UPTOWN GALLERY CALL FOR ENTRIES: The October-November Show in the WLM Loft at Uptown Gallery will be a judged show called “Floral Fantasy”, open to all artists in the Richmond area. The judge is Richmond watercolorist and oil painter Patti Bartol. If you have floral works to exhibit, drop them off at Uptown Gallery, 1305 W. Main St., from Thursday to Saturday, September 26—28, between 11 am and 4:00 pm. The entry fee is $10 EACH for the first two works, and $5 EACH for up to three additional works. The opening reception is 5:00—8:30 pm Friday October 4th. The awards ceremony and judge’s Gallery Talk will be around 6:30 pm that evening. Ribbons and awards will be presented.
ART FOR THE JOURNEY GALA EXHIBITION: This years exhibition will be held at the U of R Jepson Center on Thursday, October 24 from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Artists who are interested in participating should submit a maximum of four images of current artwork to be exhibited by September 15th to firstname.lastname@example.org along with the Gala Entry Form. Current images will be reviewed by an anonymous panel of Richmond professional artists. A follow up letter will be sent after the jury process has been completed. Images of the artwork chosen by the jury will be featured in a social media mailing to guests and to the general public. 50% of the sale prices will be donated to Art for the Journey. Net payment to artists for sales will be made within 45 days of the event. If you have any questions about the show please contact Nancy Eagleman at the above email address.