The Art Society of Old Greenwich Art Society of Old Greenwich, Connecticut
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Our Next Event:
62nd ANNUAL SIDEWALK ART SHOW
Sound Beach Avenue, Old Greenwich, CT
Saturday, Sept. 7 - Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013
9 am - 5 pm

Eligibility: Open to all artists. This is not a juried show.
Awards Judge: Joel Popadics, watercolorist, Instructor at Ridgewood Art Institute
Bergen County, NJ

Media: Watercolor, Oil, Acrylic, Drawing/Graphics, Color Photography, B&W Photography, Pastel, Other Media, Sculpture

Receiving for all media (except sculpture): Friday, September 6: 12 noon to 7 pm,
Selleck Hall, St. Paul Episcopal Church, 200 Riverside Avenue, Riverside, CT

Receiving for sculpture: Friday, September 6: 3:30 to 6:30 pm,
Images Gallery, 202 Sound Beach Avenue, Old Greenwich, CT
Sculpture will be displayed at Images during the show.
Large pieces (pedestal) limited to three (3),
smaller pieces (table size) limited to five (5).

Pick-up: Sunday, Sept. 8, starting at 5:00 pm. Any work not removed by 5:30 will be stored in Sound Beach Avenue shop entrances.

Specifics:
-- ASOG Member – five (5) pieces @ $10 each
-- Non-Members - four (4) pieces @ $15 each. (Non-members may join at receiving for $30.)
-- Maximum size: 168” perimeter. Works must be framed and wired for hanging. All works must be for sale. Sculptors must supply their own bases.
-- Portfolio Tables - $30, payable at receiving. Space requirements: 7’ wide x 4’ long. Artists must provide tables and chairs and handle all sales. Space is not reserved. No framed art may be shown at tables.
-- ASOG takes no commissions on sales. Purchase checks will be kept at Sales Table until artists come to pick them up. Buyers may take the art with them. Artists may replace art sold during the show.

Parking: To benefit visitors to the show, artists are asked to park behind CVS or the banks. No parking on Sound Beach Avenue.

For more information, call: Aga Cichi at 646-344-9929.



THE CHILDREN’S SIDEWALK SHOW FOR YOUNG ARTISTS
will be held on
Saturday, Sept. 7.
Art will be accepted between 9:00 and 11:00 am
at Cook and Craft, 27 Arcadia Road, Old Greenwich.
Cash awards will be presented for the following age groups:
Under 5, 6-7 (1st and 2nd grades), 8-9 (3rd and 4th grades), 10-11 (5th and 6th grades),
12-14 (7th and 8th grades), and 15-17 (high school).
Two entries at $2 each.

ALL ENTRIES NEED A WIRE OR STRING ACROSS THE BACK SO THAT WE CAN HANG IT ON AN "S" HOOK.

Instructions for entry form:
Please fill out top and bottom. Please cut on dotted line. One half of form gets taped to upper right hand corner of art, the other half of form goes in our file box.

To download entry form, please click here.

Judging will begin on Saturday at 12 pm.

25 awards are given:
First, Second and Third place in age categories: Under 5, 6-7, 8-9, 10-11, 12-14, 15-17, Best in show, 3 Chairman Awards and 3 Sculpture Awards.

Award winners will be contacted by phone on Saturday afternoon.

For further information, contact Co-chairs, Jo Ann O'Hara at
or Madhu Mather at


MEMBERS’ ONLY JURIED ART SHOW
Flinn Gallery, Greenwich Library
Saturday, July 20 – Wednesday, August 14

Theme: Reflections
Juror: Andrew Lattimore, Hudson Valley Artist.
View his works and profile at AndrewLattimore.com

Media categories:
oil, acrylics, watercolor, photography, graphics,
pastel, mixed media, sculpture
Awards: First - $150, Second - $100, Third _ $50, HM – ribbons
DOWLING ASSOCIATES AWARD FOR BEST OF SHOW: $500

Receiving: Saturday, July 20: 10 AM - 2 PM
Judging: Sunday, July 21: 1 – 5 PM
Pick-up (unaccepted): Monday, July 22: 1 - 4 PM
Reception: Thursday, July 25, 6 – 8 PM
Pick-up of all works: Wednesday, August 14: 1 – 4 PM

-- ASOG members only. ($30 dues may be paid at receiving.)
-- Limit: Three entries $15 each.
-- Original art only. No reproductions.
-- Size limit: 6’ x 5’ (including frame)
-- Work must be properly framed and wired for hanging.
-- All works must be for sale.
-- Sculptors must supply their own bases. No wall sculpture.
-- All entrants, whether chosen or not, must sign up to sit at the gallery desk for two hours during show.
-- Neither ASOG nor the Flinn Gallery takes a commission on sales.

QUESTIONS? Call 646-344-9929 or 203-249-5081


MARK YOUR CALENDAR

Sidewalk Art Show, Sound Beach Avenue, Old Greenwich
September 7 - 8
Purchase Award, Garden Education Center
October 1 - 25
Holiday Show and Annual Meeting, Gertrude White Art Gallery, Greenwich YWCA
December 2 - 28


 

  Click here to see winners

  of the 2012 Sidewalk Art Show  


  Click here to see photos

  of the 2012 Sidewalk Art Show  


 

  Artwork by New England Artists  


 

Watercolor - Oil - Acrylic

 

Pastel - Mixed Media

 

B&W or Color Photography

 

Sculpture

 

 

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