Ogdensburg's Remington Art Museum announces new juried exhibit
Friday, June 11, 2010 - 2:51 pm

OGDENSBURG – The Frederic Remington Art Museum announces a new juried exhibit. NYS Juried Art Exhibit 2010, open to artists 18 and older who live in New York State.

The deadline for submissions is Aug. 22. Two-dimensional and three-dimensional works made within the last five years are eligible including paintings, prints, drawings, sculpture, ceramics, photographs, computer generated art, and mixed media.

Two-dimensional work must not exceed 36" wide by 72" high. Sculpture must not exceed 60" high by 24" wide and deep. Submissions should include up to three digital files on CD, with the completed entry form and payment of $10 for museum members, or $20 for non-members.

Email lafo@fredericremington.org for details or a prospectus is available at www.fredericremington.org/documents/index.php?docid=53.

The juror is art historian Karen Shelby, a professor of Art History at Baruch College, The City University of New York. She teaches 19th Century through Contemporary Art, Museum Studies and the Art Market. She specializes in visual culture and The Great War, art and nationalism, and the art collectives associated with ACT UP. Shelby received her Ph.D. from the CUNY Graduate Center.

NYS Juried Art Exhibit 2010 replaces the biannual Amateurs Only! juried art exhibit. The museum's rotation of other juried shows will continue; the annual Members Juried Art Exhibit and the biannual International Juried Art Exhibit open to artists within 100 miles of Ogdensburg.

The exhibit will be on view Sept. 25 through Jan. 8, 2011.

The Frederic Remington Art Museum is located at 303 Washington St., Ogdensburg, NY 13669. The Museum is dedicated to collecting, exhibiting, preserving and interpreting the art and archives of Frederic Remington, and contains an unmatched collection of his works. The Museum is open Oct. 16 to May 14, Wednesday to Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. and May 15 – Oct. 15, Monday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m.