ANNOUNCEMENT: The ballots have been counted and the People's Choice Award goes to Dianne Green and her exceptional painting, Connected in Spirit: Protectors of Land and Water. Congratulations Dianne!
Thank you to all 132 artists who submitted artwork for our 2019 Annual Juried Exhibition. Our three distinguished jurors had the pleasure of reviewing each and every work. After an inspiring day of assessment, 31 works have been selected for this year's exhibition. Please join us at the opening reception this Saturday, March 9th from 1 - 3pm with remarks and awards at 1:30pm. We encourage everyone to attend and be part of the celebration and conversation.
2019 Jurors: Sandy Saad, Curator of Exhibitions and Educations, Visual Arts Centre of Clarington; Renee van der Avoird, Assistant Curator of Canadian Art at the AGO and Matthew Varey, Artist and Head of Contemporary Art at Etobicoke School of the Arts.
Thank you to Stouffville I.D.A Pharmacy for generously sponsoring the 2019 Annual Juried Exhibition. Thank you also to Artephile Stouffville Picture Framing and Board Members Sabrina Silver, Kathryn Mifflin, and Jim Sanders for their contribution towards Jurors Awards.
Selected artists (in alphabetical order by surname):
Katja van den Enden
Many thanks to all. I look forward to seeing you all soon.
Elisa Coish, Curator