A CELEBRATION OF REGIONAL ART:
57TH ANNUAL JURIED EXHIBITION
Saturday, Feb. 16
Artists from Kentucky and surrounding states will compete for more than $3,500 in Purchase and Merit Awards at the Owensboro Art Guild’s 57th Annual Juried Exhibition, scheduled February 17 to April 12.
An opening reception is scheduled Saturday, February 16, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., where awards will be presented.
More than 150 entries in the exhibition are expected, which will be juried by Kristina Arnold, Professor of Art and Chairman of the Art Department at Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, KY. In addition to jurying the entries and selecting merit award winners, Arnold will select a pool of works to be considered for Purchase Awards by local sponsors.
The Owensboro Art Guild is Kentucky’s oldest continuing visual arts organization operated by artists which sponsors a variety of exhibition opportunities throughout the year. In addition to the annual juried exhibition, open exhibitions wherein all entries are displayed, are also organized by the guild. Monthly meetings featuring a wide variety of visual arts topics are held in the Kolok-Ralph Center on Kentucky Wesleyan College’s campus.