25th Annual ART IN THE COUNTY Juried Exhibition and Sale
June 22 – July 8, 2018
206 Main St., Picton, Ontario
Enter off Mary St., use Studio X entrance
10-6 Monday to Saturday
10-5 Sundays (except last day July 8th closes at 3pm)
Children aged 12 and under free
Admission FREE on Canada Day
Sponsored by The Elizabeth Crombie Real Estate Team – Royal LePage ProAlliance Realty Brokerage.
Welcome to Art In The County!
The organizing committee for Art in the County is pleased to announce that this year’s show will be held at the Picton Armoury, 206 Main St (enter off Mary St., use Studio X entrance), Picton beside the Picton Public Library. We are excited about this new venue as it is more centrally located; we look forward to welcoming you to this new space and continuing to showcase the incredible artistic talent of Prince Edward County.
This year also marks the 25th Anniversary of Art in the County. As our plans take shape we will be announcing special events to mark this important milestone. This year’s show will be held from June 22 to July 8, 2018.
Announcing The Community Arts Builder Award
April 19, 2018
The year 2018 marks the 25th anniversary of Art in the County! To celebrate this occasion, Art in the County and the Prince Edward County Arts Council are launching The Community Arts Builder Award. Sponsored by Laurie Gruer, Sam Simone & Monica Klingenberg of Chestnut Park Real Estate Limited Brokerage, the award recognizes an individual who has enriched community life in The County through the arts. The award, which includes a $250 monetary gift, will be given at the opening night ceremonies of Art in The County on June 21st.
Art in the County and the Arts Council would like to invite the community to nominate individuals who they believe are deserving of this award. All nominations must be submitted by June 8th, 2018. Submissions may be submitted on-line or can be mailed directly to the Arts Council.
The Community Arts Builder Award recognizes an individual who has enriched community life in Prince Edward County through the arts. During this inaugural year, the award will focus on the visual arts.
Each nomination must include one (1) nominator and detailed information about the nominee as outlined in the submission form. Only fully completed submissions will be considered. All community members are invited to submit nominations. Nominators may submit more than one nomination.
NOTE: Members of the Board of PEC Arts Council or of the Arts in the County Steering Committee are not eligible to submit nominations.
Community Arts Builder Nomination Form (click to open/close)
April 19, 2018
Media Launch for the 2018 show. Call for artist entries announced.
June 8, 2018
Deadline for artist entry. See To Exhibit/Important Dates for other important dates for artists.
Deadline for The Community Arts Builder Award nominations. Nomination form coming soon.
June 21, 2018
Opening Night Reception by invitation only. Winners of the jurors’ awards, the Otto Rogers award, and The Community Art Builder Award will be announced. See Opening Night Reception
June 22, 2018
The Show opens to the public at 10 am.
July 1, 2018
Admission is free.
July 8 2018
Closing day at 3 pm. Winner of the People’s Choice Award will be announced.
2018 Award Winners
To be announced