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2017 Annual Juried Art Show

This year only: In recognition of Canada’s 150th Birthday we will be presenting one additional prize – the
Canada Sesquicentennial Award. This award (PRAC members only eligible) will be given to the artwork that
best represents a Canadian scene or subject. Only artwork selected to be in the show can compete. If you want
your work(s) to be considered, please check the Canada 150 Award box on the Entry Form and give reason.

2017 DATES

  • Entry Deadline September 29th

  • Sunday, October 22nd 1pm-4pm
    Take-In Day

  • Monday, October 23rd 4pm to 9pm
    Phone those selected

  • Tuesday, October 24 9:30 Hang Art Work
  • Wednesday, October 25th 5pm to 7pm
    Take out of art not in show

  • Thursday, November 2nd 7pm to 8:30pm
    Opening Reception

  • Sunday, November 26th 1pm to 3pm
    Take down and take out art at close of show

CONTACT: Susan Brown | Brian Smallman
225 County Road 8
Campbellford, ON K0L 1L0



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2017 Sponsors and Partners:

Enbridge Pipelines Inc.; Ontario Power Generation; Town of Ajax; Optimist Club of Ajax; Rotary Club of Pickering; Veridian Connections; Durham West Arts Centre Inc.; Ajax Creative Arts; Willis Supply Co. Ltd.; Metro, Whites Road, Pickering

Thank you to Michael Jack for encouraging his art students Teresa Tang, Linda Wang and Thomas Liu to be part of this exciting show.

Please contact us if you would like to be a sponsor of this established juried art show in Ajax. INFO SHEET


The PineRidge Arts Council reserves the right to photograph the artists and artwork for publicity, web posting and other not-for-profit purposes.


2017 Call for Art

2017 pdf Registration Form click HERE
just the labels and entry form HERE

on-line option CLICK HERE

we are using JotForm and when you register on-line a copy of your registration will be sent to you from JotForm

Registration due date September 29

Opening Reception and Awards Presentation November 2

Anik Glaude2017 Juror ~ Anik Glaude, Curator,
The Varley Art Gallery of Markham
Anik Glaude holds a BFA from the University of Ottawa (2006) and an MA in Art Museum and Gallery Studies from Newcastle University (2008). She was interim Curator of the Firestone Collection of Canadian Art at the Ottawa Art Gallery before arriving at the Varley Art Gallery of Markham in 2010. Here she is charged with exploring many facets of contemporary art while making the work of F.H. Varley relevant to the diverse communities that frequent the gallery. Curatorial projects include: Brendan Fernandes: In Position, Jennie Suddick: Of nails and rope ladders, On Your Mark: F.H. varley, Kate Wilson, Ed Pien, and Mother Tongue.

All works must be appropriately presented

• Maximum width, including any frame is 102 cm (40")
• Maximum weight, including glass, frame, etc. 9.1 kg (20 lbs.)
• Each must have .635 cm (1/4") minimum O or D -rings or screw eyes
(no sawhooks) on both sides at the back of the entry, placed not
more than one third down from the top of the frame.
Our hooks go through these rings or eyes, not the wire. Gallery canvas
must have finished edges.

McLean Community Centre
95 Magill Drive | Ajax | L1T 3K7

Juror for 2017 ~ Anik Glaude, Curator, The Varley Art Gallery of Markham

Thanks to our 2017 sponsors

OPG | ENBRIDGE | Town of Ajax

Rotary Club of Pickering | Verdian | Optimist Club of Ajax | Durham West Arts Centre

Ajax Creative Arts | Willis Supply Co. Limited

Please contact us if you would like to be a sponsor of this established juried art show in Ajax. INFO SHEET


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2016 Juror

Maurice Snelgrove


The PineRidge Arts Council reserves the right to photograph the artists and work for publicity, web posting and other not-for-profit purposes. •




Since 1989 PineRidge Arts Council Inc., a non-profit volunteer organization has been dedicated to enhance the quality of life within the community by developing widespread appreciation, support and involvement in the arts.

PineRidge Arts Council
650 Kingston Road
P.O. Box 18258 Steeple Hill Postal Outlet
Pickering, Ontario L1V 1A0

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