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.