville, Town of Winterville, Town of Farmville, Wahl-Coates School of the Arts, and the Greenville Museum of Art.
Indoor Prizes: 1st Place: $500, 2nd Place: $250, 3rd Place: $100
Outdoor Prizes: There will be 10 honorariums awarded of $1,000 each.
Additional prizes include: 1st Place: $1,500, 2nd Place: $750, 3rd Place: $500
Juror: Deborah La Grasse
Indoor Exhibition Dates: March 1st – 28th, 2019
Outdoor Exhibition Dates: March 2019 – February 2020
Opening Reception: Friday, March 1st, 5 until 8 p.m
Website link for more information and to apply: http://www.emergegallery.com/artists/artist-opportunities/the-downeast-exhibition
About: The Pitt County Arts Council at Emerge was founded in 2000 as Emerge Gallery. It has since grown in its role to being the local arts council for Pitt County, as well as in its size encompassing over 8000 square feet in a historic building in the heart of Uptown Greenville. In 2009, Emerge became the Pitt County Arts Council focusing on supporting all of the arts throughout Pitt County, working with countywide arts organizations, government entities and Pitt County Schools.