All MAG members are encouraged to enter the annual art show at Presbyterian Hospital Matthews. Take-in is Saturday, March 19, from 10 AM to Noon at the hospital's main lobby. The reception is the following Thursday, March 24, 6:30-8:30 PM when the awards will be presented. The show ends Saturday, April 16, and pick up is 10 AM to Noon on that day.
Judging the show is Curt Butler, artist and teacher in Gastonia, NC.
The awards are as follows:
First Place: $300 plus gift certificate and ribbon
Second Place: $200 plus gift certificate and ribbon
Third Place: $100 plus gift certificate and ribbon
Drawing Award: gift certificate and ribbon
4 Honorable Mentions: gift certificate and ribbon
4 Achievement Awards: ribbon
Not a member? You can become a member at take-in and qualify. Registration fee is $25 and the membership fee is $25 also.
This year the hospital has waived its commission fee! So you can enter and sell up to three paintings or other types of works of art (including, photography, glass, pottery and sculpture) commission free! Set-ups of 3-Dimensional works are the responsibility of the artist. NFS works are acceptable. Email Debbie Yacenda if you're interested in entering: firstname.lastname@example.org.