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OPPORTUNITIES FOR ALUMNI!

 

Apply for the Main Line Art Center solo show, and the Meyer Family Award for Contemporary Art ($1000).
The Meyer Family Award for Contemporary Art, presented by Main Line Art Center in conjunction with the Betsy Meyer Memorial Exhibition, consists of an award of $1000 and a solo exhibition to each selected artist. This award and associated exhibition program is an effort to support the talented contemporary artists in the region, to honor deserving artists in the field, and to encourage excellence and experimentation in artistic practice, presentation, and community involvement. Adult fine artists, who are not full time students, living in the Mid-Atlantic Region are eligible to apply. All mediums are welcome.  Artists selected to receive this award will be notified in December 2014 and the exhibition will take place in March/April 2015.

DEADLINE: Monday, September 29, 2014 by 11:59 p.m.
AWARD: $1000 & solo show
PROSPECTUS: mainlineart.org/events.php
APPLICATION: mainlineart.slideroom.com
QUESTIONS: Beth Boardman, Exhibition Coordinator bboardman@mainlineart.org or 610.525.0272 ext. 116
APPLICATION FEE: Members $30/Non-Members $35
EXHIBITION: March 9 - April 21, 2015

 

HANDMADE PHILLY ART SUPPLY SWAP - Aug 31

Do you have carving tools laying around, yet long for a set of good pastels? Or vice versa? This swap is made for you. Leave some stuff you don’t need, take some stuff you do. Suggested Donation $10: Tickets now available: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/handmade-philly-art-supply-swap-tickets-12568947059
Transportation: Just a few blocks from the Berks stop of the Market-Frankford line.

Art Supply SWAP FAQ:

This event is part of a world-wide return to swapping in lieu of trashing and buying.
The event also serves as a mixer for area artists. Donation fee goes to pay for venue, to assist with the relocation of the unclaimed items, and to purchase promotional items for Handmade Philly. Please note, this event is exactly 2 hours long. Arrive early or on time!
This event is open to the public. If you have a table, or chairs, please bring them! If you have a table that you can bring, please email event organizer at info@handmadephilly.com to coordinate details. Note, event is on the 3rd floor and unfortunately venue is not handicap accessible.

What kind of supplies can be brought in for swapping?
Lightly used paint tubes, blank or prepared canvasses, unwrinkled paper reams, stacks, pads, or large sheets/rolls, gently used tools (like brushes, drafting tools, carving sets, glue guns), bead collections in containers, soft, sealed clay, working sets of markers, books, unopened or barely used adhesives, fibre arts yarns, hooks, etc, collectionsof ephemera or unsusual trinkets for mixed media, easels, new/unopened sets of materials, Dremmel or similar tool, portfolios, drying press, vintage or antique art-making-related items, sets (“everthing you need to make one art quilt”), unopened blocks of clay


Here's a great website if you're job hunting...
http://www.pamuseums.org/site/showpage.asp?page=15

 

ALUMNI HAPPENINGS!

If you are interested in having a show in Boland Summer/Fall 2015, please send 15 jpegs, image list, artist statement and resume to:

Jeanne Bracy, Boland Hall
Saint Joseph's University
5600 City Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131

OTHER NOTEWORTHY INFO!

Alumni please email me any shows you may be participating in so that I can list it here and on Facebook.  I'd love to hear from you!  jbracy@sju.edu