Call Type: Exhibitions
Eligibility: National
City: La Veta
State: Colorado
Fee: $35.00
Event Dates: 6/18/2019 – 7/20/2019
Entry Deadline: 5/15/19

Artists are invited to submit original artwork that depicts scenery, culture, heritage, lifestyles, and other aspects of the Rocky Mountain West, past and present. No giclee prints. The judge for cash awards is Doug Candelaria. Candelaria is an artist who has been fascinated by cowboys, native Americans and mountain men since he was a child.  Born and raised in Durango, CO he was surrounded by that atmosphere and can remember cattle being driven down the streets of his neighborhood.  His paintings depict the life and traditions of the Plains and Desert Native Americans of the past, as well as the modern cowboy of the West. Artists may submit up to 3 entries for a fee of $35. The deadline to enter is May 15, 2019. Artists will be notified of acceptance by May 25, 2019. The show will be on display June 18 – July 20, with an opening reception June 22, 5 – 7 pm, with the presentation of awards.