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Event   /  

January Open Exhibit

Date

January 6 - 24, 2021

Opening Reception Via Zoom

Thursday January 14 at 6:30 PM

RSVP Here

Grab a glass of wine and join us Thursday, January 14 at 6:30 PM for a celebration of the Art League Artists who had work selected for the January Open Exhibit Juried by Gregg Deal. Those who RSVP will receive an email notification on the day of the event with the Zoom information.

Award Winners

Best in Show

“Denali” by Gale Waller

Honorable Mentions

“Starting Point” by Stephanie Chang

“Desi in White Sweater” by Donna Cramer

“River Trees” by Rana Geralis

“Windmills” by Jinchen Han

“River Marsh” by Catherine Hess

“Renovation Under Way” by Julie Miller

“Perished” by Robabeh Riasati

“Travelers” by Terry Rowe

“Transient” by Alina Tolkacheva

 

Artist Guidelines

  • 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.

 

 


Meet the Juror

Gregg Deal

Gregg Deal (Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe) is a provocative contemporary artist who challenges Western perceptions of Indigenous people, touching on issues of race, history and stereotypes. Through his work—paintings, murals work, performance art, filmmaking and spoken word—Deal critically examines issues and tells stories of decolonization and appropriation that affect Indian country. Deal’s activism exists in his art, as well as his participation in political movements. He has been heavily involved with the media activist movement #changethename, posting a video to Vimeo inviting Indigenous people’s commentary on the sports mascots issue in response to mainstream media’s attempted erasure of  Indigenous voices. Most recently, a photograph of Deal was included in the December 2018 National Geographic Society Magazine article “Native Americans are Recasting Views of Indigenous Life.” Deal was Native Arts Artist-in-Residence at Denver Art Museum in 2015-2016 and Artist-In-Residence at UC Berkeley 2017-2018. His art has been exhibited nationally since 2002. Deal has lectured widely at prominent educational institutions and museums, including Denver Art Museum, Dartmouth College Columbia University, and the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian. His television appearances include PBS’s The Art District, The Daily Show and Totally Biased with Kamau Bell.

For Artists

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