See the rules for all our exhibits by clicking the “Exhibition Requirements” link below.
Our exhibition entry form can be downloaded by clicking on the “Exhibition Entry Form” link below this paragraph. Please print and complete two copies and bring them to receiving with your artwork and entry fee. Cash or checks are accepted.
We have several exhibition venues for your participation:
CJ Muggs, located at 101 W Lockwood – Webster Groves, MO 63119, 314-963-1976, offers exhibition space for members of the Saint Louis Watercolor Society, changed out quarterly, with no entry fee or commission. We have disbanded themes so members can submit whatever they like. There is space for about 30 paintings. Paintings must be framed under Plexiglas.
Please contact Loretta Pfeiffer or Mary Berry Friedman to participate. There will be a one hour time period immediately after our membership meeting to drop off submissions for the change out exhibit, and a half hour, from 8:30 to 9:00 a.m., the following morning for submissions and retrieval of previous submissions for the months of January, April, July and October. Note: In July there is no membership meeting so come to the restaurant on the third Wednesday of July at 9 p.m. or from 8:30 to 9:00 a.m. the following morning.
STLWS 22nd ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP AWARDS EXHIBITION
BIG SPLASH 2019
This year’s Big Splash,
our 22nd Annual Membership Awards Exhibition, was held at:
The Galleries at Heartland Art Club — formerly OA Gallery
101 W Argonne Dr, Kirkwood, MO 63122, 314-821-6241
Show entry was open to STLWS members who paid their annual dues by July 1, 2019 and artwork – limited to one painting per artist – was hand delivered with an entry fee of $15. All paintings were for sale with a commission retained by the gallery on sales.
STLWS 2019 SIGNATURE MEMBER EXHIBITION
Our Signature Members Exhibition this year was held at:
Norton’s Fine Art and Framing
2025 South Big Bend Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63117, 314-645-4040
Show entry was open to members who have achieved Signature Status with the Saint Louis Watercolor Society.
One framed entry per artist was allowed with an entry fee of $15. Each artist had the option to submit up to three additional pieces of artwork with no additional entry fees, matted with a white mat, no larger than 16” x 20” in matted size, encased in a plastic sleeve, priced separately. All paintings, framed and matted, were for sale with a commission retained by the gallery on sales.
STLWS 21st ANNUAL JURIED EXHIBITION
We are pleased to announce our 2020 Annual Juried Exhibition will be held at Norton’s Fine Art and Framing, 2025 South Big Bend Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63117, starting April 4th and running through May 8th with the opening reception on April 3rd from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. with the Awards Ceremony at 7:30 p.m.
Receiving will be held at Norton’s on March 28th from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., retrieval of declined paintings will be on March 31st from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., and retrieval of artwork at the close of the show will be on May 9th from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The gallery is a beautiful facility, has a lot of visitors, and the staff does a very professional job of representing the work. This show is always an excellent exhibition of the work of area watercolor artists. Gallery hours: Tues-Sat, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Gallery contacts: 314-645-4040, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit their website: nortonsfineart.com
The exhibition is “juried” for acceptance as well as judged for awards, and the juror/judge will be Thomas Schaller, an award-winning artist, architect, and author based in Los Angeles.