This show was formerly the Celebrating Clay, Glass and Fiber Show but will now encompass more of earth's elements and include wood and metal. Artists from throughout the Southwest participate in this very popular show which has been moved to February to allow more of our seasonal visitors a chance to take in the show. Opening reception will be held on Saturday, February 2, 2019, 5:00 to 7:30 PM. Work will be accepted January 26 and 27, 2019. There will be an entry fee for non-members of BAI of $15 per artist.
Contact www.theabf.org for information regarding entry into the contest. Opening reception and awards presentation will be held Saturday, February 2, 2019, 5:00 to 6:00 pm.
Plein Air starts with a weeklong event March 3-9, featuring 15 invited artists to paint en plein air culminating in a judging of work and awards. WORK WILL CONTINUE TO HANG IN THE GALLERY UNTIL MARCH 31. Reception and awards to be held on Saturday, March 9, 2019, 5:00 to 7:30 pm.
Sculpture artist and author Lynn Creighton will display a selection of her beautiful bronzes throughout the gallery in conjunction with the Plein Air Invitational. Her work will go in after the Plein Air awards and will be displayed through March 31. A reception for the artist will be held March 10, 2019, 5:00 to 7:30 pm.
Celebrating the Arts in Borrego, an 8'x20' mosaic and tile mural, will be dedicated on March 23. Funded by a matching grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, the mural is the work of many community members directed by The Pottery's long time director, Ginger Dunlap-Dietz. The public is invited to the unveiling of this stunning art project that celebrates all the arts in Borrego Springs: film, dance, pottery, photography, music, painting, and more. Join in the celebration on March 23 at 3:00 as the mural is unveiled and presented to the community.
Artistic work in a variety of mediums celebrating the wonderful plants and animals of our world. This show formerly was held in October but we've moved it to spring time so our seasonal visitors who arrive in the latter part of the season can view the show. Opening reception will be held Saturday, April 6, 2019, 5:00 to 7:30 pm. Work will be accepted March 30 and 31. There will be an entry fee for non-members of BAI of $10 per submitted work of art. Artists are limited to up to three pieces.
Art of all subject matter and mediums will be coming in all summer, replacing art that is sold. We will be accepting art that has not been shown in the gallery before. Work can come in any time from April 27 on with most of the work being received April 27 and 28. There will be an entry fee for non-members of BAI of $10 per submitted work of art. Artists are limited to three pieces. HOURS DURING THE SUMMER VARY. PLEASE CHECK THE WEBSITE FOR GALLERY HOURS.
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