Baton Rouge Gallery – middle for up to date artwork is proud to announce it’s now accepting submissions for Surreal Salon 16, the juried exhibition celebrating pop-surrealist and lowbrow artwork. Artists worldwide are invited to be part of this particular exhibition, works for which might be chosen by Particular Visitor Juror Beth Cavener. Artists chosen for inclusion within the exhibition might be within the operating for greater than $2,000 in money prizes in addition to a web-based editorial function with Juxtapoz.
This exhibition might be held from January 3 – February 1, 2024 at BRG. Artists keen on being part of this distinctive and thrilling exhibition can discover extra data at batonrougegallery.org/surreal-salon. Artists working in all media are inspired to submit as much as three (3) works for the juror’s consideration. The deadline for submissions is October 20, 2023.
Now getting into its sixteenth yr, Surreal Salon is geared toward partaking audiences in an artwork expertise like no different within the area by highlighting the rising recognition and distinctive high quality of the pop-surrealist/lowbrow motion. Submissions might be reviewed by way of a blind jurying course of that can be sure that works are chosen primarily based solely on their creative benefit (the juror doesn’t see an artist’s identify till after alternatives for the exhibition have been made).
Along with a money prize, the artist whose work is in the end named “Greatest in Present” by the exhibition’s Particular Visitor Juror might be honored in an upcoming juxtapoz.com editorial specializing in the artist behind the work and the piece itself.
Baton Rouge Gallery wish to thank these sponsoring Surreal Salon 16: Lynne Pisto, John G. Turner & Jerry G. Fischer, and Blue Cross Blue Protect of Louisiana, in addition to its longtime accomplice in presenting Surreal Salon, Louisiana State College’s College of Artwork.
Over time, Surreal Salon has enlisted well-known and well-respected jurors for Surreal Salon – together with internationally-renowned artists equivalent to Ron English, Camille Rose Garcia, Marco Mazzoni, Josh “Shag” Agle, Elizabeth McGrath, Dan Quintana, Carrie Ann Baade, and Greg “Craola” Simkins in addition to Juxtapoz Journal co-counder Greg Escalante and Andrew Hosner of Thinkspace – to help in making Surreal Salon as artistically partaking as attainable. That custom is as soon as once more renewed with artist Beth Cavener filling this function (thanks partly to a partnership with the Louisiana State College College of Artwork). She’s going to personally curate the works to be included within the exhibition.
Particulars could be discovered at batonrougegallery.org/surreal-salon.