2018 student show

BBAC: Current Student Works Competition 2018  /  Jim Adair, Juror

January 26-March 1 — exhibit

Adult students (18 years & older) who have been enrolled in at least one BBAC class since fall of 2016 are invited & encouraged to submit artwork for the 2018 show. We’re getting the ball rolling now so you have time to consider what past work you might choose — or you can create something entirely new!

CLICK HERE to view the prospectus for this upcoming annual show. You may download the entry & information or pick up a copy in the BBAC office.

Ice Island (above) by Stylianos Sinanis, 2017

Until then, we continue to reflect on the talent & beautiful artwork by our adult students. Below is a sample showing some of the 2017 awardees. 

Baker, Barbara – Adam (above)    BLICK ART MATERIALS AWARD

 

Brown, Jan – Rain Shadows (above)     TAMA ACRYLIC MEDIUM AWARD

 

Cervantez, Vincent – Final Touch (above)    BBAC PRESIDENT’S AWARD

 

Cox, Elizabeth – My Rendition of Caravaggio’s “Death of a Virgin” (above)     MARTHA JO RUTHERFORD MEMORIAL AWARD

 

Goldsmith, Shelley – Tall Vessel (above)    RUNYON POTTERY SUPPLY AWARD

 

Hong, Sook Kyung – Untitled (above)    TAMA ACRYLIC MEDIUM AWARD

 

Kahan, Ilene – Our Town (above)    EVA BRIGGS AWARD

 

Kossak, Maria – Graduated Full Persian Necklace (above)    C R HILL AWARD

 

Lockwood, Patrice – After the Party (above)    MILLERS ARTIST SUPPLY AWARD

 

MacLean, Brant – Corktown Nocturnal (above)     MILLERS ARTIST SUPPLY AWARD

 

Mills, Leigh Ann – Stained Glass Wonder     MICHIGAN WEAVERS GUILD AWARD

 

Munro, Judy – Waterfront  (above)    BLICK ART MATERIALS AWARD

Myer, John – Copper Insects     C R HILL AWARD

 

Pavlicek, Jan – Untitled     MARCIA BOEHM MEMORIAL AWARD

 

Ruth, R. Jean – Fractionated Wall, Rome (above)     BBAC EXHIBITION DIRECTOR’S AWARD

 

Seim, Darryl – Raised Vessel #5     ARMSTRONG TOOLS AWARD

 

Sobel, Audrey – Necklace     METALS DEPARTMENT AWARD

Spiegel, Susanne – Urban Light Trilogy (above)     ROVIN CERAMICS AWARD

 

 

Vick, Carol – Carousel (above)    BBAC TUITION AWARD

 

 

IMAGES BY Gwenn Rosseau

PROSPECTUS

This is a juried exhibition, which means that submitted work is selected or not selected by the juror. You will see in the schedule below that artwork not selected must be retrieved after the jurying process.

Eligibility:

Open to adult students,18 years and older, who have been enrolled in at least one BBAC class since Fall 2015. The following are NOT eligible: studio rentals, open studios, independent groups or faculty.

Entries:

All media are eligible.  Limit two submissions per entrant.  Work must be current and reflect class experience.  Work previously exhibited at the BBAC will not be eligible.  All entries must be prepared in a professional manner and ready for installation [please consult your instructor with questions regarding wiring of 2D work], applications must be legible and prices will not be changed once show is installed.  We reserve the right to reject unprepared entries.

Fees & Sales:

The entry fee is $10.00 per student.  A 45% commission is charged on all exhibition sales.

Procedures:

  1. All work must be labeled on the back with the artists name and phone number.
  2. Individual entry forms must be completed for each submission [do not attach the application to the art].
  3. Work will not be accepted prior to the intake dates.

Liability:

Every precaution will be taken to assure protection of entries.    Liability for works left after the pick-up dates will not be assumed by the BBAC. ** Work not collected on pick-up dates will incur a $10.00/day storage fee.

Prizes:

  • Monetary awards
  • BBAC tuition certificates
  • Gift Certificates
  • Eva Briggs Award: $1000.00 – awarded for the best 36”x36” abstract painting.

Calendar: 

  Jan. 16, 17  [Mon – Tues]……………………. Intake: Robinson Gallery [10:00 AM – 3:00 PM]

  Jan. 18 [Wed] ………………………………….. Jury

  Jan. 20 [Fri] …………………………………….. Results posted at BBArtCenter.org

  Jan. 20 & 21 [Fri – Sat]……………………….. Pick up for work not juried in 10-4PM **

  Jan. 27 [Fri] …………………………………….. .Reception [6:00 – 8:00 PM] Award Presentation [7:00PM]

  Jan. 27 – March 2 [Thurs]…………………… Exhibition

  March 3  [Fri] …………………………………… Pick-up [10:00 AM – 5:00 PM]

  March 4 [Sat] ……………………………………  Pick-up [10:00 AM – 3:00 PM] **

QUESTIONS? 248.644.0866