BROWNWOOD – The Stars of Texas Juried Art Exhibit of Brownwood has announced its call for entries for the 13th annual juried art exhibit, scheduled for Feb. 6-18, 2011, at the Depot Civic and Cultural Center.
The exhibit draws Texas artists from cities across the state in a variety of two-diminsional and three-diminsional categories. Every year the Stars exhibit seems to grow and expand exponentially. The two-week exhibit allows ample time for viewing, and also features daily demonstrations. The show and demonstrations are open to both the public and the area schools at no charge.
Entries will be accepted at the Depot for judging from 5-6:30 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 28, and 9 a.m.-noon on Saturday, Jan. 29. There is a non-refundable $15 entry fee per entry, due at the time of submission and payable to the Arts Council of Brownwood, payable to the Arts Council of Brownwood. Entries will first be judged for acceptance and then for awards. Accepted works must remain for the duration of the show. Artists may submit up to three items for consideration. Specific eligibility requirements are described in a prospectus available at local chamber of commerce offices, art associations or via the website www.starsoftexasjuriedartexhibit.com.
Works not selected must be picked up between 4 and 5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 29. However, artists are invited to submit for show and sale any artwork entered but not accepted into the 2011 Stars of Texas exhibit in the "Salon Des Refuses" exhibit, sponsored by the Brownwood Art Association. That exhibit will also run Feb. 6-18, and it will be held at the Art Center, 215 Fisk Ave.