Theme Show Starts February 15th
Comming Soon Call Entries
February 15, 2016
Awards are determined by voting points followed by highest points in each compositional voting category. Catagories are:
Content/Composition, Light/Shadow, Line/Shape, Technique/Use of Medium, Theme/Meaning, and Harmony/Beauty.
Please comment on our fellow members compositional attributes.
These theme shows are meant to be didactic exercises for all our members.
The 87th Grand National Exhibition catalog are available and will be mailed to you after we receive your 2016 Membership Dues.
Note: There has been a $15 increase in all membership dues that will take effect February 29, 2016.
The membership dues will remain the same until that time.
So, please take advantage of this special rate and pay your dues
before February 29, 2016
Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable.
-George Bernard Shaw
A fine painter does not paint what he sees.
He paints what he understands about what he sees.
Arthur Frederick Maynard
Goethe: ‘Genuine works of art carry their own aesthetic theory implicit within them and suggest the standards according to which they are to be judged.’