UPCOMING EXHIBITION

4th Annual Members’ Juried Art Show

October 5 , 2024 – January 5, 2025

Exhibitions are free with General Admission.

About

Join the International Museum of Art & Science (IMAS) in hosting its 4th Annual Members’ Juried Art Show (MJAS). MJAS provides a welcoming space and opportunity for the community to professionally display their artwork at IMAS, available to be seen by museum visitors of all ages.

Submitting artwork to be exhibited in this show is an IMAS membership benefit. All current IMAS members 18 years old or older may enter up to two pieces of artwork; at least one will be included in the show. Up to two adults from the same household address may participate if they have a Family membership or higher level. A membership can be purchased or renewed up to the date of artwork submission. The IMAS has moved to a Jan.-Dec. membership cycle. If you have not renewed for 2023, you will need to renew before entering. Contact IMAS for renewal or questions at (956) 681-2800 or www.theimasonline.org/member.

Opening Reception

Join us for a reception and awards ceremony on Saturday, October 5, 2023 from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Awards will be announced at 6:00 p.m. The MJAS reception is free for all IMAS members. Exhibiting members will receive two complimentary guest passes on the day of drop-off. Additional guests and non-members may purchase a ticket for $10.

3rd Annual Members' Juried Art Show Reception

Participate

To participate, download the application below (application coming soon), complete, and bring with you during one of the designated drop off dates and times along with your artwork(s). The IMAS Curatorial team will review and collect these items for submission and successfully submitted works will then be juried by non-IMAS representative Juror(s). Juror(s) will select the final artworks to be accepted into the exhibition as well as provide the IMAS with a Best of Show (1st place), Second Place, Third Place, and 3 Honorable Mentions, all with a monetary value. Declined artworks will be ready for pickup at the designated dates and times, and the accepted works will be displayed. All artists submitting work must provide a reliable form of contact information in order to be notified of declined artwork, received awards, or updates to their submissions.

Key Dates

Artwork Drop Off

Friday, September 20, 2024 | 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 21, 2024 | 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Notification of Declined Artwork

Wednesday, September 25, 2024 | By 5:00 p.m.

Opening Reception

Saturday, October 5, 2024 | 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

End of Show Artwork Pick-up

Friday, January 10, 2025 | 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, January 11, 2025 | 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Uncollected Artwork Disposal Date

Friday, February 7, 2025 | 5:00 p.m.

2023 Best in Show: Villareal, Johanna. Ugly. Oil on canvas. Edinburg, TX

Sobre

Únete al Museo Internacional de Arte y Ciencia (IMAS) para acoger su 4th Annual Members’ Juried Art Show (MJAS). El MJAS ofrece un espacio acogedor y una oportunidad para que la comunidad muestre profesionalmente sus obras de arte en el IMAS, disponibles para ser vistos por visitantes de museos de todas las edades.

Presentar obras de arte que se expondrán en este espectáculo es un beneficio de afiliación a IMAS. Todos los miembros actuales del IMAS de 18 años o mayores pueden entrar hasta dos piezas de obra de arte; al menos uno será incluido en el espectáculo. Puede participar hasta dos adultos de la misma dirección doméstica si tienen un miembro de la familia o un nivel superior. Se puede comprar o renovar una membresía hasta la fecha de presentación de obras de arte. El IMAS se ha mudado a un Jan.-Dec. ciclo de miembros. Si no se ha renovado para 2023, tendrá que renovarse antes de entrar. Contacte con el IMAS para la renovación o preguntas en (956) 681-2800 o www.theimasonline.org/member.

Participar

Para participar, descargue la aplicación que aparece a continuación (solicitud que viene pronto), complete y lleve con usted durante una de las fechas de entrega y las horas de descarga designadas junto con sus obras de arte. El equipo Curatorial de IMAS examinará y recogerá estos artículos para su presentación y luego las obras presentadas con éxito serán juradas por jurados no representativos del IMAS. El jurado(s) seleccionará las obras de arte finales que se aceptarán en la exposición, así como proporcionará al IMAS un Mejor de Show (1er lugar), Segundo Lugar, Tercer Lugar y 3 Menciones Honorables, todos con valor monetario. Las obras declinadas estarán listas para su recogida en las fechas y tiempos designadas, y las obras aceptadas serán mostradas. Todos los artistas que presenten obras deben proporcionar una forma fiable de información de contacto para ser notificados de obras de arte declinadas, premios recibidos o actualizaciones de sus comunicaciones.