Richeson 75 International Art Competitions - Small Works 2013
Jack Richeson & Co. is a leading manufacturer and supplier of high-quality art materials. As part of our mission to support the visual arts community, we operate the Richeson School of Art & Gallery and have created the Richeson75 International Art Competitions. The Richeson75 Competitions are meant to offer a venue in which established and emerging artists may show their latest, best work to a wide and appreciative audience. The 75 finalists for each regular contest will exhibit their work in our beautiful Richeson Gallery and in the Online exhibit. The newly created Richeson75 ONLINE competitions also reach a wide audience with Online exhibits of the 75 finalists' work. All Richeson75 competitions are capped off with the publication of a collectible, limited edition full-color, hardcover exhibit book: These books include work of the finalists, and also feature other meritorious entries from the competition. Richeson's underwrites large cash prizes for Best-In-Show and generous prizes of Richeson art studio furniture and materials for each contest cycle.
Eligibility: The Richeson 75 Competitions are open to all artists over age 18. All work entered must be original in concept/execution and have been created since January 1, 2010. Artwork image (not including frame) may not exceed 144 sq inches (height x width) and may not weigh more than 30 lbs.
The categories for entry are:
Oils, Oil Pastels and Acrylic
Other Media (Soft Pastels, Drawing/Dry Media, Watercolor, Gouache, Casein, Printmaking, etc.).
Finalists will be selected and invited to participate in the exhibit at the Richeson Gallery in Kimberly, Wisconsin
from Feb. 5 - March 22, 2013. Finalists in all contest cycles will be featured in the exhibition book and our on-line Virtual Gallery along with information on the artist including artist’s website URL whether they participate in the exhibit or not.
Best In Show - $5,000 cash
1st Place in each category will receive a $1,000 certificate for art materials from Jack Richeson & Co., Inc.
2nd Place Award in each category will receive a $500 certificate for art materials from Jack Richeson & Co., Inc.
Deadline for Entry: November 30, 2012
For More Information: www.richeson75.com/callforentries.html
Download Prospectus: www.richeson75.com/prospectus/smallworks2013.pdf