From the submitted works, the jury selected 31 pieces from 28 artists. Results will be announced in the next few days – we’re still working out the awards. Forty artists sent us work. Here’s a map of where they were from: Click Here
The deadline just passed, and we have submissions from 40 Ontario artists – not bad for the pandemic year! We’re happy! The artists sent in 111 pieces of work – painting, sculpture (2 in glass!), photography and pottery/ceramics. Geographically, the artists are from 27 different communities. Now – on to the jurying – September 16!
Has your ability to get what you need for your creativity been affected by Covid-19? Many of us have, at some point in the past few months, been unable or unwilling to head out to get the supplies we need. Even as a photographer, I have had to wait to get ink for my printer, […]
Here is the Jury Panel for NJAS 2020
We hope that the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic will be over before our show starts in October, not just for our show, but for all of us on this precious planet. There is a chance that the pandemic will still be going on, though. For that reason, we have altered our refund policy: If the Old […]
Here are some results from our followup survey of artists.
There were 607 visits to the first annual Newmarket Juried Art Show (NJAS 2019). There were 83 at the reception, and a troop of Brownies. Starting from no mailing list, we got 81 artists sending 223 pieces of work. We can’t wait to see what NJAS 2020 is like!
Award Artist Title Sponsor Jurors’Choice Bob Tunnoch In session, Carnivorous Plant Choir Co-Directors Best Painting Anita Niemeyer-Archibald Oblivion Jackie Playter Best Photograph Natalia Shields Juxtaposed Chris Williams/Fuse Chamber Best Sculpture Fariba Kalantari (group of 3 pieces) Steve Whitfield/R A Woods Property Management Best MixedMedia Dave Schembri Tectonic Shift Jackie Playter Best Potteryor Ceramic Teresa Dunlop […]
There were 223 works sent in by 81 artists. Congratulations to all the artists who landed a spot in the first annual Newmarket Juried Art Show. Here are the artists who will be in the 2019 NJAS. For a preview, click here. Natalia Shields Fonthill Irene Hurdle Newmarket Kaitlyn Sproule Keswick Jenny West Aurora Sibernie […]
We put out our call to artists back in the Spring by contacting various Arts groups, associations and Arts & Culture divisions in as many towns & cities as we could find. This map shows where our entrants came from. Each town or city has just one pin; many had more than one artist send […]