The Reach Gallery Museum Abbotsford in collaboration with the Abbotsford Arts Council, Maple Ridge Art Gallery and Mission Regional Arts Council are calling on all visual artists in the Fraser Valley who live in the region from Hope to Langley to submit art works to the 2nd Fraser Valley Regional Biennale. The 2nd Fraser Valley Biennale will present a wide range of visual art that reveals the unique creative production that is local to the Fraser Valley.
There will be two selection committees choosing art works in the Biennale. The jury for exhibition at The Reach Gallery Museum will be composed of Scott Marsden, Curator, The Reach Gallery Museum Abbotsford, Chris Friesen, Instructor, University of the Fraser Valley and Grace Tsurumaru, Instructor at the University of the Fraser Valley. The jury for Abbotsford Arts Council, The Maple Ridge Art Gallery and the Mission Arts Council will consist of members of each organization. We will accept submission in all mediums including; painting, drawing, installation, photography, sculpture, printmaking, video, film and applied arts.
The Abbotsford Arts Council, The Reach Gallery Museum Abbotsford, the Maple Ridge Art Gallery and the Mission Arts Council will be presenting the 2nd Regional Fraser Valley Biennale in the summer of 2013. The organizers of 2nd Fraser Valley Biennale are offering a series of free sessions to provide additional information with regard to the exhibition and answer any questions local and regional visual artists may have regarding their submissions to the Fraser Valley Biennale.
The following sessions and workshop will be presented in Abbotsford, Mission, and Maple Ridge:
Wednesday February 6 @ 6:30pm -The Reach Gallery Museum Abbotsford
Wednesday February 13 @ 6:30pm - Maple Ridge Art Gallery
Wednesday February 20 @ 6:30pm - Mission Arts Council
Saturday February 23 @ 1:00 - How to Photograph Your Artwork Workshop @ The Reach Gallery Museum, courtesy of the Abbotsford Photo Arts Club
For more information, please contact Scott Marsden, Curator, The Reach Gallery Museum Abbotsford at firstname.lastname@example.org.