2016 Sitar Juried Exhibtion: Call for Artists

By Editorial Team on September 26, 2016

Deadline: Sat, 22 October 2016

Photo courtesy of Sitar Arts Center.
Photo courtesy of Sitar Arts Center.


Deadline: Saturday, October 22, 2016


Sitar Arts Center celebrates arts in the community with their seventh annual juried exhibition. The exhibition will showcase work from local artists, including student and parent artists from the Sitar community in a variety of mediums.

What is your perspective on city living? What are your fondest memories, moments or favorite landmarks? This call to art is open to all forms of artistic expression that represent images or views of living in the city, the people and places within the city; past or present. Any city can be used for inspiration. Multimedia combined with creative writing will also be accepted with visible images. Work must have been created within the last five years. The works will be judged on aesthetic quality, craftsmanship, composition and relation to theme.

Jurors for the exhibit include:

  • Lyric Prince
  • Other Jurors TBA

All entries must be accompanied by an entry form and entry fee. Monetary prizes will be awarded. Images should be appropriate for viewing by children.

Additional Information:

  • Entrance Categories
    Youth 10 – 15
    Young Adult 16 – 21
    Adult 22 & Over
  • Submission Deadline
    October 22, 2016
  • Exhibition Dates
    October 24 to
    December 2, 2016
  • Opening Reception &
    Awards Ceremony
    November 3, 2016
    6:30 PM
  • Prizes
    • Youth 1st Place $50
      Youth 2nd Place $25
    • Young Adult 1st Place $100
      Young Adult 2nd Place $50
    • Adult 1st Place $200
      + solo exhibition at Sitar
      Adult 2nd Place $100″

For more information contact Lorenna Maysonet (202)797-2145 or lorenna@sitarartscenter.org