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Registration for the 54th Annual Spring Art Show

sponsored by The Chippewa Herald

  • Thu, Jan 25, 2018Fri, Mar 9, 2018 Tickets

    Both the registration fee and the registration form must be submitted by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 9th - NO EXCEPTIONS. 

    Registration Fee

The Chippewa Valley Cultural Association/Heyde Center for the Arts and The Chippewa Herald welcome artists to submit their artwork to the 54th Annual Chippewa Herald Spring Art Show. Registration starts on Thursday, January 25 and closes at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 9 (no exceptions!). 

The non-juried, community art exhibition includes original paintings, sculptures, photos, stained glass, mosaics, ceramics and other creative art forms from artists in the Chippewa Valley and beyond.  The exhibit will run from Sunday, April 8 to Friday, April 20, 2018 at the Heyde Center for the Arts, 3 S. High St., Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin.

Show hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Thursday; and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday. Weekend hours are 12:00 p.m.  to 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 8; Saturday, April 14; and Sunday, April 15. The exhibit closes at 4 p.m. on Friday, April 20.

The Opening Reception will be heldfrom 12:00 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 8. An Art Demonstrationwill be held from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. and the Show Awards will be given out at 2:00 p.m.

Entry Information

All work must be original in concept and design. It must be submitted by the artist signing the work. Copies of other artwork, copyrighted photographs, published images, advertisements or patterns cannot be accepted. No art “kits” submissions are acceptable.  The acceptance and placement of art is at the discretion of the spring art show committee. 

All artwork to be hung must be framed and equipped with hanging wire or suitable hanging/display device.  Artwork with hanging or display devices that are considered unsafe, insufficient, or hazardous will not be accepted. For framed artwork with a glass cover, the maximum glass size 36 inches in either direction.

The entry fee is $15 for Chippewa Valley Cultural Association (CVCA) members and  $30 for non-CVCA members.  With the payment of the entry fee, each artist can submit a maximum of three pieces. If the artist would like to sell his/her artwork, all sales will be handled by the CVCA.  The CVCA receives a 30% commission of all art sold during the exhibit.  The CVCA holds limited liability for loss or damage. A copy of the policy is available upon request.

54Th Annual Spring Art Show 2018 Registration Form