Art of the Northeast, now in its 62nd year at the Silvermine, has announced this year’s juror and has put out a call to artists.
One of the most anticipated regional juried shows, traditionally drawing over 1,200 entries, this program is open to all media and artists throughout New England, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. The entry fee is $25 per piece, and cash prizes range from $4,000 to $9,000.
This year’s juror is Tom Eccles, executive director of the Center for Curatorial Studies at Bard College in New York.
Throughout its history Art of the Northeast, originally called Art of New England, has been a showcase for many emerging artists who have gone on to receive national acclaim. Past jurors have included curators and directors of major galleries and museums including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, MOMA and the Whitney.
This year’s show runs Friday, April 15 through Friday, June 3.