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Hanover Day Juried Art Exhibit

General Terms, Conditions & Guidelines

Hanover Day Juried Art Exhibit

at the Frame Center, 152 Rockland St., Hanover, MA

Exhibition Dates: June 18—July 26, 2019

Artists’ Awards Reception: Thursday, June 20, 2019, 6-8 pm

Registration Form - Click Here

ELIGIBILITY: Open to all artists. Artists may submit up to three pieces of original artwork completed within the last 5years.

AWARDS: Cash Awards will be given for First Prize in each category to the artist who displays excellence in their medium. Categories include: Photography, Drawing, Oil and Acrylic Painting, Watercolor, Mixed Media and 3D. A special “Hanover Excellence Award” will be given to an artist from Hanover, or one who depicts a Hanover related scene or theme in their work.

JURYING PROCESS: Guest Jurors, TBD will select works of merit in each category to receive a first prize cash award and subsequent awards, as they deem appropriate for second, third and honorable mention ribbons.


Artwork must be dropped off at the Frame Center, located at 152 Rockland Street in Hanover, MA, on Saturday, June 1, 2019, between 10:00am - 1:00pm, or Tuesday, June 4, 2019 from 2:00pm – 5:00pm.

A completed, signed, registration form and $5.00 cash entry fee must accompany each piece of artwork. Each piece of work must include the artist’s full name clearly attached to/written on the back of the work. All work must be received ready for installation. Please take proper precautions in supporting your work for display. All framed work must be securely framed and wired, ready for hanging. All unframed, 2-dimensional work must also be properly prepared for hanging; clamped glass or saw-tooth hangers are not considered acceptable preparations for hanging. Artwork deemed unable to hang/install may be rejected from the exhibit.

Please call the Frame Center at (781) 826-6500 if you need to make special arrangements for artwork drop-off or pick-up. Dina Brennan is the contact person for this exhibit.

*The maximum height of 2D work is 48 inches; maximum width for 2D work is 48 inches. A sturdy easel, provided by the artist, may accompany over-weight 2D work

A sturdy pedestal must accompany sculpture and 3-dimensional work.

Pick up of work is Saturday, July 27 or Monday, July 29, 2019 from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. 

The Frame Center, and the Hanover Cultural Council accept no responsibility for work that is not retrieved by the deadline. After 30 days, artwork may be discarded.

SALES: **A commission of 20% will be charged. Artists are responsible for paying the 20% commission fee directly to The Frame Center for work that is sold through the Second Annual Hanover Day Exhibit. Work need not be for sale.

LIABILITY: Great care will be taken with all artwork. However, artists are responsible for insuring their own pieces and equipment. The Frame Center, The Hanover Cultural Council and any volunteers or staff involved in preparing the exhibit may not be held responsible for any loss or damage to artwork or equipment.

Announcing The Winners 2018!

Judges: Kimberlee Alemian from South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, chose the winners of the fine art categories

 and Sean Goss of Goss Photo Studio, Hanover, chose the photography winners.

Hanover Selectmen chose the "Hanover Excellence Award" and the Frame Center Team chose the "Best in Show" Award!
Fine Art Categories:

Drawing: 1st Prize: Bob Weikel for “Plowing”
2nd Prize: Eileen Casey for “Koi Flirtation”
3rd Prize: Leslie McNeil for “Lake Alhambra Sunset”

Watercolor: 1st: Judy Rossman for “Marsh, North River”
2nd: Becky Haletky for “Rte. 44 LateNight”
3rd: Bruce Nickerson for “Along Big Sur”

Painting: 1st: Bonnie Henderson for “The Woods”
2nd: Eva Cass for “Glide”
3rd: Scott Brundage for “Untitled”

Mixed Media: 1st: Edward Mikenas for “Whimsical Abstract”
2nd: Becky Haletky for “Americana”
3rd: Mark Slaven for “Dark Current”

3D: 1st: Judy Rossman for “Growing Together”
2nd: Janine Senatore for “Large Bowl with Face”
3rd: Janine Senatore for “Cut-Out Bowl”

Color Photography: 1st: Renea Warnock for “Beloved”
2nd: Rebecca Hayes for “There’s a Storm Coming”
3rd: Karen Obillo for “ Fall Leaves”

B&W Photography: 1st: Laura Cardello for “Delicate Defiance”
2nd: Sally Bosquet for “Can’t Stop the Spring”
3rd: Tanner DeMaggio for “Cityometry”

Hanover Excellence Award: Mary Gilmartin for her Oil Painting, "Tree of Life" at Forge Pond Park

Best in Show: Sally Bosquet for her Color Photograph, “Which Witch”