the artist’s studio by Laura Adai / Unsplash

Essex County is inviting non-experienced and experienced senior citizen artists in the county to participate in the 2021 Essex County Senior Citizens Juried Art Display and Exhibition.

The deadline to submit artwork is Wednesday, Sept. 1.

Types include acrylic portray, craft, digital, combined media, oil painting, pastel, print, pictures, sculpture, watercolor painting and works on paper. Initial-spot winners will be eligible to participate in the New Jersey Senior Art Contest.

Every single entrant should be at the very least 60 many years previous and a resident of Essex County in order to take part. Specialist artists have to meet up with at the very least two of the subsequent situations: have marketed their art by means of business channels including craft fairs have demonstrated their artwork in qualified galleries or qualified artwork reveals for two or more many years have had their work chosen in two or additional juried art or craft reveals have received two or much more awards for their operate or have a skilled membership in an artist’s or craft person’s guild or association.

Contributors can post two entries of initial artwork finished in the very last three many years. Artwork have to be matted, mounted or framed, with screw eyes and wire attached. Hanging artwork may perhaps be no more than 36 inches in any dimension. Perform lesser than 10 inches in any dimension may perhaps be involved. Sculpture or 3D crafts cannot exceed 36 inches in any dimension.

All photos of the artwork ought to be obviously labeled with the artist’s name, address, title of work, medium, date created, dimensions, skilled or non-skilled standing, and approximate worth of the painting.

For more info or to get hold of an application, check out essexcountynj.org or speak to Jackie Matthews at 973-735-6228 or [email protected]org.