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December 2020 Open Exhibit





Opening Reception, Thursday December 10 at 6:30 PM



Best in Show

“Steelworkers’ Houses” by Craig Nedrow

Honorable Mentions

“Inyanga” by Kathlyn Avila-Reyes

“Scaffolding on 4th” by Sue Canuteson

“Saturday Morning” by Sally Davies

“Rivers Edge” by Rana Geralis

“Easter Ritual” by Jimmy James Greene

“Salimugundi” by Cynthia Grisdela

“Backyard Jam Session” by Judy Guenther

“Black Lives Matter” by Marta Nammack

“End of the Day” by Carol Dawn Petersen

“White Post, Wide” by Jo Ann Tooley



Artist Exhibit Information:

Artists may enter works made within the past five years. Open exhibits are not limited by theme, medium, process, or content.

Digital Submission Deadline: Sunday November 15, 2020 by midnight.


  • Artist must be a current exhibiting artist member of The Art League gallery.
  • All works must adhere to the Gallery hanging and framing requirements. For 2D artworks, no clip frames are permitted and hanging wire must be attached to the frame, not the backing. 2D artworks must have hanging wire. No saw tooth hangers permitted. Canvases may be gallery wrapped with no visible staples.
  • Artists may enter any current work made within 5 years.
  • Works are chosen by the selected juror’s curatorial vision and aesthetic.

We expect to notify artists of the results ten days after the deadline.

Meet the Juror

Mark Bischel

Mark Bischel is an artist in New York City whose work is centered locations involving the figure and the public space, both alienating and beautifully expansive. His work has been represented in various group and solo drawing shows worldwide and in collections including the Schwartz Art Collection at Harvard Business School and the holdings of Artists’ and Fine Press Book Library at the National Gallery of Art. His work also includes illustration assignments for Simon & Schuster, Oxford University Press, the Boston Globe, the LA Times, and NBC. He has taught drawing and image making at the Kansas City Art Institute and The Maryland Institute College of Art. He currently teaches drawing at School of Visual Arts.

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