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80th Anniversary Art Show

80th Anniversary Art Show – May 15, 2021

Submission deadline is May 1, 2021

Juror: Randall Graham

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Artist Statement

Randall’s passion for art has been apparent since childhood. His love of drawing and creating stories through works of art started at a very young age and hasn’t stopped yet. He studied at The Carlin Academy of Fine Art. Bo Bartlett has taught Randall and influenced his style. He was born in Malvern, Pa and today resides in West Chester, PA with his family; the tradition of Chester County artists continues with Randall.  He keeps a studio in Malvern where he works and teaches traditional painting fundamentals.

Mr. Graham has an ambitious approach when it comes to painting.  His work comes in a variety of channels including studio work, en plein air (outdoor painting) and his “en rain air” style. The “en rain air” style comes about from painting a scene from his mini van or window while it is raining.  The rain drops on the window act as a means for abstraction. The juxtaposition of abstract and reality creates emotional paintings which have become very popular with Randall’s collectors.

His love for art shines when he share his knowledge of painting through teaching.  Helping others create is a truly gratifying experience. Randall teaches traditional painting fundamentals at Randall Graham Studio in Malvern, Wayne Art Center and Chester County Art Association.

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Small Works Virtual Art Show – March 6, 2021

We’re very excited to announce our first virtual art show of 2021!

Submission deadline February 20, 2021

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Juror Biography: Bill Kassel

Juror Statement: As an artist, I am inspired by everything around me. I am fascinated by the hidden color and textures that can be found in light and shadow. A primary goal of my art is to bring awareness to the wonderful world that surrounds us. I try to capture this vision in my paintings so others can see the beauty as I see it.

Curator: Patrick Rodgers

The art show will feature Small Works, representative of our small, hesitant first steps into the new year … a year that beckons us to be hopeful. This is a great chance to submit your work … work that may reflect the pain and frustration of 2020, or that reflects the hope for the future. Allow your creativity to speak through your art, to communicate your experiences, to put emotions to paper, to show off your talent!

Small Works … 3 pieces, no larger than 12” in any direction.

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“Hip to be Square” Art Show – August 25, 2021

Submission deadline is August 14, 2021

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