46th Juried Exhibition

46 Juried, centered-01

Announcing the 46th Juried Exhibition with online line submissions NOW OPEN December 1, 2020 - January 22, 2021.

The Lyndon House Arts Center and Lyndon House Arts Foundation are pleased to announce Hallie Ringle as the Guest Juror for the 46th Juried Exhibition.

Hallie Ringle is the Hugh Kahul Curator of Contemporary Art at the Birmingham Museum of Art where she's curated Celestia Morgan: REDLINE and Barbie: Dreaming of a Female Future. She was formerly Assistant Curator at The Studio Museum in Harlem where she curated Maren Hassinger: Monuments, Firelei Baez: Joy Out of Fire, Fictions, Rico Gatson: Icons 2007–2017, Video Studio: Meeting Points, Palatable: Food and Contemporary Art, and Salon Style. She is a fall 2018 Andy Warhol Curatorial Fellow. She has a BA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an MA from the University of Texas at Austin.

New this cycle, we will be receiving entries online digitally from December 1 - January 22, 2021.To enter and submit your works: HERE  Thank you for your support of the Athens art community and good luck!

Hallie Ringle by Texas Isaiah

Athens area artists 18 years and older working in the visual arts field. The Athens area includes the following counties: Athens-Clarke County, Oconee, Barrow, Greene, Jackson, Madison, Hall, Banks, Franklin, Hart, Elbert, Wilkes, Morgan, Walton and Oglethorpe.


$30 for up to 3 entries.

Original artworks in any visual media may be entered. No reproductions, no works previously shown at the Lyndon House Arts Center (LHAC), and no works shown in the Athens area within the last year. No multi-piece works, such as diptychs, triptychs or grids. This includes 2d and 3d works. Sculptures must be one piece.

Wall works should not exceed 11’ in any direction (this includes framing). Sculptural works should not exceed 4’ x 8’ x 8’ and no more than 100 lbs.All works must be finished works of art ready for installation as follows:

1. Works on paper must be mounted and secured in professional frames under glass or plexi-glass and ready for installation. Please no plastic frames or clip style frames. Collage elements must be secured or protected behind glass.
2. Paintings or photographs on canvas need to have a finished edge whether clean, painted or with wood stripping. Paintings or photographs on canvas boards need to be framed. Work should be dry and fixed. No wet paint.
3. All 2D artworks must have a hanging device, either d-rings or screw eyes with picture wire securely wrapped. Works under 14” in any direction may use saw tooth hangers.
4. Video works should not exceed 5 minutes in length and should be a .mov file.
5. Wall hanging fabric works will need to include a hanging device, such as a casing sewn with a dowel or rod included.
6. Photographs mounted on plexi and aluminum are fine as long as the hanging device is incorporated in a professional manner.
7. Extremely fragile works will not be eligible due to the need for special handling.
8. Sculptural work and freestanding pieces must be in one piece and installation ready. Artists may be called to assist with installation.
9. As a community-wide facility, the Lyndon House Arts Center reserves the right to present artworks in a controlled access area, or to deny exhibition, of any work that may not be appropriate for all audiences.

This exhibit includes a number of awards, including cash, a future exhibition and honorable mentions.

Sales & Reproductions
Works may be for sale or not for sale. The exhibiting artist will receive 70% of the sales price for work that is sold. The Lyndon House Arts Foundation, The Lyndon House Arts Center and ACC Leisure Services reserve the right to photograph and reproduce any artwork for promotional purposes. The copyright remains with the artist.

Insurance and Liability
 Works accepted into the 46th Juried Exhibition will be insured while in the Arts Center, from arrival to July 1, 2021. Insurance values must be reasonable. Any questionable numbers will require an appraisal.

Print or download the submission instructions HERE

The Calendar:

Friday, January 22, 2021 Submissions close at 9 pm.

Thursday, February 4, 2021 Notification: All notifications of either acceptance or non-acceptance by email.

Friday, February 5 – Saturday, February 13, 2021, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Deliver works selected for the 46th Juried Exhibition. Closed on Sunday.

Thursday, March 11 – Saturday, March 13, 2021 46th Juried Exhibition Preview Days: Please join us in celebration of the 46th Juried Exhibition with free ticketed entry times!

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 46th Juried Exhibition opens for general viewing

Saturday, June 26, 2021, 6:00 pm 46th Juried Exhibition closes. Last day to see the show.

Tuesday, June 29 – Thursday, July 1, 2021, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Pick up works included in the 46th Juried Exhibition

beth.sale@accgov.com, 706 613 3623 x. 7604

Photo Credit of Hallie Ringle: Texas Isaiah