[GVCP] Exhibit Opportunities!  Paula Henry Peace Award!

January 23, 2018
Dear GVCP member:

This information is modified from a mailing sent out by the Genesee Valley Council on the Arts.  If you’d like to see the original mailing, click on “view this email in your browser.”  

If you’d like to compete for the Paula Henry Peace Award, it’s not too late to become a GVCA member, and submit your artwork.  Even if you’re not an artist, I hope you’ll attend the opening reception on Thursday, February 15th, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM.  That’s when the winner of the Paula Henry Peace Award will be announced.

The Genesee Valley Council on the Arts is located on Murray Hill in Mt. Morris.  It’s on the same campus as the Livingston County Center for Nursing & Rehabilitation (“The Skilled Nursing Facility”) and the Livingston County Health Department.  It’s a little daunting to drive up the hill to find the Council on the Arts.  It’s in Building #4.  On your GPS it’s 4 Murray Hill Drive.  It’s a wonderful facility and this will be a great event, so I think you’ll agree that it’s worth the effort.


Arnie Matlin for GVCP

—— Forwarded Message
From: Livingston Arts <info@livingstonarts.org>
Reply-To: Livingston Arts <info@livingstonarts.org>
Date: Tue, 23 Jan 2018 21:43:37 +0000
To: Arnold Matlin1 <ahmatlingvcp@igc.org>
Subject: Workshops! Exhibit Opportunities! 

 2018 is going to be a great year!  

View this email in your browser <http://mailchi.mp/8d9ac7b02444/exciting-artist-opportunities-2005349?e=33fe2e131e>

REMEMBER! GVCA members are invited to submit up to two pieces (2-D or 3-D) not previously exhibited in our member’s exhibit.
To register, download a Registration Form HERE
<https://livingstonarts.us9.list-manage.com/track/click?u=56bdab958157f58fcef843212&id=3f09f6f879&e=33fe2e131e>  and email it to Melissa at melissa@livingstonarts.org. Hard copy registration forms can be dropped off or mailed to GVCA at 4 Murray Hill Dr, Mt. Morris, NY 14510.

Not a member? No Problem! Join anytime before February 6th to be eligible for the Member’s Exhibit. To become a member, go to the Membership and Support Page on our website or complete the attached membership form and return it to GVCA.

Important Dates:

  • 2018 Registration Deadline: February 6th
  • Artwork Drop Off: February 7th – 9th, 10am-4pm, and February 10th, 11am-3pm
  • Opening Reception: Thursday, February 15th, 5-7pm
  • Exhibit Closes: Saturday, March 17th at 3pm
  • Artwork Pick-Up: Tuesday & Wednesday, March 20th & 21st, 10am-4pm

Paula Henry Peace Award

GVCA is pleased to announce the creation of the Paula Henry Peace Award, offered in collaboration with Genesee Valley Citizens for Peace. The Paula Henry Peace Award honors the work and values of our friend Paula Henry, who passed away in 2017.  An artist and active member of Livingston Arts Council, Paula also was a long-time member of Genesee Valley Citizens for Peace.  With GVCP, she envisioned world peace and strived to create a world where conflict did not include war, weapons, and nuclear proliferation.

The award is offered in the amount of $250 and will be given to the artist whose submission best represents the theme of peace. Judging will occur after Artwork Drop-Off, and the winner will be announced at the Opening Reception of the 2018 Freedom of Expression Member’s Exhibition.

Genesee Valley Council on the Arts
4 Murray Hill Dr.
Mt. Morris, NY 14510


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