TVAA Exhibit: September Shadows call for entries – deadline August 17

“September Shadows” – TVAA Gallery Art Exhibition for September 2018

September Shadows-Whether figurative or literal, what do the shadows of September evoke in you? Things that have been? Things that could be? Light or shade, hope or despair, peace or turmoil? Let the September Shadows speak through you.

This is an invitation to explore the meaning that connects with you and your art work, and then share it with others. This is open to members and non-members of TVAA (Texas Visual Artists Association) with ribbons being awarded to Best of Show, 1st, 2nd 3rd place, and honorable mention. Cash awards for Best in Show and 1st place!

Submission Deadline: Friday, August 17th, midnight
Acceptance Notification: Friday, August 24th
Deliver artwork: Saturday, September 1st between 10am and 2pm
Exhibit Open to the Public: September 4th – September 28th, during Gallery business hours
Reception: Saturday, September 8th, 4-6pm
Pick up artwork: Saturday, September 29th, 10-2pm

Curator:  Shawn Storer

He holds a doctor of musical arts degree in conducting, Shawn has performed with numerous symphony orchestras, opera companies, and musical theatre groups, on some of the world’s greatest stages including Carnegie Hall, the Kennedy Center, the Meyerson, the Meyerhoff, and Symphony Hall, to name a few. He actively pursues multiple simultaneous creative outlets including pottery, sculpture, sketching, drawing, and painting and has been a featured artist in exhibitions and shows including, RAW Dallas, Chocolate and Art – Los Angeles’ Famous Underground Art Show, and the Dallas Craft Guild Spring and Fall Shows.

This show is open to TVAA members (and/or non-members).

All artwork must be wired correctly. No ½” canvases will be curated without a frame. Gallery wrapped work must have clean edges and no staples showing. Work that does not follow gallery requirements will not be hung.  If invited to the exhibition you must sign up for one sitting day during the month or pay a $25.00 sitting fee for someone to cover your day. Any work not picked up on take down day with be stored for a $5.00 a day fee and then considered abandoned after 30 days. Any artwork sold pays a 25% fee to the TVAA.

Entering this exhibition constitutes an agreement to release the Texas Visual Arts Association, the TVAA Gallery, and the Plaza of the Americas from any liability for loss or damage to works of art in this exhibition. TVAA, the Gallery, or the Plaza of the Americas reserves the right to remove any work that is deemed objectionable for any reason.

For delivery and pick up, you can park in the garage for $1.50 for each twenty (20) minute interval (vouchers are provided for delivery or pick-up). Metered parking is available on Pearl and Crockett Streets. Parking in lots on Crockett and San Jacinto is $6.00. DO NOT park in the permit-only zones behind the building on Crockett Street. Full-day Gallery sitters may park free in the garage (entrance on San Jacinto – between Pearl and Crockett).

If you have further question you may contact the Gallery Director, Maegan Kirschner, at

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