5th Biennial Wings & Water
at the River Arts Center | 105 9th St, Prairie du Sac, WI 53578
Exhibit dates: Thursday, January 20 – Friday, March 21, 2022
Art Reception: Thursday, January 20, 2022 | 5:30pm-7:30pm
River Arts, Inc. invites artists from around the nation to participate in a juried exhibit depicting their definition of wings and/or water. Examples of this may include works of birds, insects, fish, animals, rivers, etc or abstract representations thereof.
Limited to 4 submissions per artist. Works must be original. All styles, media, and techniques accepted. 2D and 3D pieces accepted. Submissions must include title, media, dimensions (framed and unframed if applicable), and price. All works must remain at gallery for duration of exhibit. Deadline for submissions is November 15, 2021.
$35 for first entry. Additional works at $10 per work, maximum four (4) works total
Artists may submit one image for each work. For artists who wish to submit an alternate view or a detail image, please incorporate both views as a side-by-side comparison in one image file.
Size limit maximum 5ft. Two-dimensional work must be gallery ready and wired for hanging. No sawtooths or clip hangers. Improperly mounted work will not be accepted.
-$500 Best of Show
-$150 2nd Place
-$75 Honorable Mention (2)
-$50 People’s Choice
Sale of Works:
Though NFS works will be accepted, we encourage works for sale. Works may not be removed until the close of exhibition. Artists retain 65% of sale with 35% retained by River Arts Inc.
Full packaging and shipping requirements will be sent to accepted artists. No packing peanuts! All shipments must include a prepaid UPS or Fed Ex return label and be shipped in a container suitable for re-use for return shipping. Artist will be responsible for cost of shipping and insurance to and from venue. Artwork will be insured by River Arts Inc. during the duration of the exhibit. Some limits apply. Contact River Arts Inc. at firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
November 15, 2021: Entry Deadline
December 3, 2021: Notifications sent by email
January 11th-January 15th, 2022: Artwork due at River Arts on Water
January 20th-March 11th, 2022: Exhibition Dates
January 20th, 2022 5:30pm-7:30pm: Opening Reception (Awards Announced at 6pm)
Important Gallery information:
-The River Arts Center Gallery is located at 105 9th St, Prairie du Sac, WI (adjacent to Sauk Prairie High School). Enter through doors E-3, the Garden Entrance.
–Hours: 8am-8pm Monday-Friday and during special events. Closed Saturday-Sunday unless otherwise noted. Call 608-643-5215 to confirm hours before your visit.
–Tours: This exhibit is self-guided. Free docent-led tours are available by appointment for educational groups, non-profit organizations, and groups of 10 or more. Email Kristina at email@example.com or call 608-643-5215 to schedule a tour for your group. *Must have at least 24 hours notice, subject to gallery and staff availability.
–Accessibility: Gallery is wheelchair accessible, including all doorways and restrooms
View Photos from 2020 Exhibit