Please join us for the 72nd Annual Connecticut Artists Exhibition Opening Reception Sunday, February 7th in the Converse Art Gallery from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. The opening is free and open to the public, all are welcome.
The exhibition will be on view through March 18, 2016. Now in its 72nd year, the Annual CT Artists Juried Exhibition features paintings, drawings, mixed media, sculpture, graphics and photography by resident artists of Connecticut.
CALL TO ARTISTS: Download the 2016 prospectus by clicking here.
Our 2016 juror is D. Samuel Quigley, Director of the Lyman Allyn Art Museum. Mr. Quigley started his career at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and became curator of musical instruments and associate curator of European decorative arts and sculpture. Later, at the Harvard University Art Museums, he directed that institution’s collections management and technology operations, and was brought to the Art Institute of Chicago in 2006 to oversee the art installation for the Modern Wing. Mr. Quigley has chaired several national conferences, has published and lectured on a wide variety of museum topics and has provided mentorship and resources in best professional practices for institutions both here and abroad.