Calls for Entry

UMUC’s Third Biennial Maryland Regional Juried Art Exhibition Call for Entry

Photo of University of Maryland University College via Wikimedia Commons.

Photo of University of Maryland University College via Wikimedia Commons.

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Deadline: Tuesday, June 14, 2016

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University of Maryland University College (UMUC) invites entries of works by all artists in Maryland, Northern Virginia, and Washington, DC, for its Third Biennial Maryland Regional Juried Art Exhibition (BMRE). The exhibition will run from September 18 to December 31, 2016, in the UMUC Arts Program Gallery in Adelphi, Maryland.

Artists are responsible for uploading high-resolution images (300 dpi, approximately 8×10 inches) for each submission. The cost is $35 for up to two entries, plus $5 for one additional entry. Artists will be notified of the jurors’ decisions on June 30, 2016.

The biennial exhibition includes a full-color catalog featuring the works of all participants. The Best-of-Show awardee receives a solo exhibition in the 2017 season.

Jurors for the exhibition include:

  • Gretchen Schermerhorn, Artist and Artistic Director, Pyramid Atlantic, Silver Spring, Maryland
  • Vanessa Thaxton-Ward, PhD, Curator/Interim Director, Hampton University Museum, Hampton, Virginia
  • Nina C. Dwyer, Adjunct Professor of Art, Montgomery College, Rockville, Maryland

For more information, contact Jon West-Bey or Eric Key at [email protected] or call 301-985-7937.