Artists in Northeast Ohio are invited to enter their two and three dimensional art work to the juried art show sponsored by the Geauga Council for Arts & Culture and held at the Geauga West Public Library. The categories are Oil or Acrylic, Watercolor, Photography, and Other. Cash prizes will be awarded in each category.
Items should be brought to the Geauga West Public Library, 13455 Chillicothe Rd., Chesterland on Monday, August 6 between 12:00 and 4:00. Entry fee is $15 for the first piece and $10 for an additional two items. Checks should be made payable to the Geauga Council for Arts & Culture. Pieces not accepted into the show should be picked up on Tuesday, August 7 between 5:00 and 7:00.
The show will run from August 8 through the 18th. A “Meet the Artist” Reception will be held on Wednesday, August 8 from 5:00 to 7:00. Prizes will be awarded at this event. The reception , featuring our local artists is free and open to the public.
Each year the Arts Council purchases one of the pieces for donation to a local organization. The announcement of the lucky organization will be made at the reception as well. The organization will choose the piece that will best fit with its mission and décor.
The entry form is available at the Council’s web site, www.geaugaartscouncil.org. If you have questions, call Paul Newman at 440-286-9549.