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October 2021 Open Exhibit





Open exhibits are not limited by theme, medium, process, or content.


 The Art League Award for Best in Show

Jimmy James Greene, A-Tisket, A-Tasket

Honorable Mentions

Rob Baker, Backcountry – Breckenridge, Colorado

Andrea Cybyk, Clearing Light

Meghan Hendy, Paris Market Oranges

Daniel Horowitz, Waiting for Climate Action

Thom Lowther, Abandoned Boat

Russ Mardon, Springtime Morning

Elizabeth Matthews, Stone Crossing at Runnymede Park

Dale McGrath, Tibetan Pilgrim

Keith Parks, LightPaint No. 61

Elizabeth Settle, Ethiopia

Ginya Truitt Nakata, 2021

Dicxon Vergaray, Orange Invasion

Ann Wallace, Sweet Combination

Meet the Juror

Summer Brown

Summer Brown is a graduate of Howard University class of 2001. She majored in Drawing and Painting, and graduated Magna Cum Laude earning her B.F.A. Ms. Brown later received her M.F.A. in Museum Exhibition Planning & Design at The University of The Arts in Philadelphia, PA, graduating Magna Cum Laude from Graduate School in 2004. Since graduation, Ms. Brown has worked at Staples and Charles, Ltd. As an Exhibit Designer; Hargrove Inc. as a Special Events/Tradeshow/Exhibit Designer; U.S. Army Center of Military History as a Curatorial Assistant; National Institute of Health as an Exhibit Coordinator; and currently working at Howard University as an Adjunct Lecturer in the Design Department. Ms. Brown is very active as a practitioner in her craft. She continues to exhibit her artwork frequently and participates in many art related activities.

For Artists


  • 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.

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Exhibiting Artist Membership at The Art League gallery is open to all artists who wish to participate in Art League exhibits.

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