The Painters Group and the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art (CA), Call for California Artists: Brushstrokes 2019
Deadline: May 15th, 2019, 5:00pm PST
Brushstrokes 2019 is a non-themed biennial exhibition at the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art representing a wide range of artistic expression in painting.
Eligibility: Brushstrokes 2019 is open to all artists living in California. Membership in the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art (SLOMA) and TPG is encouraged but not required. SLOMA membership is required for student entries.
Requirements: Paintings previously exhibited at SLOMA, or in any past TPG exhibition, are not eligible. Paintings exhibited in SLOMA’s Pop-Up Gallery are eligible. Artwork must not exceed 48 inches in any direction (framed), nor weigh more than 25 pounds. Art must be original wall-hung paintings completed since 2016. Eligible work can be in any painting medium. Digital paintings will be considered. No prints or giclées will be accepted. Artwork must be prepared for exhibition according to Museum standards.
Juror: Jerry McLaughlin has a wide reputation for his distinguished art and his dynamic teaching abilities. His popular book, Cold Wax Medium: Techniques, Concepts & Conversations, and the workshops he conducts around the world, have inspired new creativity. McLaughlin holds a Doctorate of Medicine degree from the University of Cincinnati and a Teaching Certificate from the University of Washington. He has many educational publications and multiple teaching awards to his credit.
Awards: After viewing the exhibition, the Juror will choose three paintings for cash prizes and a Juror’s Award of Excellence, to be awarded on Friday, September 6, during the Art After Dark Reception.
For full details, submission guidelines, application label (PDF): http://www.sloma.org/files/Brushstrokes%202019%20CFE_fillable_updated.pdf
Website link: https://www.sloma.org/
The Painters Group is an affiliate of the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art