Winter Show at Mariposa Point:
The theme for this showing is “Winter” but other styles of artwork will be accepted. No Size Limit or Size minimum (within reason). Sharon Hess will be putting the call for Art around the first part of October. We will jury it like the last time and will be sending out acceptance emails. The Opening is planned for December 2nd, 2017 and it will be up until March.
Mariposa Point is located at 1445 E. Willis Road Gilbert, AZ 85297
GVAL Members Art Show – CALL FOR ART:
Nov. 4 – Dec 7, 2017
Hosted by the Gallery at the Gilbert Historical Museum, Space Limited.
Deadline for Entries: October 22nd
Next fall the Gilbert Historical Museum will have their Grand Reopening to announce their new name and to present the revisions in their displays and meeting rooms. GVAL would like to enhance that celebration in our Members Show with a theme of “Gilbert.” We are asking our artists to bring your subjects of personal interest and your styles of art to the topic of “Gilbert.” We also ask that you include a minimum of one line (many more if you want)
Examples: Landscapes from Water Ranch, Veteran Oasis, a dog park …. “The Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch is a wetland wildlife preserve …” Crops: corn, cotton, geometric design of alfalfa, “During World War I, Gilbert was known as the Hay Shipping Capitol of the World …” Orchards of citrus, pecans, a still life of oranges Native plants: cacti, cottonwood, palo verde, sketch or botanical illustration Sheep, cattle, cows, realistic or whimsical, “Ostriches were raised here for their eggs, feathers, meat …”, “The dairy industry continues…” Birds, cactus wren, hummers, “The green heron can be found in the many parks & communities that have lakes & water features …” Canals, irrigation, swimming, impressionist picnic or folksy map of the irrigation system Hohokam, pottery, weaving, the three sisters
The GVAL 15th Annual Juried Fine Art Show and Sale 2018:
Call for Entries, Coming Soon!
Artists Call for Entry Deadline by February 11th.
Entry is open to all regional artists.
The show will run from Feb 24- Mar24 2018.
The Gilbert Visual Art League has sponsored an Annual Juried Fine Art Show since 2003. The Call for Entries is open to all artists. Original art may be in 2 or 3 dimensions in any media and created within the last three years. Every year a guest judge selects winners in different categories and Best in Show. The Peoples Choice is voted on by viewers and awarded at the closing reception. In the past our shows have included over 80 pieces of assorted paintings, drawing, photography, mixed media, glass, stoneware, copper and wood.
Hosted by the Gallery at the Gilbert Historical Museum
10 S. Gilbert Road, Gilbert, AZ 85296
The 14th Annual Juried Fine Art Show 2017 Recap
Congratulations to Donna H Branson, GVAL’s Best of Show for the 14th Annual Fine Art Show.
GVAL would like to congratulate the winners of the 2017 GVAL Annual Fine Art Show! Also, a big thank you to everyone who entered their artwork!
Thank you to the Gilbert Historical Museum for hosting our show!
Thank you to Deb Randall for all your hard work coordinating the show!!
We’d also like to thank Kayla Kolar at the Gilbert Historical Museum for their support and a great space in the Museum.
GVAL had its first Members Show in the fall of 2014 in the Gallery of the Gilbert Historical Museum.