Little Compton Summer Art Show

Join us at the Community Center for our 23rd Annual Little Compton Summer Art Show! Proceeds from the show will help support our mission of providing recreational, educational, social and cultural programming for the enrichment of the Little Compton community. This year will feature our regular juried exhibit and our popular smalls exhibit. Judges will be accomplished artists or arts professionals with a connection to Rhode Island. Awards will be presented for Best in Show ($200) as well as four Awards of Excellence ($100 each).

The Show begins on Friday, July 15 at 5:00PM with a special Patron Preview Party (Become an Art Show Patron with a donation of $100!) All participating artists are then invited to an Artists’ Reception from 6:30–8:00PM. Awards will be presented at 7:30PM.

The Art Show is OPEN TO THE PUBLIC on Saturday and Sunday, July 16 and 17 from 10:00AM–4:00PM

The show is open to any living artist submitting work in the following media:
• oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, drawing, mixed media, sculpture, hand-pulled prints
Photographs, giclée, offset, or computer-generated prints and reproductions are not eligible.

$20 per entry, limited to 2 entries per artist; fees are non-refundable.

Artwork Receiving
Sunday, July 10 from 1:00–4:00PM and Monday, July 11 from 3:00–6:00PM
Pick-Up of Art*
Sunday, July 17 from 4:00–6:00PM and Monday, July 18 from 1:00–4:00PM
*Juried work cannot be picked up before 4:00PM on Sunday, July 17.
*Juried-out work may be retrieved Wednesday and Thursday, July 13 and 14 from 9:00AM–3:00PM.

Artists, please register HERE. Online registration closes July 9th.

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