Putnam Arts Council’s
Art: A Lifelong Journey
Showcasing the creative expressions of working artists
75 and over.
June 2 – 21, 2013
Reception & Awards: Sunday June 2nd, 2-4pm
Belle Levine Art Center, 521 Kennicut Hill Rd., Mahopac, NY
845.803.8622 • putnamartscouncil.com
Gallery Hours: Tues - Fri 11am-3pm and Sun 1-4pm
Working artists 75 and over are invited to exhibit a maximum of 2 pieces of original fine art. Artwork must have been completed within the past five years and may not have been previously exhibited with the Putnam Arts Council.
Two-dimensional work must be framed with screw eyes and wire attached, ready to be hung. Three-dimensional free-standing objects must be securely attached to their bases and may not exceed 48" x 48" x 72"; weight must be manageable by one person.
JUROR OF AWARDS:
James B. Sparks is a prolific painter, photographer and instructor whose work has been shown and collected country-wide. His BFA in Painting is from Washington University and MFA from the University of Southern California.
Best in Show, Second Place & Third Place. All awards will be selected at the discretion of the Juror and will be announced at a public reception Sunday, June 2nd , 2-4pm.
Entry forms will be provided at time of drop-off. Please help us to identify your work by placing a label on the BACK (or bottom if your work is a sculpture) which includes your name along with the title, medium & price of the artwork.
$25 per artist / $20 for Putnam Arts Council members. Artists may receive the discounted entry fee by joining the Arts Council at time of drop-off. $15 is the annual membership rate for Senior Citizens and provides timely information and discounts on all exhibits, classes and special events.
The Putnam Arts Council retains a 35% commission on sales.
HAND DELIVERY OF ARTWORK:
Thursday 5/23, Friday 5/24, Saturday 5/25: 11:00 – 1:00, or by appointment. All artwork must be received by Saturday, 5/25. Please bring a copy of your bio/Artist’s Statement for our Exhibit Book.
PICK UP AT CONCLUSION OF SHOW:
Sunday 6/23 noon -2pm or by appointment.
Special Thanks to exhibit sponsors: Mr. & Mrs. E. Nobles Lowe, Mrs. Nancy Dill & Mahopac National Bank
putnamartscouncil.com or 845-803-8622
PAC’s programs & services are made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. Public support is also provided by Putnam County government. Additional revenue is generated by the Putnam Arts Council through membership, educational & creative programs, through fundraising efforts & donations.
PDF of Prospectus here.