About the show

Welcome artists and art lovers! The first annual Newmarket Juried Art Show has come & gone! Amazingly, 81 artists with 223 pieces of work sent in – pretty good for the First Annual, starting from no mailing list!

From those, the jurists selected 47 pieces by 29 artists. It was a long day.

Where: Newmarket’s Old Town Hall

Contact: Just leave your contact info on our Contact page – click here

Awards: We presented these awards at the Opening Reception:

  • Jurors’ choice: $250 (Sponsored by the Co-Directors)
  • Best Painting: $100 (Sponsor: Jackie Playter)
  • Best Photograph: $100 (Sponsor: Fuse Chamber)
  • Best Sculpture: $100 (Sponsor: Steve Whitfield)
  • Best Pottery or Ceramics: $100 (Sponsor: Linda Kempton)
  • Best Mixed Media: $100 (Sponsor: Jackie Playter)
  • Four Honourable Mentions: $50 each (still seeking sponsors)
  • Special VR Gallery Award: One artist will win a six-month 3D Virtual Reality Gallery from Canadian startup Art Gate VR.

Please contact us if you wish to become a sponsor for the 2020 show.