On October 21st the Wyoming Valley Art League will host its annual Members Fall Juried Exhibition and opening reception from 5-8pm. The awards ceremony will be presented at 6pm in the members’ gallery. The exhibit will be on display until December 2, 2016.
The WVAL is accepting submissions in 5 categories: Painting, Drawing, Mixed Media, Photography & Sculpture/ 3-Dimensional. Prizes will be awarded in all categories and Best in Show.
MEMBERS of the WVAL can submit up to 5 pieces. There is a $5 entry fee per piece. Payment due at drop-off, checks are preferred)
If you are not a current member and wish to join the exhibition you may obtain a membership form by going to our website – www.wyomingvalleyartleague.org or mailing in your payment. All contact information is at the bottom of this email.
All selected work must be ready to hang and will be on exhibit for the entire length of the show (Through November).
Artists submitting artwork must be aware that submission does not guarantee the work will be selected or shown; the juror(s) reserve the right to reject work for the show.
As with all WVAL shows, submitted pieces must adhere to professional gallery standards:
All work must be the artist’s original work – No copyrighted work allowed. If you are unsure what this means please contact us. All submitted work must be ready to hang with proper wiring, clean glass and proper framing. Any frayed edges should be taken care of before submission. Canvases must be gallery wrapped and have secure stretchers. Frames must be secure with no splitting corners. No saw tooth hangers, string of any kind or fishing wire for hanging. Wire must be secure standard gallery wire only. Large sculptures must be displayed on pedestals (if more than one) supplied by the artist. At time of submission the artist’s name, address and e-mail (if any), the title of the work, medium (or materials used), size and price (or NFS) must be supplied.
We ask that you Pre-Register your works by emailing the following information to WVAL.firstname.lastname@example.org
(Between September 27th – October 10th)
Pre-Registering will help ease the flow of delivery and help ensure faster drop off.
If you are unable to Pre-Register you can still register during the drop off on October 15th from 12PM until 2PM.
Medium (One of the 5 categories)
*October 12th (Wednesday) 12:30PM – 3:30PM
(Drop-Off available for only Pre-registered submissions)
*October 15th (Saturday) 12PM – 2PM
(Drop-Off for all remaining Submissions)
Art works must be submitted with the appropriate fees, checks are preferred.
Parking is available on South Franklin Street or in the Army-Navy & Bell Furniture parking lot on South Main Street. Access to the WVAL is through the black door with the WVAL sign.
The WVAL encourages artists to present their work for sale. A 20% commission is payable on all work sold and the artist will receive net payment at the end of the show.
The Wyoming Valley Art League reserves the right to use images for publicity.
Looking forward to seeing you all there and to seeing your work!!
The Wyoming Valley Art League/Circle Centre for the Arts
The Circle Centre for the Arts, Home of the Wyoming Valley Art League
130 S. Franklin St
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
Gallery Hours: Noon – 4 PM, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursdays.