Irving Art Association’s Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition pulls entries representative of the the best of American art! It is an honor simply to be hung in this show. The 24th Exhibition is open to all artists 18 and older living in Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico and Oklahoma. Up to three works of art may be entered by an artist for an entry fee of $35. Approximately $4,500 in prizes!
The exhibit will run April 25 – May 23, 2009 at the prestigious Irving Arts Center, which is cosponsoring the event with IAA. Juror is RANDALL M. HASSON. Apr. 26 from 2-5 pm is the Reception and Awards Ceremony. For entry details see the prospectus. For online submission of images go to http://www.texasandneighbors.com/form2009.htm. Entries can also be submitted on CD by mail.
On January 10, 2009 a workshop “Shooting Your Artwork for Digital Submission” will be given at the Irving Arts Center in order to help artists convert from submitting slides to using digital images for entries. For more info email the Workshop Chairmain at email@example.com. For tips on shooting your artwork click here – Angie Vangalis explains taking good digital art photos.
On Feb. 8 IAA will host a Texas & Neighbors Preview Night at 7 pm at the Irving Arts Center. Light refreshments will be served. Come enjoy the art & the company!