Artists wanted for fall art show

GLOVERSVILLE — The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, located at 2736 Route 30, is looking for artists to participate in its 2019 Fall Art Show. This show is open to works of all media from artists across the nation and beyond. All artists are welcome to submit.

The 2019 Fall Art Show will be on display from Oct. 30, to Jan. 7. Throughout its run, the Nigra Arts Center will host a number of special events to encourage the public to visit and enjoy the artwork.

Artists may submit work now until Oct. 6 through www.OnlineJuriedShows.com, according to a news release.

The release stated that the art show is not a juried show, but that the website is used for ease of submission and selection by the curators. Artists who wish to submit should visit the website and scroll down until they find the Fall Art Show. Further submission guidelines are available there.

“Through the generous donations of supporters, the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts is able to offer awards and prizes to outstanding submissions” the release stated. “All winners will also receive a membership to the Nigra Arts Center, which grants them access to special events and discounts on classes, workshops and future gallery submissions.”

The fee for entry of up to three works is $15 for members of the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts or $25 for non-members. Artists may submit an additional two entries maximum for a fee of $7 each for members or $10 each for non-members. Notification of acceptance will be sent out by Oct. 10 and the dates for drop-off or mailing of artwork are Oct. 23 through 25 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Oct. 26 from 9 a.m. to noon.

The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts will hold a public opening and Meet the Artists Reception on Nov. 7, from 6 to 8 p.m. Attendees of the reception will receive free admission to the gallery. The public is also welcome to view the show throughout its run. The regular gallery admission fee is $5. Members of the Nigra Arts Center, children younger than 18 and participating artists are admitted for free.

For more information, call (518) 661-9932 or visit www.pncreativeartscenter.org.


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