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38th Area Artists’ Annual Juried Exhibit – Enter 9/24 & 9/26 .

08/13/2015

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Attention Bay Area Artists!    Mark your calendars!   Get your best artwork ready to submit in September for the 38th Area Artists’Annual Juried Exhibit   –   With $$$ Awards! 

  • Eligibility:  This juried group exhibit is for artists 18 or over who reside, teach art, take art classes, or belong to art associations in the Bay Area.
  • Entry Fee  A nonrefundable entry fee of $25 for up to (2) two pieces is payable at time of entry.   Discounted entry fee is $20 for Adobe Gallery volunteers (with >6 hours in 2015)  and for current A.R.T. Inc. Members.
  • Awards:   Several Awards of Merit ($150), Honorable Mentions and the Mona Froyland Memorial Award will be announced at the reception.

Download the Call for Art with details & entry form here:  AAA_CallForArtEntryForm2015_v2dist

Bring art entries (completed forms and ready to hang artwork) to the Gallery:
***Thursday, September 24, 6:30pm-8pm OR  Saturday, September 26, 3pm-5pm

Judge: Daniel Galvez
Exhibit Dates: October 10 – November 21, 2015
Artist Reception: Saturday, October 10, 1pm-3pm.
Art pick up dates: if not accepted Oct. 2 (3-5pm); exhibited pieces on Nov. 21 (3-5pm)

The Adobe Gallery is honored to announce this year’s Judge – Daniel Galvez.

Daniel Galvez was born in Calexico, California in 1953 and grew up in Sacramento. After studying at Pacific University in Oregon for two years, he came to the Bay Area in 1973 to attend California College of Arts and Crafts in Oakland where he received a BFA in 1975. He went on to receive an MA in painting from San Francisco State University in 1979. He has worked for almost forty years as a public artist with site-specific commissions for a variety of public facilities including government buildings, museums, libraries and schools. He has completed such high-profile projects as a pair of interpretive murals on canvas for the headquarters of the U.S. Department of the Interior in Washington DC on the occasion of their 150th Anniversary and a mural honoring the life of Malcolm X for the City of New York which is installed in the Audubon Ballroom where Malcolm X was assassinated. His earliest work involved creating outdoor murals in the Bay Area cities of Oakland, Berkeley and San Francisco. In 2014, along with his original team of muralists, he restored his 1983 The Carnaval Mural in the Mission District of San Francisco.

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