Current Exhibitions

2014 Juried Exhibition

Exhibit Dates at The Center for Contemporary Art:

November 7 – December 13, 2014
Opening Reception: Friday, November 7th from 6-8 p.m.

JUROR’S AWARDS
First Prize: Constance Bassett
Second Prize: Jo-El Lopez
Third Prize: Anna Kell

SPECIAL EXHIBITIONS COMMITTEE SOLO EXHIBIT AWARD
Anna Kell
Sam Metcalf

Constance Bassett

Constance Bassett

Jo-El Lopez

Jo-El Lopez

Anna Kell

Anna Kell

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABOUT THE JUROR:
Evonne M. Davis is Co-founder and Artistic Director of Gallery Aferro in Newark, NJ. (visit at aferro.org), as well as a working artist. She has also served as the Gallery and Education Director for City Without Walls. Evonne studied at the School of Visual Arts and Cornell University. She has worked with youth in many contexts, including teaching creative writing workshops to LGBT youth, overseeing the Art Reach program at City Without Walls, acting as a mentor and serving on the Arts High School Advisory Committee.

Evonne has curated independent and affiliated exhibitions for the past 14 years in innovative as well as traditional settings, including a vacant lot in Coney Island and the back of a 1978 Volvo. Other locations include The Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Valley Arts, Ironworks Gallery, Brooklyn Borough Hall, Studio 411, Red Saw Gallery, Arts Guild of New Jersey, The Center for Contemporary Art, Bedminster, NJ, Print Making Center of NJ, Seton Hall University, and 207 Gallery, New York City,  among many others.  Evonne has facilitated partnerships with Aljira, A Center for Contemporary Art, Newark Arts Council, The Polish Cultural Institute, Brick City Development Corporation, Camera Club of New York, The Newark Museum, The Montclair Museum and many, many others.

DATES & DEADLINES FOR ACCEPTED ARTISTS
In Person Delivery: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 from 2-8 p.m.
Deadline to Receive Shipped Artwork: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 from 2-8 p.m.
Exhibit Opening Reception: Friday, November 7th from 6-8 p.m.
Pre-paid Artwork Return and In-Person Pick-Up: December 15-19, 2014 during office hours