8th Regional Juried Biennial Exhibition

Juried Regional Open Call

September 7, 2018 - October 13, 2018

Corkran and Tubbs Galleries

Opening Reception: Friday, September 7 | 5-7 pm

Gallery Talk, From the Judge, with Juror and Awards Judge Ben Simons |  Saturday, September 8  |  2pm
Associated Gallery Talk,  From the Artist, with the 7th Regional Juried Biennial ExhibitionBest in Show‘ award-winning artist Kyle Hackett, who will discuss his current exhibition New Negation, on view in the Ventures Gallery.

About the Exhibition

Open to all artists living in Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, West Virginia and Washington, D.C., this exhibition represents a strong collection of works by emerging and master-level fine artists and artisans. Forty-seven works were selected from a total of 375 submitted for consideration. In addition to a cash award, the winner of the Best in Show award is given the opportunity to have a solo exhibition in the Ventures Gallery, concurrent with the 9th Regional Juried Biennial Exhibition, in September, 2020.

Participating Artists

Norman Bell  |  Danielle Callahan  |  Ella Clayton  |  Fred Dylla  |  Sue Eberhart  |  Maria-Theresa Fernandes  |  Andy Gordon  
Mark Harris  |  Kathryn Harris  |  Bronwen Hazlett  |  David Heatwole  |  Brook Hedge  |  Jordan Ann Estelle Hendricks
Michael Hower  |  Claire Ingley  |   David Knopp  |  Cathy Leaycraft  |  Virginia Lockman  |  Geo McElroy
Sydney McGinley  |  Wyatt Mitchell  |  Eileen Olson  |  Karash Payne  |  Harry Steven Rogers  |  J. Stacy Rogers
Harold Ross  |  Robert Schock  |  Jerome Strum  |  Marilee Taussig  |  Peter Treiber  |  Frank Williams        


Best in Show
Frank Williams Torn Window 2018, watercolor on paper, 20.1″ x 27.1″  (image featured above)

Awards of Excellence
Michael Hower The Lacemakers  2018, archival pigment print, 10″ x 14″
Andy Gordon Relic of the 1965 Cullen Bridge 2018, archival pigment print, 18″ x 25″ (diptych)
David Knopp  Surfing 2018 Baltic Birch plywood, stack laminated and carved, 30″(h) x 60″(l) x 26″(d)

Honorable Mention
Bronwen Hazlett Brume II 2016 Cyanotype and Van Dyke Brown print, 12″ x 18″
Brook Hedge Still Life 2017,  archival pigment print, 20″ x 20″

About the Juror and Judge

We are pleased to welcome Ben Simons as this year’s juror and judge. Mr. Simons is the Director of the Academy Art Museum in Easton Maryland. He received a Masters of Arts and a Masters of Philosophy/AbD in English from Yale University. Previous positions have included the Robyn and John Davis Chief Curator of the Nantucket Historical Association, Campaign Office for the Smithsonian American Art Museum, and Board Member of the Maryland Citizens for the Arts

For Artists: prospectus


With thanks to our exhibition sponsor: