Austin Pastel Society provides an Annual Juried Member Exhibit (AJME) and Competition. It is generally held in February or March, with an exhibit on display through April. It’s never too early to prepare for the show and make your exhibit plans!
2018 Annual Juried Members Exhibition
Exhibit Dates: February 26 to April 30
Viewing Hours: 8:30 am to 6:00 pm, M-F
700 Lavaca St. Lower Level – Corridor of Art
Austin Texas 78701
** Check back soon for details on our 2019 APS Annual Juried Member Exhibit and Competition!
Members’ submissions of pastel paintings for the APS AJME will follow these guidelines, plus other rules the prospectus may include. For example:
- Limit of three entries per artist
- Work must be at least 80% soft pastel
- All work presented shall be original
- Criteria APS adheres to for non-eligible works:
- Compositions based on published material or other artists’ work
- Paintings executed in a workshop under another artist’s supervision
- Paintings based on another person’s photograph (even if copyright-free)
- No published materials, unless it is the artist’s own published work
- Figural nudes are not allowed.
- The Exhibition Committee reserves the right to reject work deemed unsuitable for exhibit at the venue.
- Entries must not have been previously exhibited in an APS AJME.