Kennebec Valley Art Association Opens Call to Artists Brenda Bonneville, editor March 15, 2017 (Hallowell, ME) The Kennebec Valley Art Association invites artists to submit artwork to Art2017, the 22nd annual juried show at the Harlow Gallery located at 160 Water Street in Hallowell. Art2017 is open to all Maine artists and to any artist with a strong connection to Maine. The exhibition will be on view May 12 through June 24, 2017. There will be an opening reception on Friday, May 12 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm, with an awards ceremony at 6:00 pm. Corey Daniels This Year’s Juror This year’s juror is Corey Daniels, curator and owner of the Corey Daniels Gallery in Wells, Maine. The Corey Daniels Gallery exhibits a synthesis of found art and objects with contemporary artwork by emerging and mid-career artists working in diverse practices. Drawn to objects with intrinsically compelling qualities, Corey Daniels collects and presents paintings, drawings, sculpture, photography and utilitarian objects with a refined eye for patina, texture, and form. Read more about Corey Daniels here. How to Submit The deadline for electronic submissions is 11:00 pm on April 1, 2017. Original fine art in any media may be submitted, including hand pulled prints, photography and sculpture and fine crafts, including ceramics, glass and fiber art. Jewelry and clothing are not eligible. Each artist may submit up to three works of art, which must be the artist’s own original work created within the last three years. Please visit harlowgallery.org/call-for-art-art2017 for complete entry rules and instructions on how to submit your work to Art2017. For more information, please call 207-622-3813 or email [email protected]. The Harlow Gallery & Kennebec Valley Art Association The Harlow Gallery, home of the Kennebec Valley Art Association, is a membership based 501(c)3 nonprofit dedicated to connecting and celebrating art, artists and community in downtown historic Hallowell since 1963.