21st ANNUAL NATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION
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
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
Last day of exhibition
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.