CALL FOR ENTRIES

ImPRESSive: Juried Members Exhibition
October 2, 2021- November 5, 2021

Monotype Guild of New England Members’ Juried Exhibit:
The Rhode Island Watercolor Society Gallery
Slater Memorial Park, 831 Armistice Blvd., Pawtucket, RI 02861

The Monotype Guild of New England announces its fall 2021 juried members exhibition entitled “ImPRESSive” at Rhode Island Watercolor Society in Pawtucket, RI. Prizes, chosen by juror, Adrian Tió, will be awarded:  1st place: $250, 2nd place: $150, 3rd place: $100.

MGNE invites Guild members and Rhode Island Watercolor Society members in good standing to submit up to three monotypes or monoprints. MGNE membership is open to all artists in the United States working in the medium of one-of-a-kind prints.


Begin Accepting Entries: June 1, 2021
Entry Deadline:
July 30, 2021

JUROR: Adrian Tió received his fine arts training from Temple University (B.A. 1974), the University of Cincinnati (M.F.A. 1979), and studied at the Tyler School of Art in Rome, Italy (1975-76). Residing in Mattapoisett, MA, Tió is a Professor of Fine Arts in the College of Visual and Performing Arts at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and has exhibited nationally as well as regionally in drawing, painting and printmaking for over 40 years.

ELIGIBILITY: Your Monotype Guild or Rhode Island Watercolor Sociey membership must be up-to-date to participate. All prints must be either monotypes or monoprints. For detailed descriptions of those terms, please follow this link to our website: https://mgne.org/monotypedefined. Submitted work should be no larger than 38” on the longest framed side and cannot have been shown at an earlier MGNE exhibit. There will be a $12 fee for per piece, with up to three works submited. MGNE is open to artists working in the medium of one-of-a-kind prints. To join MGNE, follow this link: https://mgne.org/membership. Please read the Prospectus for more details.

VENUE: Founded in 1896, The Rhode Island Watercolor Society (RIWS) is one of the oldest watercolor organizations in America. Their gallery, located in the JC Potter Casino Building, an historic lakeside boathouse in Slater Memorial Park, features an art gallery, library and studio space. They host frequent shows each year including a National Water Media Competition.

Image: Debra Claffey, “Ochre-Orchid,” Oil monotype encaustic on panel.

Please direct any questions to exhibitions@mgne.org. The MGNE Board of Directors thanks you for your entry!