I'm Kenney Mencher. I'm an artist who left a tenured professorship in 2016 to pursue making art full time. This blog is about art, art history, with a emphasis on human rights. I make homoerotic art featuring bears, otters & other gay wildlife.
Friday, April 14, 2017
The Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts & Sciences (NJ), National Call for Entries: 19th National Juried Competition “WORKS ON PAPER” 2017
Drawing, Painting, Photography, Prints
Deadline: May 5th, 2017
“Works on Paper” 2017 is the 19th Annual National Juried Competition and Exhibition at the Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, Long Beach Island, New Jersey. Works on Paper can include but is not limited to Drawing, Painting on Paper, hand pulled Prints, Photographic Prints, Digital Works on Paper, and Paper constructions that can be wall hung.
The Juror is Jane Panetta, Associate Curator, the Whitney Museum of American Art, NYC. Three cash Prizes and three Honorable Mentions will be awarded by the Juror at the opening reception.
The competition and exhibition is open to emerging as well as established artists working in the continental US.
Media: The 19th annual exhibition, National Juried Competition “Works on Paper” 2017 at the Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts & Sciences welcomes entries of original work, created within the last two years, which explore the varied media which utilize Paper. The Competition and Exhibition is open to artists in continental USA only. Works on Paper can include, but are not limited to: drawing, painting on paper, hand-pulled prints, photographic prints, digital pieces displayed as prints, and paper constructions which may be wall hung.
Awards:Cash Awards will be announced at the reception $500 ﬁrst prize, $250 second prize, $100 third prize; and three honorable mentions.
Specifications: Artists 18 years and older, residing in the continental USA, are eligible. Works on Paper can include, but are not limited to: drawing, painting on paper, hand-pulled prints, photography, digital pieces displayed as prints, photographic prints, and paper construction that are wall hung. Entries must have been created within the last two years and not been previously shown at LBIF.