The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

April 26, 2013

Monday deadline for Rabbit Run artwork collection submission

Star Beacon

MADISON —  The 22nd annual Juried Art Show, sponsored by Rabbit Run Community Arts Association and the Madison Public Library, opens May 4 and the deadline for artwork submission is Monday.

For more than 20 years, RRCAA, in cooperation with the Madison Public Library, has sponsored this adjudicated event showcasing the art work of some of ortheast Ohio’s most talented visual artists.

The art show runs from May 4 to June 1 at the Madison Library and is open to all visual artists in Lake, Geauga, and Ashtabula counties. Any high school or adult artist may submit up to three works in any two-dimensional medium. Small three-dimensional works may be submitted as well.

Cash prizes will be awarded for best of show and first place in painting, drawing, photography and three-dimensional categories. Ribbons will be presented for first, second and honorable mention in all categories for both adults and students. Also offered is a most promising student award. Jurors for the show are Candice Barr and Meeghan Humphrey.

Applications for entry are available at RRCAA as well as local libraries. They may also be downloaded from the RRCAA website at Applications will be accepted at the RRCAA office, 49 Park St., Madison, through Monday. There is a non-refundable entry fee of $25 for adults and $7 for students.

The art show awards reception is May 4 at 2 p.m. at the Madison Public Library, 6111 Middle Ridge Road. All works selected for inclusion in the show will be exhibited and available for sale at the library through June 1, during regular library hours.