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Call for Submissions: Small Works Show

The first national juried exhibition at Main Street Arts will be
an exhibition of small works (12″ or less in any direction). Open to artists working in all media excluding film/sound and installation art. This exhibition is open to all U.S. residents at least 18 years of age. Download the prospectus here. Entry is currently open.

 Jurors: Gallery director and staff

 Awards: $1,000 in cash awards

Entry Deadline:  Monday, September 22, 2014 at midnight
Notification: The week of October 6, 2014
Shipping/Delivery Dates: October 28–November 1, 2014
Exhibition Dates: November 6–December 27, 2014
Opening Reception: Saturday, November 8, 2014

Submit your work here. Good luck!

FLORA: A Juried Exhibition of Botanical Artwork

This is the last week for our current show in the main gallery space! FLORA is a juried exhibition of botanical-themed artwork, dealing with flowers, plants or botany as subject matter. This is the first juried exhibition at Main Street Arts and features works of art by 43 New York State artists. Artwork shown in this exhibition includes painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, ceramics, and printmaking.

FLORA postcard

FLORA postcard

Artists included in this exhibition: Judi Cermak, Alice Chen,
Sage Churchill Foster, Cindy Dalton, Brad Daruszka, Hannah Ely, Alexandra Gable, Teresa Gable, Miranda Gatewood, JoAnn Gentle, Bethany Haeseler, Nancy Holowka, Melissa Huang, Patrick Kana, Ileen Kaplan, Keith Kappel, Roberta Kappel, Anne Lamme, Trisha Max, Barbara McPhail, Ho Moon, Connie Mosher, Colleen McCall, Emily McCall, Roberta Nelson, Mary Pat O’Brien, Lynn Patti, Larry Poole, Angela Possemato, Jan Romeiser, Jody Selin, g.a. Sheller, Bob Snyder, Deborah Stewart, June Szabo, Joeseph Tarentelli, Jean Tidd, Ken Townsend, Elizabeth Valenti, Rikki VanCamp, Robert Whiteside, Margaret Wilson, and Esther Yaloz. The exhibition will also include work by its juror, Alan Singer.

Exhibition Dates: May 1–July 3, 2014

FLORA opening reception

FLORA opening reception

FLORA opening reception

FLORA opening reception

FLORA opening reception

FLORA opening reception

So make sure to stop by before July 3rd, to see these beautiful works of botanical art! The gallery is open Tuesday – Saturday, 11:00am – 6:00pm.

Jody Selin, 7 Botanical Panels, 2014, 10" x 10" (each)

Winner of Director’s Choice: Jody Selin, “7 Botanical Panels”, 2014, 10″ x 10″ (each)

Winner of Juror's Choice: Margaret Wilson, Delphinium Delicacy, Watercolor, 2014, 28’’ x 21’’

Winner of Juror’s Choice: Margaret Wilson, “Delphinium Delicacy”, Watercolor, 2014, 28’’ x 21’’

Winner of Best in Show: Patrick Kana, "Specimen 1: Samara", Mahogany, milk paint, lacquer, 2014, 6" x 6" x 44"

Winner of Best in Show: Patrick Kana, “Specimen 1: Samara”, Mahogany, milk paint, lacquer, 2014, 6″ x 6″ x 44″

You can see more photos from the opening reception here and can see more information about our current and upcoming exhibitions here.