By Kyle Bailey
News Radio 1240 KQEN
December 31, 2015 4:30 a.m.Ê
The Umpqua Valley Arts Association is seeking artists to submit work for the annual ArtWorks NW Juried Art Show and Competition in May.
Stephen Hayes will jury the show. Hayes has been exhibiting his art for nearly 30 years in solo and group competitions across America, in the Middle East and in Japan. His work is held by private, corporate and public collections including the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the Hallie Ford Museum of Art, Microsoft Corporation and many others.
Cash awards of up to $1,000 will be awarded for the art submitted. Artists working in the Pacific Northwest can submit up to three entries in all themes and genres. Art must be submitted by March 4th. An opening reception for the show will be held on May 6th. The exhibit will run through June 26th.
More information is available from the Umpqua Valley Arts Association at www.uvarts.com.