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CALL for ENTRIES: Faber Birren National

2017 June 26

Learn more about the 37th Annual Faber Birren National Color Award Show from the Stamford Art Association!

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I am a little obsessed with citrus pasta salad this summer, but I’m known for cravings not unlike a pregnant woman. Maybe it is the contrasting sweet & sour flavor of the citrus vinaigrette or the bite of green onions or all that color packed in one bowl.  It is a bowl of summer, and I am hooked.  This next Call is also hooked on color.  Take a look…

Check out this Call for Entries from Stamford Art Association (Stamford, CT) for the 37th Annual Faber Birren National Color Award Show.  This show is devoted to color, regardless of media.  Investigate this opportunity…

Learn more about the 37th Annual Faber Birren National Color Award Show from the Stamford Art Association!CALL for ENTRIES:
Faber Birren Nat’l
from Stamford Art Assoc.

ELIGIBILITY:  Open to all U.S. artists, 18+

MEDIA:  Open to painting, mixed media, sculpture, photography, drawing & printmaking. Note: No electronic media, performance art & installations. 

THEME: “This competition is the only artistic event devoted exclusively to the use of color.”   –from

DEADLINE:  July 23, 2017

NOTIFICATION:  August 14, 2017

ENTRY FEE: $35 for one, $20 ea. add’l.  Note:  There is an additional $55 handling fee per artist, if accepted.

JUROR:  Devon Zimmerman, Ph.D. candidate, former Director’s Assistant at Pace, Modern and Contemporary Art Department, Research Assistant at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and MoMA

AWARDS:  Faber Birren Color Award $1,000, Stamford Art Assoc. Award of Excellence $600, The Vivian & Stanley Reed Founders Award $400, Joyce & Bob Jones Award (2) $150 & the Wofsey Award $300.

SALES:  The gallery will take 25% commission on any work sold.

For complete details, Read the Full Call!

Learn more from the Stamford Art Association!

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