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    • Mary Williams Fine Arts, Boulder, Colorado

    PAAC's 21st Annual National Show

    Click here for Prospectus

    Entry Deadline May 15, 2017

    PAAC is pleased to announce our 2017 Annual National Exhibition and Sale will be at Mary Williams Fine Arts in Boulder,

    September 8-October 7, 2017

    5311 Western Ave #112, Boulder, CO 80301
    Phone: (303) 938-1588

    • 06/01/2018
    • 09/01/2018
    • Colorado State Capitol Building
     

    PAAC Members
    are invited to show their
    large works at the
    Colorado State Capitol
    June 2018 to
    September 2018.

    Here's an incentive to create some large plein air paintings!

    Click here for more information about Creative Capitol, and to see the current exhibition:
    http://coloradocreativeindustries.org/opportunities/creative-capitol/

    Show Title
    The Beauty of Colorado

    Dates
    Entry Period: March 1-31, 2018
    Show: June - September, 2018

    Theme
    Capturing a broad spectrum of viewpoints of our beautiful state, from the urban centers to the most remote and wild spaces.

    Artists
    Must be current PAAC members.
    The show is open to the first artists (up to 40) who apply and meet the criteria.

    Criteria for artwork
    Plein Air painting, or studio painting inspired by a plein air painting.

    • Plein Air paintings will be given first consideration.
    • Artwork size around 24x36, or 864 sq inches.
    • Original Artwork - Oil, Watercolor, Pastel or Mixed Media
    • No Prints
    • Colorado Scene
    • Not juried, to showcase artwork at every level
    • More than one entry per artist allowed. The number of paintings displayed by each artist will be determined by the number who apply.
    • 40 paintings will be displayed.
    • Artists will be responsible to hand deliver or ship the artwork by the date we determine.
    • Ready to hang, with quality frame and D hooks, no sawtooth hangers. 
    • Content may not include violence/guns or nudity.
    • No overtly political statements.
    • Sale terms TBD.

    Entry Fee $25

    Exhibition
    Artwork will be displayed in both public and non-public spaces.

    The ground level of the Capitol’s rotunda is the most formal exhibition space and it is open to the public.

    Art will also be placed in the Lieutenant Governor’s office, located in the Capitol, as well as the office of the staff for the Legislative Council.

    Artworks will also be hung in the Joint Budget Committee room, and two legislative hearing rooms, all located in the Legislative Services Building, across the street from the Capitol. The Lieutenant Governor’s office, the Joint Budget Committee room, and the hearing rooms are not open to the public, however, the works will be seen on a daily basis by state legislators and staff.

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