William Schneider AISM

"Allegro" oil (below)

"Allegro" by William Schneider

October 22 - November 21, 2020

Download the list of accepted artists! 

Accepted artists information

Download the Masters, Board, Officers and Founders participating

View the artwork  Illume Gallery of Fine Art

29 W. 200 N. Ancestor Square, St. George, Utah 84470

Opening reception Thursday, October 22, 6 to 9pm, at the galleries

Awards Presentation 5pm, Electric Theater, St. George Utah

JUDGE OF AWARDS - AIS Master William Schneider

Join us as we celebrate our 21st Annual National Juried Exhibition which will feature approximately 180 juried paintings from some of the top American Impressionist artists working today. In addition there will be approximately 20 paintings by our AIS Masters, founders, officers and board members. The exhibition will be held at Illume Gallery in St George, Utah, and Illume's two sister galleries, The Mission Gallery and Authentique Gallery. 

Our AIS Lodging Partner is Marriott Courtyard and Towne Place Suites in St. George, Utah.    Rate is $139 per night.  Room block held through September 25, 2020.  BOOK NOW!     48 Hour cancellation for full refund.  

Schedule of Events -

more information will be added as events and programs are confirmed

Tuesday-Wednesday, October 20-21

William Schneider Workshop - "Loosen Up!" 9am to 4pm each day. For more information and to register, click here.  

Thursday, October 22:     

AIS Members Check in/Stamping for Paint Out   8 am - 10 am at Illume Gallery

Register for Paint Out

5:00 to 6:00 pm- Awards Presentation, Electric Theater, 68 E. Tabernacle St, St George 

6:00 to 9:00 pm -     AIS Opening Reception  Free and open to the public. 

Friday, October 23:     

AIS Members Check in/Stamping for Paint Out   12:30 pm - 1:00 pm  at Illume Gallery

All day at Dixie Academy in St. George

Educational Events   Registration required.  

10 am - 12 pm 

"Western Adventures en Plein Air" Panel Discussion with AIS members: Chuck Marshall and others TBA.  Registration

12:00 pm - 2pm  BREAK

2:00 pm - 4:00 PM  Group Demo  Registration

5:00 -6:00 pm -  Reception sponsored by American Art Collector for AIS members and one guest.   Registration 

6:00 -8:00 pm – Demo by AIS Master and Judge of Awards William Schneider AISM.  Registration 

Saturday, October 24:

All Member Paintout sponsored by Southwest Art (AIS Members only).

Check in/Stamping  8 am to 10 am

Must be 8x10 or smaller and must be framed. 

By 2:00 pm Turn in framed paintings for Wet Wall Competition (1 per artist)

4:00 to 6:00 pm Wet Wall Competition/Exhibition at Illume Gallery

6:00 pm- 8pm Closing Party for AIS members and a guest (location to be announced)  Registration 

November 21:

Last day of exhibition

Call for entries closed on Monday, June 8.  

September 28-October 12

Artists ship accepted work to Illume Gallery of Fine Art. Artists must provide a prepaid return shipping label.  Paintings will be returned in the same box as sent. MasterPak and Airfloat Systems are recommended. An additional fee of $35 will be assessed for artists not using these types of boxes. Include a check payable to Illume Gallery if not using recommended boxes. The fee is waived if using MasterPak or Airfloat. 

Monday, October 12: Last day for accepted works to arrive at Illume Gallery. 

Click on prospectus to download. 

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