JANUARY 15, 2018
2nd Annual AIS Impressions Small Works Showcase
JUDGE OF AWARDS
Best of Show - $4,000 Cash Award
plus many more sponsor awards!
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
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.
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
9am to 4pm - Kim English One Day Workshop
One Day Workshop at Cincinnati Art Club.
10am to 11:30am – Panel 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
REGISTER FOR WORKSHOPS
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
Hampton Inn & Suites Cincinnati/Uptown-University Area