Terre Haute museum seeks artists for exhibition

Terre Haute museum seeks artists for exhibition

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — The Swope Art Museum is accepting entries from artists for its 69th annual Wabash Valley Juried Exhibition. The postmark deadline for entries is March 30.

The exhibition is open to artists working in all media who live in Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan and Ohio. Entries must be original works of art that were completed in the past two years and not previously exhibited at the Swope. New this year: Artists may submit up to five entries, with a fee of $10 per work.

An entry form and a full prospectus with detailed schedules and entry procedures are available on the Swope website at http://www.swope.org/explore/annual-exhibitions/wve/. Questions may be sent to WVE@swope.org.

This year's juror is Kris Ercums, curator of global contemporary and Asian art at the Spenser Museum of Art at the University of Kansas.

The exhibition will run from June 29 through Aug. 24 at the museum in downtown Terre Haute. The annual is one of the oldest juried exhibitions in Indiana and showcases the variety of contemporary visual arts in the region.