The IMAGE Art Show 2019 will be held at the East Central Regional Arts Council at the office and gallery located in downtown Braham, MN. The Call for Entry form for artists is available online and is due by the deadline date of April 1, 2019:
This year's IMAGE Art Show will be held April 27th through May 4, with an opening reception on Saturday, April 27 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. A welcoming ceremony and the judges' presentations are scheduled for 6:00 p.m. that same evening. The show is open to the public. There is no fee to enter or attend IMAGE.
This is the 32nd year of IMAGE, the annual judged art show for visual artists residing in Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs, and Pine Counties (Region 7E). It is sponsored and hosted by the East Central Regional Arts Council (ECRAC), IMAGE is a celebration of artists living in Region 7E. Visual artists of all expertise and art forms from any of the five counties are encouraged to enter the show.
IMAGE awards include: 2 Judge's Choice Awards ($500 each); up to 10 Excellence Awards ($200 each); and up to 10 Merit Awards ($150 each). In addition, artwork entered will be eligible for People's Choice ($300) and Purchase Awards. ECRAC will purchase one or more entered pieces of art which will then become part of the Council's permanent collection. These awards (with the exception of People's Choice) will be presented at the opening reception during the first day of the show. The People's Choice Award will be given after the show ends and voting by attendees is complete.
The online entry forms are due no later than 11:59 p.m. on Monday, April 1st, 2019, and artists may only enter one work of art to be exhibited.
For entry form assistance or more information, call 320-396-2337 extension 1, or email: [email protected].
To access the IMAGE Art Show 2019 artist entry form, click below:
About the East Central Regional Arts Council
The East Central Regional Arts Council (ECRAC) is a non-profit 501c3 organization that has been designated by the Minnesota State Arts Board as the regional arts council for Region 7E in East Central Minnesota. The mission of the East Central Regional Arts Council is to support the arts and bring the life enhancing values they afford to Region 7E residents. ECRAC accomplishes this mission through programs and special initiatives for artists and arts organizations. You can find out more about the East Central Regional Arts Council at www.ecrac.org. The office and gallery is located at 112 Main Avenue South, in downtown Braham, MN.
This activity is made possible with funds provided by the McKnight Foundation
and thanks to a State of Minnesota legislative appropriation from the
Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.