Category Archives: Exhibits

IAA Annual Juried Show Deadline Apr. 10 – update (deadline extended to Apr. 15 – now enter & pay online)


The 54th Annual Irving Art Association Members Juried Art Show will be on exhibit April 26 to May 28, 2009 at the Jaycee Center. Juror will be Maureen Brouillette, award-winning acrylic and collage artist and art instructor from Dallas. For complete information, see the prospectus.

Members should take note that the entry procedure is different this year and the deadline is EARLY! Now preregistration and prepayment is REQUIRED, and digital images (by email or on CD) is the accepted format (instead of just delivering your art and entering the day before hanging.) If you need help getting those digital photos ready then come to photo sessions at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts on either Tuesday, March 31 or Wednesday, April 1. You can now also enter online and pay by PayPal or a credit card through PayPal. See the Registration page.


March 31 Assistance with digital entries: Ron Stephens, photographing your art from noon until 2:00 pm
April 1 Assistance with digital entries: Bev Fuqua, photographing your art from 6:00 – 8:00 pm
April 14 Assistance with digital entries: Ron Stephens, photographing your art from 12:30 until 2:00 pm
April 15 [Deadline extended] Email or send CD of up to 3 jpg. images to Ron Stephens, Show Chairman at or 2925 Linden Lea, Irving TX 75061 to arrive no later than midnight 4/15/09. Send $35 entry fee check made out to Irving Art Association c/o Ron Stephens, 2925 Linden Lea, Irving, TX 75061. Detach and send completed entry labels and entry form with check.
April 17 Notice of acceptance sent.
April 25 (10AM to 12 Noon) Hand deliver accepted artwork ONLY: to Jaycee Center for the Arts, 2000 W. Airport Freeway, Irving, Texas. Phone (972)721 8063/2488.
May 3 (2PM to 4PM) Reception and Awards Ceremony at Jaycee CFA at Jaycee Park. Artists must be present to receive an award or must have a representative accept in their place.
May 29 (10AM to 4PM) Pick up your artwork at Jaycee Center for the Arts. Award winning works are to be delivered by the artist with their ribbons to the Irving Arts Center New Talent Gallery between 11 am and 1 pm on May 29, 2009 and picked up by the artists on June 29, during the business day by noon. Artist must sign in at IAC office