Galesburg Civic Art Center Exhibition

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

                The Galesburg Civic Art Center announces a call to artists for its annual Members and Friends Exhibition. Families, individuals, professional artists, and amateur artists are all encouraged to participate in this community event.

            Anyone living within a 50 mile radius of Galesburg may enter. There is no mileage limit for Galesburg Civic Art Center members. Entry fees are $15 for non-members and $10 for members.  Artwork must be delivered to the Galesburg Civic Art Center on July 22nd, 23rd,  25th , and 26th .

            One entry is allowed per artist and the work must be an original work of the artist.  All media are accepted if the piece is ready to hang or stand securely.  Size limit is 40” wide by 54” high and 100 pounds or less.

            The Members & Friends Exhibition will run from July 30 – August 27, 2010.  The opening reception, awards, and comments by Juror, Lisa Mohr, will be on Saturday, July 30 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

            The Prospectus is available at the Galesburg Civic Art Center at (309) 342-7415, 114 E. Main St., Galesburg, IL 61401, or it can be downloaded from our website at www.galesburgarts.org .  You may also email them at info@galesburgarts.org .   This program is sponsored in part by the Illinois Arts Council.