Oil Painters of America announces a call for artists for its annual Eastern Regional Exhibition of Representational Oil Paintings, to be held September 9 – October 8, 2016 at Eisele Gallery of Fine Art in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Deadline: 27 May 2016
Juror of Awards is renowned artist Charles Cox OPAM.
Eastern Regional Exhibition entry fee: $30 for the first entry, $15 for the second. Maximum Size Unframed: 720 square inches.
To enter, artists must reside in the eastern region of the U.S. or Canada and be a current member of OPA at an annual fee of $70. OPA is currently accepting 2016 member applications.
Approximately 9 awards will be given with a total value estimated at $11,500 including a $4,000 award for Best of Show.
Dedicated to preserving and promoting excellence in representational art, Oil Painters of America’s primary mission is to advance the cause of traditional, representational fine art by drawing attention to the lasting value of fine drawing, color, composition, and the appreciation of light.
For more information, contact Lpusch@oilpaintersofamerica.
The Port Clinton Artist Club is seeking artists to display and sell their original works at the 60th Annual Arts in the Park to be held on August 6 and 7, 2016.
Deadline: 1 Jul 2016
Thousands attend and view the works of 120 artists and crafters. The show has a 60 year tradition in Lakeview Park and overlooks Lake Erie in Port Clinton, Ohio.
The Port Clinton Artist Club are a group of artists whom are committed to supporting the creation and selling of art as well as training artists.
For more information, contact artsintheparkportclinton@