2018 Fine Art Photography Competition Call for Art - Deadline January 5, 2018

2018 Fine Art Photography Competition Call for Art - Deadline January 5, 2018

ArtSpace Herndon invites photographers from Virginia, DC, Maryland, Pennsylvania and West Virginia to enter in its 9th Annual Fine Art Photography Competition. The competition is open to fine art photographers aged 18 or older working in any medium (digital or analog, color or monochrome), and using any printing technique. Fine Art Photography of any subject is welcome; there is no required theme for entries. The deadline for entries is Friday, January 5, 2018.

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Annual Expressions Portrait Competition - Deadline extended to Friday, September 8

Annual Expressions Portrait Competition - Deadline extended to Friday, September 8

Call for Entries: 9th Annual Expressions Portrait Competition ArtSpace Herndon is pleased to announce the call for art for our 9th annual Expressions Portrait Competition is now open and is scheduled to close Wednesday, September 6, 2017.

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Technology+Art=NOW

On May 24 at ArtSpace Herndon, Fairfax County High School students will compete to win Arts Herndon scholarships in the categories of Digital Photography, Digital Art, Animation, and Digital Art. All award-winning and finalist artwork will be on display in the Technology+Art=NOW Exhibit at ArtSpace Herndon from May 23 - 31, 2017. Entries in the competition were evaluated and judged by a panel of experts. Tim Ingle is a digital media expert with over a decade of experience in film, television and commercial animation production. Michelle Schoening is a multi-disciplinary design professional who creates identities, brand systems, websites, marketing campaigns, and environmental graphics. Charlotte Geary is a professional photographer and co-founder of Modern Reston Online Lifestyle Magazine. Ms. Geary reports on local culture and events.

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7th Annual Mind, Heart, Vision Exhibit

ArtSpace Herndon presents the 7th Annual Mind, Heart, Vision Exhibit showcasing extraordinary artworks by Herndon High School art students embarking upon their senior thesis. This ‘must see’ exhibit includes computer graphics, fine art photography, and studio art. In a collaboration with Herndon High School’s Art Department, ArtSpace Herndon provides students with this unique opportunity to have their juried artwork displayed in a professional gallery. Local artists are jurors for the show. The student artwork on exhibit will also be available for purchase.

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There's No Place Like Home

Herndon and Great Falls are both small towns that attract artists to live andcreate their art. When you ask them to look into their hearts and create a piece that evokes “home” to them, what is the result? Is it a building, a person, a childhood hidey-hole where they went to dream of the future, the aroma of Mom’s apple pie cooking, or a pair of ruby slippers? Come visit this juried exhibit by members of Great Falls Studios, and see if you can find home. Winners will be announced at the Exhibit Reception with prizes awarded by the judges.

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Poets & Painters “Springtime in Winter: An Ekphrastic Study in Art, Poetry and Music” Reception

The artists of Reston Art Gallery & Studios are delighted to present their first Poets & Painters collaboration with the Poetry Society of Virginia, “Springtime in Winter: An Ekphrastic Study in Art, Poetry and Music” on exhibit from February 22 through February 26. A special reception on Wednesday, February 22 from 7-9 p.m. will feature readings and music created to complement the works of eight fine artists. Vice versa, the artists’ paintings are inspired by the words of the poets, all following the theme of “Springtime in Winter.” Everyone is welcome to attend the reception and indulge the senses of sight and sound combined with the emotional experience of poetry with “An Ekphrastic Study in Art, Poetry and Music.”

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Some Things I Can’t Explain

Featuring Artist Rahshia Sawyer On Exhibit Wednesday, January 11, 2017 through Sunday, February 12, 2017

Opening Reception Saturday, January 28, 2017 from 7-9pm

Rahshia Sawyer is a conceptual photographer based in the Washington DC area. She was the 2012 recipient of the Contemporary Talents award from France’s François Schneider Foundation. Exhibited in the 2012 Inaugural Dublin Biennial, her photographs and installations have been included in numerous group shows in Canada, England, France, Ireland, Spain, and the United States.

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