The 43rd Juried Exhibition Online Entry Form is Live!
Visit – http://bit.ly/2CpzZST to fill out your artwork submission information. Please remember that your submission is not complete until you bring your artworks to the Arts Center on
Thursday, January 25, 1 – 8 PM and
Friday, January 26, 10 – 4 PM
Drop off up to 3 works at the Art Center, 211 Hoyt Street
Guidelines & full calendar: http://www.athensclarkecounty.com/DocumentCenter/View/44873
Opening Reception: March 22, 6 – 8 PM
On view: March 22 – May 5
Juror: Wassan Al-Khudhairi,
Chief Curator at Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis
Al-Khudhairi received her BA in Art History from Georgia State University and M.A. with distinction in Islamic Art and Architecture from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in London. Al-Khudhairi is of Iraqi origin and has lived in Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the U.K. and the U.S., where she worked at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta and the Brooklyn Museum of Art in New York. Before her position in St. Louis, Wassan Al-Khudhairi most recently was the curator of modern and contemporary art at the Birmingham Museum of Art in Alabama. This fall, she curated the 2017 Asian Art Biennial in Taiwan.
“She has an extraordinary breadth of experience and global knowledge of the contemporary art world, which is seamlessly balanced with her attention to local and regional communities and audiences. We are grateful to have her vision and abilities at CAM and in St. Louis.” – Lisa Melandri, executive director of the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis.