Artists living in New York State are invited to submit entries to The Art of New York: Annual Juried Art Show hosted by the Arkell Museum and Canajoharie Library. Juror Walter Hatke is a peer-elected member of the National Academy of Design, was a first apprentice and painting assistant to Jack Beal, a leader of the New York Realists movement, and an assistant to the sculptor Alexander Calder. He is the former Walter C. & May I. Baker Professor of Visual Arts at Union College (retired) and is represented in collections throughout the US. Selected awards include fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, Vermont Studio Center, an Ingram Merrill Foundation Grant for Painting, and Best of Show award from the Salmagundi Club, New York, NY in 2019.

Limit of 50” for 2D, 24” for 3D work. Accepted works are on display from May 13 through July 24, 2022, in the Regional Art Galleries. Accepted artists and a guest may tour the Arkell Museum with one-day-free admission passes. Accepted artists are also eligible for consideration for solo Regional Art Gallery exhibitions. Application deadline: April 11, 2022

Awards: Best in Show – $300 cash prize, a $100 gift card from Golden Artist Colors, and a solo exhibit in one of the three Regional Art Galleries; two Juror’s Choice Awards – $100 cash plus a $100 gift card from Blick Art Materials; two Awards of Excellence – a $100 gift card from Blick Art Materials.

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