Confluence of Art Annual Exhibition
August 31 | 9 AM - 4 PM
Confluence of Art Annual Exhibition Call for Artists open until June 18, 2018
The Pablo Center at the Confluence announces a Call for Artists for its inaugural exhibition: Confluence of Art Annual Exhibition. Click here for an entry form.
Entry forms are also available at the Janet Carson Gallery at the Eau Claire Regional Arts Center. Entry forms must be received by June 18, 2018.
The Confluence of Art Annual Exhibition is August 31-October 19, 2018 in the Pablo Center at the Confluence. This juried exhibit is open to all artists who wish to apply.
The juror for this exhibit is Dana Major. Ms. Major is an artist from Chicago who uses sculptural light installations and performative interactions to investigate how perception creates reality using light, lens, reflection and personal interaction. Major's 2011 SAIC MFA follows her BA in Philosophy, and an 18-month arts apprenticeship in St. Petersburg, Russia. She maintains her studio at Mana Contemporary Chicago. Her recent work has been shown at Threewalls, EXPO Chicago, 6018North, High Concept Labs, Elmhurst Art Museum, Hyde Park Art Center, Garfield Park Conservatory, and Chicago Loop Alliance. Prior to her graduate work, Major led a successful 13-year career in the Fine Craft world with her production ceramic sculpture. She won awards and recognition at American Craft Council and other nationally recognized craft shows. She exhibited at 13 SOFA (Sculpture Object and Functional Art) shows, and sold and exhibited through 140 fine craft venues including the Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, Blue Spiral in Asheville, NC, and the Society of Arts and Crafts Boston.
Pablo Center at the Confluence:
Scheduled to open in fall 2018, the Pablo Center at the Confluence will be located in downtown Eau Claire, Wisconsin and will include a 1,200 seat theatre and a flexible 400-seat theatre, rehearsal, dance and community rooms; visual arts studio and galleries, labs for sound and lighting, set and exhibit design, recording arts, multimedia production and costume design; a scene shop equipped to support the maker space and vocational training initiatives; administrative offices for management, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire faculty and Visit Eau Claire staff. The Pablo Center at the Confluence offers the community a facility capable of providing transformative training, learning and creative opportunities. Pablo Center at the Confluence will operate in support of a mission that is focused on augmenting and developing regional education opportunities in the performing and visual arts for people of all ages and backgrounds.
Eau Claire Regional Arts Center is open Monday - Friday, 9am - 4:30pm, Thursdays 9am - 7pm and during productions of the State Theatre. For more information about the Confluence of Art Annual, contact Rose Dolan-Neill, Director of Visual Arts at 715-832-2787, firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit eauclairearts.com.