McCord Gallery and Cultural Center
9602 W. Creek Road
Palos Park, IL 60464
McCord Gallery and Cultural Center is excited to announce our upcoming competition “Celebrating the Emerald Isle,” a juried exhibition of works documenting the lore and imagery of Ireland. There is a $25 entry fee and the final date for entry is January 4, 2019. Notifications of acceptance will be received by January 19, 2019. There are strict guidelines so please go to our website McCordgallery.org and download the prospectus brochure. The exhibit will open March 1, 2019 and will have $1,750 in awards to be announced at the opening reception March 8, 2019.
Our Juror will be Dr. Phyllis Kozlowski, a well-known artist and educator. Dr. Kozlowski served as Chair of the Fine Arts and Humanities Department at Moraine Valley Community College. She is currently an adjunct faculty member at Elmhurst College and DePaul University. Dr. Kozlowski has done numerous painting workshops throughout the United States and Europe. Most recently she judged the Illinois Watercolor Society Member show.
This competition is open to all artists 18 years of age or older and is limited to original works in two-dimensional media (oils, acrylics, watercolor, pastels, colored pencil gouache, mixed media, etc.) painted in the last three years. No photography, color laser prints, or reproductions of any sort are eligible.
For more information about this event, please call 708-671-0648 or visit us online at www.mccordgallery.org.