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PSA Spring 2018 New Member Screening

  • March 18, 2018
  • 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Panza Gallery 115 Sedgewick Street Millvale PA 15209

Registration


Registration is closed

• Screening to be held on Sunday, March 18.

• Applicants must register for event to be considered for membership.

• Drop off three (3) original works completed within the last two years to be considered 12:30-1:30 PM and return for pickup 3:30-4:30 PM.

• Works must be finished as appropriate for gallery hanging.

• Applicants will be notified of acceptance or rejection via mail.

• There is no fee for screening. If accepted, annual dues are $40.00.


Applicants for P I T T S B U R G H Society of Artists membership are asked to submit three (3) original works completed within the last two years and not under direct instruction. Each applicant is assigned a number which is attached to each piece for the screening. Work is considered by members of the board of directors. Applicants are accepted by a two-thirds vote of board members present. Work must be finished and gallery-ready. Appropriate hangers and stands must be provided for three-dimensional work.

Following are rough guidelines board members follow in evaluating submissions. These are based on generally accepted guidelines for judging art.

CONSISTENCY: The most decisive factor in judging a candidate for membership is the artist’s ability to speak with a recognizable voice through their work. Consistency in style and medium allows an artist to showcase their talents in the particular area in which they are most accomplished.

VISUAL INTEREST: Visual interest is evaluated by looking at the strength of the work based on the elements and principles of art and design.

CONTENT: The work is examined with an eye towards originality, expression and meaning.

CRAFTSMANSHIP: Craftsmanship is rated according to the skill and degree of quality in the work and presentation.


P I T T S B U R G H Society of Artists is a 501(c)4 organization. Pittsburgh, PA

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