The Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District is currently accepting applications for the seventh annual Bethesda Painting Awards, a juried competition honoring selected painters from D.C., MD and VA with $14,000 in prize monies.
Deadline for slide submission is Friday, February 25, 2011. Up to nine finalists will be invited to display their work in a group exhibition held in June 2011 in downtown Bethesda.
The competition will be juried by Evelyn Hankins, Associate Curator at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington, D.C; Phillip Geiger, Professor of Drawing and Painting, University of Virgina; and Jinchul Kim, Art Professor, Salisbury University.
Visit www.bethesda.org to download an application.
For more information, please visit www.bethesda.org
or call (301) 215-6660.