ARTS INTERNATIONAL 2017 Juried Art Exhibit
50th Anniversary Celebration at the El Paso INTERNATIONAL MUSEUM of ART 1211 Montana
NEW DEADLINE: TUESDAY, AUGUST 1
OPENING RECEPTION: Saturday, September 9 4-7pm Show Opens: Saturday, September 2 1-5pm
Show Closes: Wednesday, October 4 10-5pm
Over $3000 in Awards - Memorial Awards - Sponsor Awards JUDGE . Lyuba TITOVETS JURORS . Robert HIGHSMITH . Rosario PONTE . Kimberly RENE’ VANECEK Sponsored by: MCAD . Texas Commission on the Arts . WestStar Bank . El Paso Scene
Celebrating its 50th Anniversary, the El Paso Art Association is thrilled to announce a CALL - TO - ARTIST for the regions most prestigious competitive art exhibit ARTS INTERNATIONAL 2017. ARTS INTERNATIONAL has a long rich history of bringing the best of the best in creativity, style and technique to a region filled with art enthusiasts and collectors. ARTS INTERNATIONAL 2017 will take place at the historic El Paso INTERNATIONAL MUSEUM of ART, 1211 Montana. Impressive with its large galleries, it’s a grand, desirable venue for art and artists to display their work, not to mention, a boon for any artists CV.
JUDGE . Lyuba TITOVETS . https://www.titovetsart.com
The El Paso Art Association is thrilled to announce world renowned and award winning artist Lyuba TITOVETS as this year’s ARTS INTERNATIONAL judge. Lyuba was born & studied in St Petersburg, Russia, now a long time El Paso icon. Lyuba has a long history with the EPAA & ARTS INTERNATIONAL in particular. She has won numerous awards in past ARTS INTERNATIONAL Exhibits including: Best of Show 1996, Juror’s Award 2000 & 2001. Lyuba’s work is colorful and fluid and her Impressionist style is evident in her portraits and still life's that show her mastery of oils & acrylics. Fantasy, memories, dreams, and experiences are inherent themes throughout her work which offers a lasting impression on the viewer.
JUROR . Robert Highsmith . http://www.rhighsmith.com/
Whether snowcapped mountains or dry desert expanses, Robert Highsmith is truly gifted when it comes to creating stunning watercolor & acrylic masterpieces of our regions exquisite landscapes. Award winning artist, Robert’s work is in numerous art collections, as well as appearing in a variety of art publications. Robert has past experience with ARTS INTERNATIONAL, winning First Place & Jurors’ Awards in 2008, Memorial & EP Scene Award in 2013. Visit Roberts’s website and proceed to be wowed.
JUROR . Rosario PONTE . http://www.rosarioponte.net/index.html
Outstanding in many ways, Rosario is a consummate artist. Nationally recognized, well-traveled, skilled in portraiture of different styles, Rosario's work is in collections from east to west. No stranger to ARTS INTERNATIONAL, Rosario has won numerous awards including Best of Show 2002, Jurors’ Awards 2009, 2011, not to mention Guaranteed Purchasers Awards.
JUROR . Kimberly RENE VANECEK . http://theartave.com/
Founder of the ART Avenue Gallery and Editor in Chief of the ART Avenue Arts & Cultural Magazine, Kimberly has a knack for seeking out cutting edge creativity in all forms of visual media and expression. She has an eye for the contemporary and a taste for style. Kimberly will no doubt bring a well rounded and opened mind to this ARTS INTERNATIONAL.
1*2*3 Friends Call to Artists
Final day for entries: September 19, 2017
Prospectus and entry form coming soon