On view January 22 through March 17, 2017. Now in its 73rd year, the Annual CT Artists Juried Exhibition features paintings, drawings, mixed media, sculpture, graphics and photography by resident artists of Connecticut.
Join us Sunday, January 22nd from 1-3 pm in the Converse Art Gallery for the Opening Reception and Awards, a special event for artists, friends and the public.
ARTIST NOTIFICATIONS: Click here to view the list of accepted / declined entries for this year’s show.
Declined works may be collected Wednesday, January 11 through Friday, January 13 from 8:30 am – 3:30 pm: Saturday and Sunday, January 14 & 15 from 1 pm – 3:30 pm. All declined work must be collected at these dates/times at the MAIN RECEPTION DESK/VISITOR CENTER of the museum. A $5 per day late fee will be charged thereafter.
Accepted work will be displayed in the Converse Gallery through Friday, March 17, 2017. Displayed works must be collected Saturday, March 18 or Sunday, March 19, from 1 pm – 3:30 pm or Monday, March 20, from 8:30 am – 3:30 pm at the MAIN RECEPTION DESK/VISITOR CENTER. A $5 per day late fee will be charged thereafter.
Our 2017 juror is Patricia Hickson. She has been the Emily Hall Tremaine Curator of Contemporary Art at the Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford since 2009 where she oversees the contemporary art collection and acquisitions, organizes special exhibitions, and leads the MATRIX program, a series of changing exhibitions of contemporary art. Ms. Hickson previously held curatorial positions at the Des Moines Art Center, Williams College Museum of Art, San Jose Museum of Art, and the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston. She earned a BA in art from Bates College and a MA in art history from Williams College.
Image: Coastal Heath by Diane Cadrain, 2016 CT Artists Juried Exhibition Award Winner