Press Release - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Janet Erway
June 28, 2012
National Preview Party – Friday, July 13th
Everyone is invited to attend the annual gala Preview Party and awards ceremony to herald the opening of the 77th Annual National Juried Art Exhibition! The opening reception Preview Party, catered by Sherry Wyckoff of Something Wonderful Catering, will be held Friday, July 13th from 5p.m. to 7p.m. at the Cooperstown Art Association galleries featuring music by Mary Doherty. The prizes will be awarded at 6:00 pm that same evening.
The 77th Annual National is a juried art exhibition organized by the Cooperstown Art Association, which is open to all fine artists. The show encompasses a wide range of media including drawing, painting, photography, printmaking and sculpture. With entries from across the
In addition to the National Exhibition, we will have a special exhibition case featuring the work of this year’s Cooperstown Art Association Scholarship Award Winner. The 2012 scholarship winner is Emily Wilmot of
We are very excited to offer a limited edition full-color poster commemorating our 77th Annual National Juried Show! The 11x17 poster features images of all 151 pieces that were accepted this year by juror Tony Reinemann. Posters are available at the CAA for a donation of $5 each or can be ordered through our website at www.cooperstownart.com. All proceeds benefit the Cooperstown Art Association and our Prize Fund which provides monetary awards for our Regional and National Juried shows.
The 77th Annual National Exhibition will be on display in all three galleries of the CAA from July 13th through August 17th. Don’t forget to stop in our sales gallery which features an everchanging array of gems by member artists and artisans. The galleries are located in the
-- Janet G. Erway, Director Cory Anne Sharer, Assistant Director Cooperstown Art Association 22 Main Street Cooperstown, NY 13326 (607) 547-9777 (607)547-1187 fax firstname.lastname@example.org www.cooperstownart.com