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Juried Show & Festivals

The NAC offer’s a variety of ways for artists of all kinds to engage with our creative community!
Don’t see what you’re looking for? Have an idea in mind? We’d love to chat! Contact Denice Hansen, Assistant Director to learn how you become a part of the happenings. denice@norfolkartscenter.org

Annual Juried Competition
**RECEPTION RESCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, APRIL 21 FROM 2:00-4:00 P.M. DUE TO WEATHER CONDITIONS***

Thank you to everyone who applied to the 11th Annual Juried Show! Please join us Saturday, April 21 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. as we celebrate this year’s selections and award top prizes. Please visit exhibit page to see full listing and information about this year’s Juried show.

We encourage artists of all expertise to apply to the 12th Annual Juried Show in 2019! The call will begin in November. If you would like to be on the list or have questions, please contact Denice Hansen denice@norfolkartscenter.org

Below are details about applying to the 11th Juried Show:

WIN
$250 Best of show   |   $150 1st Place   |   $100 2nd Place

THE APPLICATION

DOWNLOAD HERE: Juried_CallForArtist_Application

Applications must be received by midnight
on Thursday, February 1, 2018.

Incomplete entries will not be accepted.

The application includes:

•Entry form
•Fee: $20 for first entry; $5 for each additional entry
(up to five (5) entries)
•CD of artwork or slides
(or email images to denice@norfolkartscenter.org)
JPG format, minimum 300dpi
Labeled with artwork titles only
3D work requires views from all sides
•Artist statement
*Applications can be emailed to: denice@norfolkartscenter.org
Approximately 20-30 fine art works encompassing all styles and genres will be exhibited in the NAC gallery.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
February 1 Application Due
March 1 Notifications Sent Out
April 3 – 7 Delivery of Artwork
April 14 – May 31 Exhibition
April 21 Opening Reception 2:00-4:00 p.m.
June 1 – 5 Artwork Pickup

EMAIL YOUR COMPLETED APPLICATION TO:
denice@norfolkartscenter.org

MAIL OR DELIVER TO:
NORFOLK ARTS CENTER
ATTN: Juried Show
305 North 5TH Street   |  Norfolk NE 68701

POSTMARK OR DELIVERY DEADLINE:
FEBRUARY 1, 2018.



Festivals

Each year the Norfolk Arts Center two festivals in which artists are invited to set up shop!

Soup ‘R Art

Held on the last Sunday in January, this annual fundraiser welcomes art lovers to experience live music, tasty homemade soups and desserts and browse booths filled with original local artwork. New to the event is the Kid’s Zone where children can get crafty and play under a supervised eye while adults enjoy the festivities. This lively event is held at the Lifelong Learning Center on the Northeast Community College Camps and regularly brings in over 800 people. Space is limited and there is a $100 fee to participate. Contact the NAC to learn more about participating!

‘Fork Fest

This celebration of summer is one of Norfolk’s most anticipated events! This full day includes Downtown Norfolk’s Sidewalk Sales, a Food Truck Rumble, Music Stage, Classic Car Cruise and Beer Garden. Artists are invited to set up shop downtown for day. Please contact Denice Hansen for more details and to participate.

ArtStock

Inspired by the desire to build upon the Second Saturday studio experience, ArtStock is a new idea still in the works for this summer. Contact NAC to learn more!