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18th Annual Aquarius Exhibition
presented by
Medina County Art League

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TAKE IN

When: Thursday, January 27, 2022 from 3 to 6 pm
Friday, January 28, 2022, from 1-4 pm

Where: B. Smith Gallery, 3rd Floor Medina County District Library
For Saftey we will continue last years practice of 4 people every 15 minutes 

PROSPECTUS

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Details

Show Dates: January 31 to March 6, 2022
Library Hours: Monday - Thursday 10-8; Friday & Saturday 10-5, Sunday 1-5 
Artwork Pick-up: March 7, 3-6 pm and
March 8, 1-4 pm, 2022.
What:

The 18th Annual members-only exhibition will be held at the Medina County District Library (MCDL) in Medina during the month of February.  MCAL members are invited annually to exhibit two works in the show.

Awards:

Best of Show $175, 1st Place $150,  2nd Place $100, 3rd Place $75, 4 Honorable Mentions $25 each, and Peoples’ Choice $50

Where: Medina County District Library
210 S Broadway St, Medina, OH 44256

RECEPTION (Tenative)

When: Saturday, February 5th from 1 to 3 pm

Please note that due to the pandemic, it may be necessary to cancel the reception. MCAL attempts to follow all government guidance and this show will be adapted to reflect any directives or changes in status between now and the show. Please continue to check back on this page for potential changes in status.

Judge:

To Be Announced

DESCRIPTION

All entries must be original work done solely by the member artist.  No copies of anyone else’s work will be accepted.


Submissions must be no larger than 168 inches outside perimeter. Enter up to two (2) entries per artist (only one may be close to the maximum size). A diptych is counted as 2 pieces.


All media is accepted in both 2-D and 3-D. All 2-D entries must be ready for hanging with proper frames secured with wire. No saw tooth hangers will be accepted. Work on paper must be under glass or Plexiglas. Mats must be clean. Frames must be assembled securely and be clean and professional-looking.


All wrapped canvases must be finished with painted edges or framed and wired for hanging. No staples showing.


3-D work is limited to what one person can carry with no help and can fit in doorways and elevator. Let Sharon Borror know if you need pedestals for your 3-D work.


Aquarius Exhibition Committee reserves the right to determine the acceptability of any artwork. Work not conforming to this prospectus will not be accepted.


All work will be labeled with the artist’s information and secured to the BACK upper left corner.


Artwork must not have been in any previous Aquarius Exhibition.


Exhibiting artists may be asked to gallery sit for at least one shift during exhibit according to the government directives at that time. Usually evenings and weekends. Sign-up sheets will be provided.

ELIGIBILITY

Open to 2021 paid Members of Medina County Art League received by Wed, December 15, 2021. Send membership payment to MCAL P.O. Box 1071, Medina, OH 44258 or pay online here.

ENTRY FEE

$20 for 1-2 entries  Note: This is at the discretion of the committee & MCAL’s Executive Board.

 

SALES: All sales are handled directly by the artist. There is no commission. All artwork is to remain for the duration of the show.


LIABILITY:  All possible care will be taken to protect your work. Neither the Medina County Art League nor the Medina County District Library will be responsible for loss or damage to submitted artwork. Submission of artwork to this exhibition implies acceptance of all conditions set forth in this prospectus.

 

BIOGRAPHICAL STATEMENT:
If you haven’t done so before, please attach a brief (one paragraph) artist’s biographical statement with your entries or update your previous one.

Questions or additional information: Please email the committee at medinacountyartleague@gmail.com.