88th ANNUAL PHILLIPS’ MILL JURIED ART EXHIBITION OPENS MANY HUNTERDON WINNERS

The 88th Annual Phillips’ Mill Juried Art Exhibition opened its doors to the public on Saturday, September

  1. This very prestigious and well known art exhibition is the first and most continuous art

event exhibiting only the works of Delaware Valley Artists.  This show is considered by many to be an

excellent way to view the works of this areas very best artists as it only accepts artists currently living

within a 25 mile radius of Phillips’ Mill.  The Exhibition which takes place each fall is not only a favorite

with local art aficionado, but also draws collectors and gallery owners from New York, Philadelphia,

New Jersey and other areas.  All of the art which includes framed pieces sculpture and unframed

Portfolio works are for sale offering everyone an excellent opportunity to purchase wonderful art.

Each year the Art Committee welcomes artists working in a wide variety of media and styles thus

keeping the annual event fresh and interesting.  The exhibited art includes oils, watercolors, prints,

mixed media, drawings and sculpture and represents both modern and abstract as well as traditional

styles.  The art exhibited is carefully selected by a panel of jurors which changes annually.  This years

jurors for Painting and Graphics included Bill Scott, Christine Lafuente and Tim Gaydos.  Jurors for

sculpture were Kate Brockman and John Mathews.

It is at the discretion of these jurors to select the artists who will receive a variety of cash awards.  This

year 365 artists submitted works with some submitting multiples pieces.  Of the works submitted  92

framed pieces were accepted and 20 pieces of sculpture were accepted into the show.  There were

21 awards presented representing over $  10,000.00 In prize money.

 

Phillips’ Mill 88th Annual Juried Art Exhibition is open to the public from Saturday, September 23 through

Sunday October 29, 2017.  The show is open daily from 1-5PM.  Adults-$5   Seniors-$4  Students-$2.

The Exhibition is held at the Historic Phillips’ Mill, 2619 River Rd. 1 ½ miles north of New Hope, PA.

For information call 215-862-0482 or visit www.phillipsmill.org.