Calling all Virginia-based artists, it’s time for the Annual Juried Show at Riverviews Artspace!
The 9th Annual Juried Art Show at Riverviews Artspace is open to all Virginia based artists working in any medium and any subject matter. Cash awards of up to $1000 will be awarded by this year’s juror, Marta Staudinger, Director and Founder of the Latela Art Gallery in Washington DC. A People’s Choice award will be added this year. Voting will be open during the opening reception on November 3rd from 5:30pm to 8pm though November 30th to be announced December 1st. Winning pieces for 1st, 2nd and 3rd will also be announced by Marta Staudinger during her juror talk on December 1st during our First Friday Open House. The exhibition will remain on view through December 15th.
Entry rules and complete exhibition details can be found in the downloadable entry form. Entries are due by September 15th.
About this year’s juror:
Marta Staudinger is an artist, art historian and curator. She is the Director and Founder of the Latela Art Gallery in Washington DC, voted DC’s Best Commercial Art Gallery in 2016 and 2017. Marta received her B.A. from George Mason University in Art History specializing in Italian Renaissance, Italian Baroque and European Modernism. Prior to founding the Latela Art Gallery, Marta worked on archival and curatorial projects in many museums in Florence, Italy including the National Bargello Museum, Medici Chapels, and Casa Martelli; in Barcelona at the Antoni Tàpies Foundation; and in Washington DC at the National Gallery of Art as the Samuel H. Kress Archivist. A former resident of Florence, Marta left Italy to pursue her M.A. in Barcelona at the Universitat de Ramon Llull in Curatorial Studies. Fluent in English, Italian, and Spanish, Marta travels three to four times a year lecturing for Smithsonian Journeys in Italy, Portugal and Spain – countries where she also organizes exhibitions and manages artists. When she is in Washington DC she makes time to paint and do yoga.