U.S. National Deadline: August 31, 2018 – The Wausau
Museum of Contemporary Art is now accepting entries for it’s Second
Annual National Juried Exhibition 2018. Over $10,000.00 in Cash Awards.
This year’s Juror is Frank Bernarducci, owner of the Bernarducci
Gallery in New York. Accepted works will be on exhibit from October 2
through December 29, 2018.
The competition is open to artists, 18 years or older, nationwide. No
international entries. Artists working in any medium are encouraged to
enter, with the exception of video and computer generated work.
This year’s juror, Frank Bernarducci, a longtime 57th street art dealer
and champion of realist painters, recently opened a 4,000 square foot
ground floor space in Chelsea. Bernarducci Gallery exhibits contemporary
realist painting, specializing in New Precisionism. The Gallery
represents many of the established painters with whom Bernarducci has
had a long relationship as well as the work of emerging artists. The
premier exhibition is a rotating group survey of New Precisionist
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Best of Show will receive $7,500 USD. Second Place will receive $2,500 USD and Third Place will receive $1,000 USD.
Visit us online for more information and easy online Application. Artists will be notified of acceptance on or about September 8, 2018.
Sales are encouraged with a 25% commission benefitting the Wausau Museum
of Contemporary Art. As a condition of entry, the artist grants WMOCA
permission to reproduce entered images for publicity and education.
- August 31, 2018 – call closes
- September 8, 2018 – notification of selected artists
- September 28, 2018 – deadline for receiving all artwork
- October 2, 2018 – exhibit opens
- October TBA, 2018 – Opening Reception and awards ceremony.
- December 29, 2018 – Exhibition closes
Visit us online for more information and easy online Application.
If you have questions, please email David Hummer at email@example.com or call 715-571-6551
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will inspire generations of north central Wisconsin residents and
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internationally established artists from coast to coast. Our goal is to
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audience in conversation about how art connects us, allowing us to grow
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