Solar Lawn Art Show Proposals Open To All Florida Artists, As Art Synergy V Lights Up! Deadline Is November 30th

The Rickie Report shares a Call which is Open to All Florida Artists!  Art Synergy 2018 is accepting proposals for a Solar Lawn Art Show, including LED and Solar powered Art and Sculpture.  The public will enjoy the display during ArtPalmBeach 2018/ Art SynergyV Art Week, January 20th. The details are here.

 

 

 

 

OPEN TO ALL FLORIDA ARTISTS

Art Synergy Art Call: Solar Lawn Art Show
Art Synergy Art Call: Proposals Now Being Accepted.
Art Synergy Lights Up!
Solar Lawn Art Show
LED and Solar Powered Installation Art and Sculpture Show

ELIGIBILITY:
The Show is open to all Professional artists

Event Dates:  Jan 20, 2018
Application Deadline: November 30, 2017
Notifications of acceptance: Dec 15, 2017

Application Fee: $20.00
Online Payment:
Payments Online can be made at PayPal to artsynergypbc@gmail.com

Please write Solar Lawn Art Show in Notes Area!

OR
Mailed to:
The Box Gallery c/o Art Synergy
811 Belvedere Road, W.P.B., FL 33405

Part of:
Art Week 2018 Events
and
Art Synergy V Exhibition
at ArtPalmBeach 2018
Palm Beach County Convention Center
West Palm Beach, FL

www.artsynergy.org

 

 

 

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CONTINUUM WPB Announces VIP Black Tie And Venetian Mask Event With Open Call For Venetian Mask Artists

CONTINUUM WPB announces a Call for Artists to decorate Venetian masks of various designs. Art Lovers: Save the Date of Thursday, January 18th  7:30 – 10:30 PM for the V.I.P. Black Tie and Venetian Mask Fundraiser Gala!  The event will benefit The Spady Cultural Heritage Museum.   Artists will decorate the masks that will be sold at a silent auction that evening.  The Rickie Report shares the details here.

 

 

 

Call to artists:  Venetian Mask

 

 

 

Opening night for CONTINUUM WPB:

Thursday, January 18th  7:30 – 10:30 PM

 V.I.P. Black Tie and Venetian Mask Fundraiser Gala!

The event will benefit The Spady Cultural Heritage Museum

 

Artists will decorate masks that will be auctioned at the silent auction during the Black Tie and Venetian Mask Charity Affair.
Must do the following:

· Fill out application
· Pay the fee
http://www.continuumwpbarts.com/p/call-to-artist-venetian-mask.html

 

 

 

For more information about this event or Continuum2018 visit: http://www.continuumwpbarts.com

 

 

 

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Final Days To Apply To “Art Synergy V” Exhibit at ArtPalmBeach 2018

Take advantage of this exciting opportunity! The ART SYNERGY V Exhibition at ArtPalmBeach Fair, January 17-21, 2018, is a juried exhibition and sale of exceptional work created by professional artists in Palm Beach and Martin Counties. This exemplary showcase is held at the Palm Beach County Convention Center, Palm Beach, FL., and is dedicated to providing a rich visual arts experience for collectors and art enthusiasts from all over south Florida.  The deadline is NOVEMBER 15th!

 

 

The ART SYNERGY V Exhibition

at

ArtPalmBeach 2018

January 17-21, 2018

EXHIBITION LOCATION
Art Synergy Booth at ArtPalmBeach 2018

Palm Beach County Convention Center
650 Okeechobee Blvd    West Palm Beach, FL 33401

 

 

 

All artists wishing to participate are required to submit an application to the jury and must apply online. Two invited curators will serve as jurors who are professionals in the field of fine craft are invited each year to jury the applicants’ work.

 

Deadline is NOVEMBER 15th!

http://www.juriedartservices.com/index.php?content=event_info&event_id=1326

 

 

APPLY TODAY!

 

 

 

 

 

For more details contact:
ArtSynergyPBC@gmail.com

 

 

 

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Art Synergy V Exhibition At ArtPalmBeach2018 Announces Call To Artists In Palm Beach And Martin Counties

The ART SYNERGY V Exhibition at ArtPalmBeach Fair, January 17-21, 2018 is a juried exhibition and sale of exceptional work created professional artists in Palm Beach and Martin Counties. This exemplary showcase is held at the Palm Beach County Convention Center, West Palm Beach, FL., and is dedicated to providing a rich visual arts experience for collectors and art enthusiasts from all over south Florida.  The Rickie Report shares this CALL FOR ART and the details.  ART LOVERS: Mark these dates and be prepared to be wowed!

 

 

 

 

EXHIBITION LOCATION:

Art Synergy Booth at ArtPalmBeach 2018

Palm Beach County Convention Center

650 Okeechobee Blvd     West Palm Beach, FL 33401

January 17-21, 2018

 

During Art Synergy’s fifth year at Art Palm Beach there will once again be a juried exhibition in the convention center where approximately 20 artists will be selected to show. The call is open to artists from Palm Beach and Martin counties and all media is eligible. (www.juriedartservices.com) It is an excellent opportunity for local artists to have a chance to be part of West Palm Beach’s premier art fair. Application are available on www.juriedartservices.com.

 

This Year the jurors are Jo Lauria, Independent Art & Design Curator and Arts Writer, Former arts Administrator and President of The Board Art Options, And Decorative Arts & Design Department, Assistant Curator Los Angeles County Museum of Art; And Cynthia Gibbons, Founder and President of Art Placement International, An Art Consulting Firm.

 

 

There will be several exciting new additions to the schedule of events for Art Synergy’s Art Week. This year we are proud to partner with Old School Square in bringing a hands-on art project for children to the convention center where they will be able to create. art and exhibit in the booth during the show. We will be offering free tickets to the fair for the children and their parents.

Each evening after the close of the fair, we have scheduled events with our district partners in Lake Worth, Delray, West Palm and Lake Park. A schedule will be available on the website soon. (www.ArtSynergy.org)

A variety of programs and events will be held throughout in the county, giving artists everywhere a chance to participate. Once again, we will be producing an art guide that will not only provide artists, galleries and art supporters a chance to reach the many attendees to the fairs, but will also provide much needed funds to support and grow Art Synergy and its programs. The guide will be available in print and online and will be vastly promoted through social media. It will be available for distribution at both fairs and at elect locations throughout the county. Reserve your space at www.artsynergy.org.

 

 

APPLICATION GUIDELINES:

 

The non-refundable processing fee for the online application is $40, payable online when you fill out the application on, or before November 15, 2017.

The late application deadline is November 20, 2017. A non-refundable $20 late fee in addition to the regular application fee (total $60) will apply.

Art Synergy/ArtPalmBeach 2018 Exhibition is open to all professional artists who reside and work in Palm Beach and Martin Counties.

All work to be exhibited must be well conceived, expertly executed, and arrive ready to hang.

If you need a pedestal or monitor YOU MUST PROVIDE IT. All work should reflect the individuality of the artist. NO GICLEE reproductions.

JURIED ART SERVICES
Please refer all questions on application procedures to: support@jurying.net

ELIGIBILITY
The Show is open to all Professional artists who are residents of Palm Beach and Martin Counties in Florida.

CATEGORIES
2D, 3D, and Video/Film

ENTRY RULES
The images submitted must fully reflect the work to be exhibited in the booth. An artist who works in more than one media category must submit an application in each category. If one application is accepted, only work in that category may be exhibited.

IMAGES
Each applicant may submit (1) one image of each work to be shown for consideration by the jury. A minimum of two (2) works and a maximum of three (3).

File format: JPEG only
File dimensions: No smaller than 1920 pixels on the longest side
File resolution: 300 dpi (standard web resolution)
File size: 5 MB maximum

JURY DECISIONS
Jurors’ selections are based on the level of technical skill, quality of workmanship, and originality of design as represented in the images submitted.

 

Notification of the jury’s decision for the 2018 show will be posted online at ArtSynergy.org on November 30, 2017.

A contract and other forms will be sent to those accepted into the 2018 show.

You must provide a Certified Certificate of Authenticity for each work accepted.

Please double check to make sure you have entered an up-to-date email address on your application.

**All submitted 2D or hanging works must be wired and ready for hanging, loose flat work not framed (I.e. prints, photographs, etc..) will not be acceptable entries.**

Online Payment:
Payments Online can be made at PayPal to artsynergypbc@gmail.com

 

Art Synergy, a non-profit organization, was fortunate to have caught the eye of the Lesters at Next Level Art Fairs and through their auspices the organization has received a booth at the ArtPalmBeach for the past four years, with 2018 being the fifth Art Synergy.

 

 

Art Synergy has grown considerably since its inception and our volunteer staff and support has grown along with it. The organization, run by Rolando Chang Barrero and Ilene Gruber Adams, artists and advocates, holds several meetings yearly, open to the public, where we request help from the community to work with us in everything from planning, to finance hanging the shows. We look forward to another successful year and cannot thank the Lesters enough for the support they have shown us.

Mission:
Art Synergy is the unique countywide movement of artists, business and civic leaders committed to unifying and promoting the diverse culture of Palm Beach County’s and South Florida’s vibrant arts community. Our goal is to broaden the education and culture of our children through the arts via joint parent/child experiences.

 

 

www.ArtSynergy.org

 

For more details contact:   ArtSynergyPBC@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Continuum WPB Arts Celebrates 5th Anniversary In 2018 Bringing A Pop-Up Art Show That Knocks Your Socks Off!

CONTINUUM WPB Arts is an annual pop-up art exhibition in a temporary space TBA in the Downtown West Palm Beach during Art Palm Beach.  Produced by A.T.B. Fine Artists & Designers LLC (ATB), their outreach extends to artists from Brevard to Dade Counties this year. The CALL FOR ART begins!  The Rickie Report shares the details and urges artists, whether emerging or professional, to apply!  The mission is to collaborate different artistic disciplines while enhancing the community.  This event will be located Downtown West Palm Beach.  ART PATRONS – MARK your calendars!  The Event will be January 18-27, 2018.

 

 

 

Call to Artists for 2018

CONTINUUM WPB Arts

 January 18-27, 2018

in the Downtown area of West Palm Beach

OPEN TO SOUTH FLORIDA ARTISTS

from

BREVARD to DADE COUNTIES

 

CLICK HERE TO APPLY:

http://www.continuumwpbarts.com/p/call-to-artists-for-2018.html

 apply

A few reminders to artists when applying to CONTINUUM WPB Arts:

-Before submitting work, READ the entire call a couple of times
-Follow directions carefully
-Make sure your images are quality
-Carefully prepare all your information before putting it into your submission
-Do not use work that you previously submitted in previously CONTINUUM WPB Arts calls, whether you were accepted or not.
-Remove your name from everything that will indicate to the jurors who you are. You can replace it with “the artist” or remove it all together. This includes in the artist statement, in the title & the signature on the art.

 

 

 

Curators, Producers: Anthony Burks,Sr,  Trina Slade-Burks,  Craig McInnis

 

 

ATB has worked with the founders of ArtSynergy to create an exhibition in the heart of downtown West Palm Beach during Art Week coinciding with ArtPalmBeach ) and one additional week with the purpose of attracting local and out of town art buyers to a source of local art. ArtSynergy will also be coordinating other art exhibits and events at art districts throughout the county during this period. For more information about other ArtSynergy events and art exhibit opportunities, go to www.artsynergypbc.com.

 

 

ATB manages the CONTINUUM WPB and this Call to Artists. For the last four years with the help of presenting sponsors like the A&E District for the City of WPB, corporate sponsors such as Bombay Sapphire and arts sponsors like the Armory Art Center, CONTINUUM WPB Arts has developed from a simple visual art exhibition to an annual multi-media art fair.

 

 

Each year, CONTINUUM WPB Arts space holds over 200 works of art, including 3D ceramics and sculptures, created by over 50 artists. Cash prizes have been awarded for the last two years and will be again for year five.  Some events at this art fair will include: VIP Black Tie & Sneaker Fundraiser Opening Gala, the Collectors Brunch and Lecture, the Body Painting Battle and the Mélange Fashion Show just to name a few.

 

 

 

For more information about Continuum, becoming a sponsor, volunteering:

http://www.continuumwpbarts.com/p/call-to-artists-for-2018.html

 

 

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U.S. Debut Of “Israeli Discoveries That Influenced The World” Photo Exhibition In West Palm Beach

A powerful and fascinating photography exhibit highlighting scores of Israeli discoveries make its US debut during Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County’s annual “IsraelDays: A Festival of Arts & Culture”. The photo exhibit, “Israeli Discoveries that Influenced the World”, is free and open to the public, with a Grand Opening Reception on Tuesday, May, 2nd.  The exhibit includes groundbreaking discoveries in agriculture, medicine (INNOVATIONS FOR PARKINSON’S PATIENTS), robotics, computerization (WAZE and the USB FLASH DRIVE), archeology, space, mathematics and social sciences, to name a few.  The high-tech photography will be on display at the Palm Beach Outlets (near Saks OFF 5TH, space #W407) in W. Palm Beach from April 30 through May 7. The Rickie Report shares the details and some sneak peeks.

 

 

 

 

IsraelDays:

A Festival of Arts & Culture

PRESENTS:

 

“Israeli Discoveries that Influenced the World”

Photo Exhibition

Grand Opening Reception:

Tuesday, May 2nd

6:00 pm

At The Palm Beach Outlets

(near Saks OFF 5TH, space #W407)

1751 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd   W. Palm Beach, FL 33401

Sunday, April 30th  through Sunday, May 7th 

Free and Open to the Public

Curated by  Ilene Gruber Adams

 

“WAZE”

Waze, a GPS-based geographical navigation application program for smartphones provides turn-by-turn information and user-submitted travel times and route details.  The mobile telephone network Waze Ltd., which was founded in 2008 in Israel by Uri Levine, software engineer Ehud Shabtai and Amir Shiner, and is now available in over 100 countries, was acquired by Google. (en.wikipidea.org)

 

The exhibit, from Israel’s Ministry of Science, Technology and Space, displays 47 photographs highlighting groundbreaking discoveries in agriculture, medicine, robotics, computerization, archeology, space, mathematics and social sciences. Examples include the development of Waze, the world’s largest community-based traffic and navigation app; innovative treatments for Parkinson’s disease; and the essential office gadget, the USB flash drive.

 

ROBOTICS IN SURGERY

Surgeons who utilize Mazor Robotics Renaissance generally specialize in orthopedic surgery or neurosurgery.  Mazor Robotics believes in healing through innovation by developing and introducing revolutionary technology and products aimed at redefining the gold standard of quality care. Mazor Robotics Guidance Systems enables surgeons to conduct spine and brain procedures in a precise manner in the United States and throughout the world. (www.mazorrobotics.com)

 

 

The photography was supplied by the Israeli government and originally displayed at Tel Aviv Ben Gurion Airport in Israel. For the U.S. debut, the exhibit space was donated by Palm Beach Outlets and curated by Ilene Gruber Adams.  “It’s an incredible honor to curate such an important exhibition for the Jewish Federation. Scientific research serves as a bridge between cultures and nations. I look forward to seeing the positive reaction of the community,” added Adams.

 

 

 

“SEEDLESS GRAPES”

Seedless grapes are generally preferred by consumers for fresh consumption. The development of new seedless selections has been recognized as a key factor in breeding programs throughout the world. Israel’s Volcani Center is actively involved in breeding seedless grapes. Special emphasis is given to the time of ripening, firmness, high sugar content, special aromas, loose and uniform bunches, natural big berries, good shelf life and reduced labor costs world wide.  (www.ishs.org)

 

 

 

“This dynamic, international exhibit offers residents and visitors the opportunity to form deeper connections to Israel through visual arts and learning about prolific scientific achievements. We are thrilled to bring this thought-provoking exhibition to the community and showcase some of the amazing inventions that have come from Israel,” said Bar Sananes, Jewish Federation’s Israeli emissary.

 

NANO-GHOST TECHNOLOGY IN MEDICINE

Nano-Ghosts technology offers a versatile and highly selective targeted delivery system to combat cancer and other diseases, thanks to scientists Marcelle Machluf and colleagues at the Technion Israel of Technology. (www.technion.ac.il)

 

 

“IsraelDays: A Festival of Arts & Culture” is produced in collaboration with The Donald M. Ephraim Palm Beach Jewish Film Festival and the Mandel JCC Book Festival, and in cooperation with Mandel JCC; Alpert Jewish Family & Children’s Service; PJ Library; Arthur I. Meyer Jewish Academy; Palm Beach Outlets; Art Synergy and IAC. Funding is provided by OneWorld Davis Tolerance Project.  Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County works to transform, inspire and save lives in the Palm Beaches, Israel and 70 countries around the world.

 

 

The Israeli Discoveries that Influenced the World photography exhibit is free and open to the public.

For a complete event schedule for IsraelDays, visit jewishpalmbeach.org/israeldays or call Bar Sananes at 561.615.4974

 

 

 

 

For More Information About This Exhibit:

Ilene Adams, The Marketing Works:

561-346-0172

IleneAdams@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

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“Israel Visual” Exhibit Showcases 2D And 3D Art By Israeli Artists Living In South Florida

The Mandel JCC shares a special exhibit to celebrate “IsraelDays: A Festival of Arts & Culture”. The public is invited to the Free Opening reception on Tuesday, April 25th of  ” Israel Visual: Israeli Artists Living in South Florida”, curated by Rolando Chang Barrero and Ilene Adams. The Exhibit continues until May 5th.  The Festival celebrates Israel’s past, present and future through an artistic viewpoint including an international photography exhibit, engaging author discussions, film screenings and an inspiring art exhibit that features the work of local Israeli artists. The Fourth Annual Festival runs through Tuesday, May 16, with events featured at various locations throughout Palm Beach County.  The Rickie Report shares the details of this art exhibit and some sneak peeks.

 

 

 

 

IsraelDays:

A Festival of Arts & Culture at the JCC

 

PRESENTS:

 

“Israel Visual: Israeli Artists Living in South Florida”

Art Exhibition

Curated by Rolando Chang Barrero and Ilene Adams

Mandel Jewish Community Center of the Palm Beaches
5221 Hood Road     Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418

 Opening Reception:

Tuesday, April 25, at 6:00 pm

RSVP:
Free Tickets: Guest

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/israeli-visual-at-the-jcc-palm-beach-gardens-tickets-33023883324

 

Exhibit runs  April 24, through Friday, May 5, 2017

 

 

Art Synergy, (www.artsynergy.org) in partnership with the Jewish Federation, has curated a special exhibition featuring Israeli artists living in south Florida. The exhibit “Israel Visual, showcases four talented and diverse artists, working in varied media, from fiber art to digitally enhanced paintings.  Ilene Gruber Adams and Rolando Chang Barrero were contacted to help put together the exhibit that that will be on display at the Bente & Daniel S. Lyons Art Gallery at the Mandel JCC – Palm Beach Gardens, beginning Monday, April 24, through Friday, May 5.

 

 

Guests will have an opportunity to immerse themselves in a culturally enriching exhibition featuring works created by four local Israeli artists. The opening reception is Tuesday, April 25, at 6:00 pm and is open to the public.  The artist all have a connection to Israel, and many are grown children of Holocaust survivors. The artists are Leora Stewart Klaymer, Judy “Yudit” Eisingber, Linda Behar in collaboration with Raheleh T. Filsoofi and the late Dina Knapp.

 

 

LEORA STEWART KLAYMER

 

“Virgin Bride” by Leora Stewart Klaymer

 

Leora, born in Jerusalem, has taught in Philadelphia, New York and right here in South Florida.  She is a fiber artist and her work has been shown extensively world-wide.” My Fiber constructions are based on my observations of Nature and are a metaphor for the cycles of growth in life and in the natural world – landscapes, seascapes, cell structures, organic forms built with different fibers, along with beads, feathers, coral shards using a variety of textile techniques to create these three dimensional abstracted, structures” Leora explains.

 

JUDY  EISINGER

“Popsicle Flowers” by Judy Eisinger

 

Judy Eisinger, a graphic designer and painter exhibiting colorful paintings created using both tradition painting methods and digital art. Born in Budapest, Hungary, and escaping that communist country in 1956, Judy moved to Cleveland, Ohio, where she began painting at an early age and, at 13, took first place for the design of the City Holiday Card. Judy studied fine art at the Cleveland Institute of Art and the Cooper School of Art, which led to a four-year scholarship to Kent State University. After graduating with honors, Judy began her painting career by showing her colorful paintings at the Shaker Heights Artist’s Cooperative Gallery. Her work soon became sought after and now hangs in private collections throughout the United States, Europe and Israel.  She and her family moved to Israel where Judy designed greeting cards for LION Printing in Tel Aviv.  She has illustrated a children’s book, taught graphic design as an Adjunct Professor at Palm Beach Community College and is the owner and creative lead of Yudit Design (yudit.com)

 

 

LINDA  BEHAR

“Peace Labyrinth” by Linda Behar and Raheleh T. Filsoofi

 

Linda Behar’s current work explores a new approach to feminist concepts that are being explored by many artists: the idea of separating personal identity from the body, and digitally objectifying the female figure. Her work combines laser cutting with traditional printmaking techniques, specifically woodblock printing. Her work here, “Peace Labyrinth”, endeavors to promote peace and tolerance through the discovery of what we hold in common. The artists, Linda Behar, who is of Jewish heritage and Raheleh T. Filsoofi, who is of Iranian heritage, intend to bring diverse communities together in conversation and to send a message of tolerance and acceptance throughout the world.

 

DINAH KNAPP

 

 Collage by Dina Knapp

 

Dina Knapp, is known for making wearable art an art form. Her history and memory series compress history and culture through a layering of objects and images incorporating nostalgic postcards, painting, crochet, vintage fabrics, found objects and tourist souvenirs.  Born in Cyprus and raised in Israel and New York City by Holocaust survivors, Dina died this past October, at 69, of cancer.

 

 

 

For more information about this exhibit please contact:

Rolando Change Barrero, The Box Gallery, 786-521-1199, palmbeachfineartgallery@gmail.com

Ilene Adams, The Marketing Works: 561-346-0172, IleneAdams@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Art Synergy/Art Forms Features 15 Artists At Art Boca Raton’s International Art Fair

Art Synergy/Art Forms is proud and excited to be a part of Art Boca Raton for the second year.  Over 50 artists applied and were juried by James Lancel McElhinney, a renowned artist, writer, and curator from New York. Fifteen artists were selected to exhibit in Art Synergy/Art Forms.  The public is invited to this International Contemporary Art Fair March 16, 17, and 18th at the International Pavilion of the Palm Beaches at the Research Park on the grounds of Florida Atlantic University. The Rickie Report shares the details and some sneak peeks!

 

 

 

 

 

March 16 – 18, 2017

Join Us at Boca Raton’s Collector’s Reception
March 16 – 17,  5 – 7 pm

 

International galleries will be exhibiting modern, contemporary and emerging art on

March 16-18, 11 am-7 pm

March 19, 11 am-6 pm

Location:
International Pavilion of the Palm Beaches

at the Research Park

on the grounds of Florida Atlantic University

3450 NW 8th Avenue    Boca Raton, FL 33431

Parking:

Valet parking and free self parking are available.

 

“Don’t Bet On It” by Laura Ann Jacobs

 

The Art Synergy/Art Forms artists:

Robert Schwartzman

Tony Khawam

Adriano Ficarelli

Silvia Riquezes

Laura Ann Jacobs

Ericka Cespedes

Vicki Siegel

Zbigniew Kijak

Judith Shah

Eileen Shaloum

Deborah LaFogg

Elayna Toby Singer

Michael D’Amato

Heather Sisk

 

“The Donald” by Zbigniew Kijak

 

 

 

Art Boca Raton returns to the Research Park at FAU for its second edition. This dynamic contemporary art fair from the organizers of Art Palm Beach offers collectors a new approach to collecting fine art. Art Synergy is a 501(c)(3) art organization.

 

 

“Wired” by Vicki Siegel

 

Juror’s Statement: March 3, 2017

Sir Alec Issigonis is said to have defined a camel as a horse, designed by committee. Exhibition curators assemble bodies of work, while juried shows are selected from bodies of work the juror did not assemble. The challenge then is to find some kind of hypothetical logic that would allow the juror to create a selection that might have been curated.

In today’s world, polemics of style or taxonomies of media have passed their sell-by date. In the digital age, objects created to engage the viewer and stimulate a response find sudden unity in sharing the distinction of physicality. The question becomes not just one of craft, or even of originality, but how thoughtfully the artwork manifests a sense of purpose, generates an encounter, and delivers an experience. My selection focused on works engaged less in exposition, and more in exploring processes associated with close scrutiny, travel, gender, identity, crisis, sexuality,and mass-media. It was a pleasure to spend time with all of the entries, and equally difficult to narrow the selection from fifty to fifteen—the limit set for accepted entries. My hope is these selections will benefit from their dialogue.

–James Lancel McElhinney
http://mcelhinneyart.com

 

“Untitled” by Heather Sisk

 

 

For more information about Art Synergy:

www.artsynergy.org

 

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Art Synergy/Art Boca Raton Announces Deadline For Artist Applications And Save The Date For Art Lovers

Art Synergy is inviting artists from Palm Beach, Martin and St. Lucie Counties to apply to the call for artists for “Art Forms” at Art Boca Raton Contemporary Art Fair.  It takes place from March 16-19, 2017 at the International Pavilion of the Palm Beaches in cooperation with Florida Atlantic University. Showcasing contemporary, modern and emerging art, sculpture, photography, works on paper and installations, the fair will offer a broad range of art to both beginning and seasoned collectors.   The Public is invited to all aspects of Art Boca.  The Rickie Report shares the details here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Art Boca Raton 2017

Vernissage:
Wednesday, March 15, 2017  6  – 10pm

 

Thursday, March 16, 2017 11 am- 7 pm
Friday, March 17, 2017 11 am- 7 pm
Saturday, March 18, 2017 11 am- 7 pm
Sunday, March 19, 2017 11 am- 6 pm

 

International Pavilion of the Palm Beaches
at the Research Park at Florida Atlantic University
3450 NW 8th Avenue, Boca Raton, FL 33431

 

Art Boca Raton will encompass 60-65 dealers carefully selected by a curatorial committee in order to assure dealer quality and exclusivity.  The International Pavilion of the Palm Beaches will include a 65,000 sq. ft. /6100 sq. meter exhibition hall, a full-service restaurant, sculpture garden, and lecture hall facility. Ample parking and valet service will be available to fair attendees.

 

All artists wishing to participate are required to submit an application to the jury and must apply via Juried Art Services.

The non-refundable fee for the online application is $40. Due to limited space, only once piece may be submitted and cannot exceed 40” in width.

The deadline to apply is February 25, 2017

 

 

APPLICATION GUIDELINES:

Art Synergy/Art Boca Raton 2017 Exhibition is open to all professional artists who reside and work in Palm Beach and Martin Counties.

All work to be exhibited must be well conceived, expertly executed, and arrive ready to hang.

If you need a pedestal or monitor YOU MUST PROVIDE IT.

All work should reflect the individuality of the artist.

Giclee reproductions of paintings will not be accepted.

**All submitted 2D or hanging works must be wired and ready for hanging, loose flat work not framed (I.e. prints, photographs, etc.) will not be acceptable entries.**

 

Apply at Juried Art Services
http://www.juriedartservices.com/index.php?content=event_info&event_id=1184

 

 

 

CATEGORIES

2D, 3D, and Video/Film

ENTRY RULES

The images submitted must fully reflect the work to be exhibited in the booth. An artist who works in more than one media category must submit an application in each category. If one application is accepted, only work in that category may be exhibited.

IMAGES

Each applicant may submit (1i) one image of the work to be shown for consideration by the jury. 3-D art may submit 2 images. File format: JPEG only
Images must comply with those required by Juried Art Services
All image files must be labeled with: artist name_title_size.jpg or they will not be considered.

JURY DECISIONS

Jurors’ selections are based on the level of technical skill, quality of workmanship, and originality of design as represented in the images submitted.

 

Juror: James Lancel McElhinney

James Lancel McElhinney is a Visual artist, writer, educator, oral history specialist for the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, and webcast interviewer for the Newington-Cropsey Cultural Studies Center. He has exhibiting painting and drawing since 1976 both nationally and internationally. He recently completed writing and editing two books on drawing for Sterling Publishing and is currently working on a new book about painting for Watson & Nuptial. He is involved  in renewing a landscape project creating journal, multimedia, and visual art in graphic and painting media to explore the present condition of historic North American battlefields as a socio-esthetic artifact of post-industrial America. McElhinney ‘s goals for outcome include exhibitions, publications, multimedia presentations, lectures and interviews to forge a nexus between historic preservation, nature conservancy, heritage tourism and fine art for general, public audiences.

 

 

 

For more information about Art Boca and Art Synergy:

Art Synergy:

www.artsynergy.org

Art Boca Raton | Facebook:
www.facebook.com/artbocaraton

 

 

 

 

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Rickie Leiter, Publisher

Rickie@therickiereport.com   561-537-0291

17019 SW Sapri Way  Port St. Lucie, FL 34986

 

Back Alley Art Festival At The Lake Park Arts District Features Live Art, Artists, Music, Food, Murals, For The Whole Family

In conjunction with Art Palm Beach and ART Synergy, The Back Alley Art Festival returns… this time, with what we have all been waiting for, A BUILDING Mural!  On Saturday, January 28th, this event marks the unveiling of the 700 block building murals at The Lake Park Arts District. Don’t miss art-related exhibitors and vendors. It all takes place at the Brewhouse Gallery/700 Block of Park Avenue in Lake Park.  This is a family friendly event, starting at Noon and going until late.  The Rickie Report shares the details here.  Artists and Artisans – check to see if you can get a space!

 

 

THE  BACK  ALLEY  ART  FESTIVAL

SATURDAY    JANUARY 28TH

Noon – Midnight

 

This event takes place behind the 700 block / The Brewhouse Gallery

 Park Avenue  Lake Park, FL

 

 

 

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  • Potential Exhibitors – Vendor booths are available but space is limited. 10′ x 10′ reserved section to set up a table and/or tent. Art related businesses, artists, and crafters welcome. $25 due upon set up the day of, cash or check. 

 

 

This will also serve as the official wrap-up party to our fundraising campaign in order to make this mural happen.

For more information please visit :

https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/leaving-our-mark-in-lake-park-a-mural-project-art-community#/

 

For up-to-the-minute listings of events visit:

www.brewhousegallery.com

https://www.facebook.com/TheBrewhouseGallery

 

 

 

For coverage of your events, to place an advertisement, or speak to Rickie about appearing in The Rickie Report, contact:

Rickie Leiter, Publisher

Rickie@therickiereport.com  561-537-0291

17019 SW Sapri Way  Port St. Lucie, FL 34986