Competitions & Contests

MIXMASTER 2022 Juried Members Exhibition

Entry Dates 2021-12-17T23:59:00 - 2021-10-18T00:00:00 83 Days Left

Description

MIXMASTER 2022 Juried Members Exhibition

MIXMASTER is an exhibition that seeks to discover and recognize the talents of its artist members working in New England and the Tri-State region. Initiated to support and recognize contemporary art, MIXMASTER provides an opportunity for established and emerging artists to debut their most recent work, done in the last three years.

Works will be judged by Kyle Harris, a Director at Peter Blum Gallery in NYC.

 

Exhibition:                           Sunday, January 30 – Sunday, March 6, 2022
Reception & Awards:          Sunday, January 30, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Location:                             Mattatuck Museum, 144 W Main St, Waterbury, CT 06702
Prizes:                                 First Prize: $500 and a solo show with the Museum (September 11 – November 27, 2022)
                                            Second Prize: $300
                                            Third Prize:  $200
                                            Juror Selection: Upgraded membership to Director’s Circle membership level and all benefits ($250 value)
                                            Visitor’s Award: Upgraded membership to Director’s Circle membership level and all benefits ($250 value)

JUROR: Kyle Harris has been a Director at Peter Blum Gallery in New York since 2019. Previously he was the Director of Susan Sheehan Gallery in New York and the Gallery Associate of Holden Luntz Gallery in Palm Beach. He holds an MA in Art History with a specialization in Museums and Collections from Universiteit Leiden, Netherlands, and was a Curatorial Intern at Rijksmuseum Volkenkunde, Netherlands.

Peter Blum Gallery opened in 1993 in SoHo exhibiting work by Louise Bourgeois, Yayoi Kusama, and Francesco Clemente among others. The gallery has maintained a presence in New York for almost three decades exhibiting leading voices in contemporary art and publishing prints and books as Peter Blum Edition. Five exhibitions are organized per year and the gallery participates in art fairs that include Frieze New York and Art Basel Miami Beach. The gallery is a member of the Art Dealers Association of America as well as the International Fine Print Dealers Association.

DATES:
October 18           Submissions begins on ArtCall.org
December 17       Deadline for submissions on ArtCall.org
January 3             Notification of selected works via ArtCall.org and on mattmuseum.org
Jan 4 - Jan 19      Delivery of accepted works: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday to Mattatuck Museum
January 30           Exhibition opening; reception from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
March 6                Exhibition close
March 21 - 30       Pick-up work at the Mattatuck Museum, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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