Call for Entries: 18th Sevier County Juried Biennial Exhibition
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts invites local artists residing in Sevier County to submit works for consideration for the 18th Sevier County Juried Biennial Exhibition. The biennial is a juried, mixed media art exhibition that recognizes and fosters skills and talents of the artists and craftspeople who call the rich region of Sevier County home.
Submissions of all media are welcome. All entries must have been created in the last two years and arrive ready for display. Awards of recognition, merit and media will be selected by the juror. Prizes will be awarded by sponsors and scholarships will be awarded by Arrowmont’s scholarship committee.
Entry submissions must be hand-delivered between 9 am and 8 pm Monday, November 28, 2016 at Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, 556 Parkway, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, 37738. Submit work with identification label, completed and signed entry form and $5 entry fee per piece.
Exhibition Dates: January 21 – March 4, 2017
Opening Reception: January 20, 2017, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
The 18th Sevier County Biennial’s juror is Teri Alea, executive director of Tennessee Craft in Nashville, Tennessee. Teri leads a statewide craft organization which provides support, guidance and professional development for craft artists across the state. Twice a year, Tennessee Craft organizes craft fairs that showcase more than 200 artists that showcase beautifully handcrafted objects made in Tennessee and across the nation.
Visit www.arrowmont.org for more information and entry form.
Published November 13, 2016