MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
The Delaware Watercolor Society (DWS) is a nonprofit organization
headquartered in Rehoboth Beach focused on exploring, creating, and sharing the
wonders of watercolor and aqueous media with new, emerging, and professional
artists from Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland, Washington, DC, Pennsylvania, and
Virginia. DWS is calling for entries from member and non-member watercolor
and aqueous media artists interested in submitting artwork for our upcoming DWS
Juried Fine Art Exhibition. The Exhibition will be held at the Biggs Museum of
American Art,406 Federal Street,Dover, Delaware 19901.
Artists 18 years or older,may submit for consideration up to two original works that
have been created within the past three years in any water-based media except
water-based oils. Paintings previously shown in DWS juried exhibitions are
ineligible. Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity to see your painting hanging on
the museum’s walls, start painting your entries now. Artwork entries for this
exhibition must be delivered to the Biggs Museum of American Art on October 30,
2017 from 10am-12 noon. The exhibition will be open to the public and will
remain in place until January 21, 2018.
Our Juror and Awards Judge, Mick McAndrews, PWCS, BWS, PWS will select the
paintings to be included in the exhibition and will then award both monetary and
merit awards. Monetary awards totaling $600, for First, Second, and Third Place
and non-monetary Merit Awards will be given to artists whose paintings
demonstrate significant artistic value deserving acknowledgement.
The exhibition will be on display in the Biggs Museum of American Art from
November 3-January 21, 2018. A Reception open to the public will be held on
November 3, 2017 from 5:00pm -7:00pm.
Please go to www.delawarewatercolorsociety.org to download a detailed prospectus
and necessary entry forms. If you have questions, please contact our Exhibition
Director at 302-945- 3721.