Juried Shows Friend or Foe?
Since I'm waiting to hear if either of my paintings make the cut and are juried into the Slater Museum Connecticut Artist Exhibition I thought I'd share this article, The Jury Game, written by Keith Bond and featured on Clint Watson's blog Fine Art Views.
So why do we do it? Why do we continually subject our sensitive natures and labors of love to such indignities?
I guess the joy of being accepted, the opportunity for well deserved recognition and the honor of an award means a lot to us creative folks. So much so that we're willing to risk quite a bit for those successes.