Kenn Backhaus

"Monarchs and Queen Anne's Lace"


SHOW CALENDAR 

NOV 6 - DEC 4, 2017
Digital entries accepted at
www. juriedartservices.com 

DECEMBER 4
Digital Entry Deadline at JuriedArtServices.com, midnight central time (CST).

JANUARY 15, 2018
Jury results will be emailed to entrants and made available on the AIS website 

MARCH 5 - 5
Accepted artwork to be shipped to Greenwich House Gallery. 

MARCH 15
Last day for accepted works to arrive at gallery 

MARCH 22
All Member Paint-out 

MARCH 23
AIS Opening Reception & Awards 

MARCH 23 - 24
Workshops - Cincinnati Art Club and  Educational programs/lectures at the gallery

MARCH 25
Guided tour of the Cincinnati
Art Museum with curator
Julie Aronson

APRIL 21
Return of Artwork from gallery

MAY 10
Unsold work returned to artists.

2nd Annual AIS Impressions Small Works Showcase
March 23rd through April 21, 2018

Greenwich House Gallery

2124 Madison Road, Cincinnati, Ohio
Opening Reception
Friday, March 23, 2018 - 5-9pm

JUDGE OF AWARDS
AIS Master Kenn Backhaus

Best of Show - $4,000 Cash Award 
plus many more sponsor awards!

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

THURSDAY - March 22, 2018 
ALL MEMBER PAINTOUT FOR WET WALL EXHIBITION & COMPETITION
9am to 3pm

Open to ALL members (not just juried show artists)
8:30am - Check in and stamping of canvases/paper at Cincinnati Art Club. If you plan to participate in the Wet Wall Competition, maximum size will be 200 sq. inches excluding frame.  Artists will be required to sign a waiver.
  • Indoor Painting Location - There will be a model and still life set up for those wishing to paint indoors at the Cincinnati Art Club.
  • Outdoor Painting Location - Eden Park (Maps will be provided at check in).
  • Wet Wall Competition
    Each member participating in the paint out may submit one painting for the Wet Wall Competition.
    Painting must be framed and ready to hang.
    Framed paintings must be turned in to the gallery March 23,  8am and 1pm.
    Wet wall show will run the length of the main show. (Artists will be responsible for cost of return shipping of their unsold Wet Wall Exhibition piece. Gallery will collect fee from artists to cover return shipping).
    RSVP required 
WELCOME RECEPTION & COCKTAIL PARTY
The Home of AIS Charter and Signature Member Roger Heuck  
Roger and his wife Rho have generously offered to host us at their home for an unforgettable evening of friendship, camaraderie, refreshments and a tour of Roger and Rho’s exceptional art collection.
Roger, who has served as our show coordinator for our Small Works Showcase exhibition, is the great nephew of impressionist painter John Henry Twachtman, who was born in Cincinnati. Open to AIS Members and one guest.

FRIDAY - March 23, 2018 
9am to 3 pm - Kenn Backhaus Workshop

“The Key Element for More Successful and Dynamic Paintings” Kenn Backhaus AISM One Day Workshop at Cincinnati Art Club. $125 for AIS Members/$175 for non-members. Limit 20 students. AIS Members will have priority registration. If workshop is not filled by March 10, non-members may register.

5pm to 9pm - AIS Opening Reception & Awards Presentation; Greenwich House Gallery
Free and open to the public.

SATURDAY - March 24, 2018
9am to 4pm - Kim English One Day Workshop

One Day Workshop at Cincinnati Art Club.
This one day workshop will focus on the model indoors. Students will learn how to work fast and loose, concentrating on the big relationships, instead of the details. The various effects of light will be discussed as well as how Kim utilizes his palette.
$125 for AIS Members/$175 for non-members.
Limit 20 students.
AIS Members will have priority registration. If workshop is not filled by March 10, non-members may register.


10am to 11:30amPanel Discussion 
Featuring AIS Master and Judge of Awards, Kenn Backhaus

11:30am to 1:30pm – Lunch on your own

1:30pm to 3:30pm – Video Demo/Lecture by AIS Founder William Schultz. AIS was founded in 1998 in honor of William Schultz by his students, Charlotte Dickinson, Pauline Ney and Marjorie Bradley. Bill Schultz passed away in 2005, so this is a special opportunity to learn from our founding master. We will have a number of Bill’s original paintings available to view as well.

3:30 – 3:45pm – Break

3:45pm to 5pm – Program to be announced Evening activity to be announced


SUNDAY - March 25, 2018 
1:30pmTour of Cincinnati Art Museum with curator Julie Aronson. Learn about Cincinnati’s rich art history and its ties to Impressionism.

REGISTER FOR EVENTS

WORKSHOPS

  • Kenn Backhaus Workshop Friday, March 23rd 
  • More Info

  • Kim English One Day Workshop Saturday March 24, 2018
  • More Info

REGISTER FOR WORKSHOPS
LODGING

Kingsgate Marriott Conference Center at the University of Cincinnati
$129 per night
March 21-26, 2018 
(Offer ends 2/28/18 5pm)

151 Goodman Dr, Cincinnati, OH 45219
(513) 487-3800
  • Free WI-FI
  • Parking $10 per day
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center

Hampton Inn & Suites Cincinnati/Uptown-University Area
$129 per night
March 21-26, 2018 (Offer ends 2/26/18)

3024 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45219 
(513) 281-2700

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free in room wifi
  • Self Parking $9 per day


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