Art Show

30th Annual Art Exhibition & Sale Arnolds Mills Community House

The 30th Annual Art Exhibition & Sale at Arnolds Mills Community House, 75 Hillside Road, Cumberland, RI, will have an opening reception with refreshments on Friday evening, Apr. 3rd, 2020, 7:00 – 9:00 PM. The reception is open to the public, and all participating artists, student artists, family, and friends are cordially invited to attend. Additional viewing hours are Saturday and Sunday, April 6th and 7th, from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

This exhibition is juried for submission and prizes exhibition with cash awards totaling $1,200.00 presented to outstanding adult and Cumberland High School student artists. The adult artist awards will be: 1st place $250.00, 2nd place $200.00, 3rd place $150.00, Honorable Mention $75.00. Cumberland High School student artist awards will be: 1st place $200.00, 2nd place $150.00, 3rd place $100.00, Honorable Mention $50.00, Merit Awards $25.00.

The juror for this exhibition will be Ms. Abby Rovaldi, a fine artist and Program Coordinator at the Attleboro Art Museum, Attleboro, Massachusetts. Ms. Rovaldi holds a BFA from Massachusetts College of Art & Design. She is an award-winning artist who has been featured in numerous local, national, and international exhibitions. Ms. Rovaldi’s creative work is found in Harrisburg, VA, Taunton, MA, Brooklyn, NY, and Siena, Italy.

The exhibition will display a variety of media, including paintings in watercolor, acrylics and oil, photography, and fine art jewelry designs. Among the artists who are participating are Barbara Testa, Margaret Lachut, Frank Robertson, Karole Nicholson, Ken Salome, Linda McDermott, Adelle Corrigan, Marge Bride, Andrea Warner, Colleen Vandeventer, Laura Brady, Rosemarie Manson, Harry Nagle, John Lindbeck, Ronna Pate, Jerry Aissis, Paulin Dwyer, Peter Campbell, and Chuck Tramontana.

Participating artists will also have available for sale “Bin Art,” including limited edition prints, note cards, and unframed originals.

ARNOLDS MILLS COMMUNITY HOUSE

Arnolds Mills Community House 75 Hillside Road, Cumberland RI

Protocol Guidelines for Artists
This exhibition is juried for submission and prizes exhibition with cash awards of $1,200.00. The exhibition is for the sole benefit of the artists, and there are no sales commissions requested.

Pre-registration via email or postal service by Monday, Mar. 2nd, 2020, is required. All art is to be delivered to AMCH, Tues. Wed., Mar. 31st, and Apr. 1st, 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM or by special arrangements via email contact.

A registration fee of $15.00 is required when the artwork is delivered. Up to 5 pieces of art may be submitted. No framed art to exceed 28” in length or width. Submitting artists must sign our liability waiver. All art must be original and properly prepared for hanging. A label must be attached to the back of each piece of art, indicating the artist’s name, the title of art, media, size, and contact info.

A list of artwork to be submitted should include titles, media, framed dimensions, prices, and contact info and be emailed to Nancy Abato, Program Coordinator at nabato@cox.net by Mar. 2nd, 2020. Each artist must retain a copy of this list that can also be mailed to Nancy Abato, 88 Branch Ave. Cumberland, RI 02864.

The name and contact info of buyers will be recorded and given to the artist. The artwork sold must remain on display until the end of the exhibition, Sunday 5th at 4:00 PM. Artists must make arrangements for purchasers to pick up their item at the close of the exhibition.

Each artist is encouraged to provide a brief profile, which will be posted during the exhibition. Bring your profile with your artwork.

Artists are encouraged to exhibit for sale Bin Art: shrink-wrapped original art or reproductions, note cards, etc. for display and sale, no sales commission requested. Please display this work in a professional looking container or stand. Appropriate basket containers would be an aesthetic complement to the historical context of our old Quaker fireplace room where the Bin Art will be displayed.

This exhibition is free and open to the public, and all artists are encouraged to attend the opening and encourage family and friends to attend the opening and attend during viewing hours.
Opening Reception Friday, April 3rd, 7:00 to 9:00 PM
Viewing, Saturday, April 4th, 11:00 to 4:00 PM
Viewing, Sunday, April, 5th, 11:00 to 4:00 PM
Nancy Abato
Program Coordinator

ARNOLDS MILLS COMMUNITY HOUSE

Call for Artists

Arnolds Mills Community House will hold its 30th Annual Art Exhibition and sale opening Friday, Apr. 3rd, 2020. The exhibition is juried for submission and prizes exhibition with cash awards totaling $1,200.00 presented to outstanding adult and Cumberland High School student artists.

Artists must register for submission by Monday, Mar. 2nd, 2020. Please contact Nancy Abato, Program Administrator, nabato@cox.net, to receive exhibition protocol information. Artist bin sales are also welcomed for display.

The adult artist awards will be: 1st place $250.00, 2nd place $200.00, 3rd place $150.00, Honorable Mention $75.00.

Cumberland High School student artist awards will be: 1st place $200.00, 2nd place $150.00, 3rd place $100.00, Honorable Mention $50.00, Merit Awards $25.00.

Ms. Abby Rovaldi, fine artist and Program Coordinator at the Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, Massachusetts, will be the juror for this exhibition. Ms. Rovaldi holds a BFA from Massachusetts College of Art & Design. She is an award-winning artist who has been featured in numerous local, national, and international exhibitions. Ms. Rovoldi’s work is found in Harrisburg, VA, Taunton, MA, Brooklyn, NY, and Siena, Italy.

All participating artists must be preregistered and have submitted their artwork at the Arnolds Mills Community House, 75 Hillside Road, Cumberland, RI by Wednesday, Apr. 1st, 2020, for inclusion in this exhibition.

ARNOLDS MILLS COMMUNITY HOUSE