Thursday, August 30, 2012
MS Rezny Gallery in Lexington, Kentucky announces a call to artists for an international juried exhibition, November 16 - December 21, 2012. $500 First Place, 3 - $100 Honorable Mentions. Juror: Douglas Stapleton, Asst. Curator of Illinois State Museum, Chicago. The exhibition addresses our ongoing, symbiotic relationship with plants. This is an open call for works in any medium including painting, drawing, collage, photography, printmaking, sculpture, mixed media, video, fiber, and any type of non-traditional art. Artists are encouraged but not limited to submit work that address some aspect of our connection with the plant world --topics such as consumption, environmental reclamation, invasive species, extinction, healing and medicine, stories and myth. Artists are also encouraged to submit work that adheres to their personal aesthetic and formal styles of botanical representation. $20 for first 3 images, $5 for each additional up to 5. Deadline: October 1, 2012. Visit website for prospectus, or send a SASE to: MS Rezny Studio, 903 Manchester Street, Lexington, KY 40508. Questions? Please contact Mary Rezny at email@example.com or call 859-252-4647.