Arts & Antiques

Artists Encouraged to Submit to “Small Works” Exhibit

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Beauty Art Gallery, located in Newtown Square, Pa.,  holds its 2012 ?Small Works? Juried Exhibition December 1, 2012 through January 10, 2013. The gallery is currently asking for submissions for the show, and welcomes both emerging as well as established artists, 18 years of age and older. The deadline for entries is 5pm on Saturday, November 16, 2012.

The exhibition will feature both two- and three-dimensional works, including paintings, drawings, sculpture, stained glass, glass, mosaics, ceramics, fabric, jewelry and works on paper by artists and fine craftsmen.

?We are pleased to be able to provide awards of cash and merchandise with a cumulative cash value of more than $1,400,? says Gallery Owner Paula Jackson of Edgmont.

The prospectus is available  at the gallery, and by email. Direct email requests to info@beautyartgallery.net.

2012 Juror

The exhibition juror is Bonnie B. Mettler. Mettler has a BFA from Moore College of Art and Design and has studied drawing and watercolor at Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. She is a mural and portrait artist who works mainly from commissions. She has taught at Main Line Art Center, Abington Art Center, Wayne Art Center and the Chester Springs Studio.

Awards

Awards of cash and merchandise accompany the exhibition. Awards have a cumulative cash value of more than $1,400, with each award including a certificate. First Award is $400, People’s Choice and Second Award are $250 each, Third Award is $100. Honorable Mention awards comprise a $50 gift certificate and award certificate.

Awards will be presented at 7:30pm during the opening reception on December 1, 2012. Artworks will be received for review Friday and Saturday, November 16 and 17, 2012, from 10am to 5pm. Accepted works will be featured from December 1, 2012 through January 10, 2013 in the galleries at Beauty Art, Antiques & Gifts. An opening reception, open to the public, will be held Saturday, December 1 from 5pm to 9pm.

For Further Information

For more information about ?Small Works,? contact gallery owner Paula Jackson at 610.517.2345  or Paula@BeautyArtGallery.net. Beauty ? Art, Antiques & Gifts specializes in original art, antiques, and artful gifts and décor.

Beauty represents both emerging and established artists including: art glass by Paul Counts (Calif.); Robin Flynn (Pa.) and Rick Hunter (Calif.); ceramics by David Changar (N.Y.), Renee Chase (N.J.) and Patricia Mahoney (Pa.); hand-painted cards by Sheila (Fla.) and Anthee (Pa.); and paintings by Mark Campana (Pa.), Denise Harrison (N.J.), Robin Frey (Pa.), Patricia O?Halloran (Pa.), Natalie Italiano (N.J.), Rebecca Jacob (N.J.), Paul MacWilliams (Pa.), Deann Mills (Pa.), Chris Niedland (Pa.), Scott Royston (Md.), and Chantal Westby (Pa.).