CALL FOR ENTRIES

BIENNIAL JURIED EXHIBITION | November 2, 2017 – January 7, 2018


Image credit: Riffe Gallery, installation photograph of Inaugural Juried Exhibition2015 

Ohio artists – 18 years and older, living and working in the state are invited to submit up to three images of completed work in any medium to be considered. A blind jury will select artwork. No theme is specified for this exhibition. There is no cost to apply.

CLICK HERE for more information and to apply

DEADLINE: Friday, May 26, 2017

Awards: One $1,000 Best of Show Award and three $500 Juror’s Choice Awards (one per juror).

Jurors include:
Larry Collins | Artist & Associate Professor in the Department of Art at Miami University
Janice Driesbach | Former Chief Curator at the Akron Museum of Art
Daniel Hernadez  | Artist & Assistant Professor of Interdisciplinary Art/Foundations at the University of Toledo


ON VIEW IN THE RIFFE GALLERY

After Hours | May 4 - July 8, 2017
Artwork by State of Ohio Employees.


Image credit: Kirstin Krumsee, Bloom, 2014, photography, 18" x 24"

UPCOMING EVENTS & PROGRAMMING | Free and open to the public

Polymer Clay Sculptures with Dana Lynn Harper | Thursday, May 25, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Create a colorful succulent garden or an underwater coral seascape.

Beading with Jennifer Whitten | Thursday, June 1, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Learn bead embroidery techniques to create a tiny wearable work of art.

Writing Workshop with Chris Shaw Swanson | Thursday, June 1, 5:30 - 8 p.m.
Tackling the Ten-Minute Play, tips on creating your short story and getting it on stage. Click HERE to register.

Click HERE for all events and workshops. 


COMING SOON TO THE RIFFE GALLERY

OHIO: The Start of it All | July 27 – October 14, 2017
Curated by Dan Chudzinski, featuring 60 original children's book illustrations from the University of Findlay's Mazza Museum Collection.


Image credit: Chuck Richards, Garden Hose from Jungle Gym Gitters, colored pencil


COMING SOON TO THE RIFFE CENTER LOBBY 

Accessible Expressions Ohio 2017 | June 1 - 29, 2017

VSA Ohio's statewide juried exhibition consisting of artwork created by people with disabilities. 


 


For more images from current, upcoming, and past exhibitions--visit the OAC's Riffe Gallery Flickr.

FREE ADMISSION

MTWF 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
THUR  10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
SAT  11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Closed Sundays and all state holidays

Contact

MARY GRAY | Riffe Gallery Director
mary.gray@oac.ohio.gov
614-728-2239

Vern Riffe Center for Government & the Arts, First Floor Lobby
77 S. High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215-3414


Front Desk: 614-644-9624
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