BRANDON GALLERY ISSUES CALL FOR ENTRIES TO ENTER FIRST PLEIN AIR EXHIBITION
Open Juried and Judged Show Set for March 2015
FALLBROOK, Calif., — Brandon Gallery has issued a “Call for Entries” for its first Plein Air juried competition and exhibition, which runs from March 3-28, 2015.
Noreen Ring, Brandon’s chair for the event, announced that Lisa Mozzini-McDill, an accomplished plein air artist and graduate from San Diego State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in fine art, is juror for the event.
Ring said emphasis is on art media developed and completed outdoors and that “No more than ten percent of any submitted piece can be completed away from the inspiration site.” Entry fees are $20 for the first piece and $10 for the second and third, to a maximum of three pieces.
Entries are to be delivered to Brandon Friday and Saturday, February 20 and 21, 2015, between 10 and 3PM. A prospectus and entry form are on the gallery’s web sites (www.fallbrookbrandongallery.org and www.brandongalleryfallbrook.com) and at the gallery. A public reception and awards ceremony will be held at the gallery March 7, 5-7PM when seven awards will be given for Best of Show, first through third place and honorable mention.
Brandon Gallery (www.fallbrookbrandongallery.org) 105 N. Main, one door off Alvarado in the Village of Fallbrook, is a non-profit artists’ cooperative with 26 artists representing many major creative disciplines. Each month artists from San Diego, San Bernardino and Riverside counties display hundreds of pieces of art that include textiles and sculpture, jewelry and gourd art, oil and acrylic paintings, watercolors and pastels, greeting cards, printmaking, photography and digital media and artist supplies. Brandon Gallery, a division of Fallbrook Arts, Inc., is open from 10AM to 4PM Tuesday through Saturday.