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CALL for ENTRIES: Jonesborough Open

2017 February 28

Learn more about the Jonesborough Open Juried Art Exhibit from the Mary B Martin Program for the Arts! more than CORN

Appalachian cuisine is a “new” thing in food circles.  But it isn’t. Everyone carries their own baggage about regional foods.  When I was little, if you referred to mountain food, fried chicken would be hailed as the prime example.  Then with the legalization of moonshine, everyone seems to think the local fare is all about corn whiskey and cornbread.  It is all more complicated than that, I promise.  What if food, in concert with art and culture are THE answer for Appalachian economic recovery?  This next Call offers an art opportunity in Appalachia.  This is a beautiful venue…

Check out this Call for Entries from the Mary B. Martin Program for the Arts for the Jonesborough Open Juried Art Exhibition 2017 at the McKinney Center (Jonesborough, TN).  Only 20% commission on sales.  Take a look….

Learn more about the Jonesborough Open from the McKinney Center!CALL for ENTRIES:
Jonesborough Open
at the McKinney Center

ELIGIBILITY:  Open to all artists 18+

MEDIA:  Open to most media, including but not limited to painting, photography, ceramics, wood, sculpture & mixed media.

DEADLINE:  March 13, 2017

NOTIFICATION:  March 25, 2017

ENTRY FEE: $35 for up to 3, $10 ea. add’l

JUROR: Ted Rose, Professor and Chair, Art Department, Cumberland University

AWARDS:  $2,000 in cash awards will be presented at the exhibition’s Opening Reception on Friday, April 21, 2017, McKinney Center at Booker T. Washington School.  Selection of the awards will be based on the actual art work.  Best in Show $1,000, 2nd place $600 and 3rd place $400.

SALES:  20% commission will be retained as a donation to the McKinney Center.

For complete details, Read the Full Call!

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