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The 2015 FL3TCH3R Exhibit
For International artists

THE 2015 FL3TCH3R EXHIBIT- Socially and Politically Engaged Art- Multi National Juried Exhibit  >>>> Deadline- August 19, 2015

ARTISTS HAVE THE OPTION TO SUBMIT THEIR 2015 FL3TCH3R EXHIBIT ENTRIES ONLINE: http://fl3tch3rexhibit.com/enter.html

The third annual FL3TCH3R EXHIBIT invites you to submit entries for the upcoming juried exhibition: “THE 2015 FL3TCH3R EXHIBIT- Socially and Politically Engaged Art”  from October 5 to December 7, 2015. “THE 2015 FL3TCH3R EXHIBIT” is a multinational juried exhibition in memory of artist Fletcher H. Dyer. Awards greater than $500 will be granted. Reece Museum located on the campus of East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN will host the exhibit. Work submitted should address current social and political issues. Diverse media and approach to the theme are encouraged. If submitted by August 19, a non-refundable entry fee of $35 is required for 3 entries/art works. If submitted August 20-26, a non-refundable entry fee of $40 is required for 3 entries/art works. Additional works may be submitted for $7 each.

Joyce Ogden is our 2015 Juror. She is Professor of Art at Spalding University and the Kentucky School of Art at Spalding in Louisville, Kentucky.  Ogden is an artist based in Southern Indiana whose work explores dialogues between sustainability, the importance of water to local agriculture, nature, time, and space. She received an MFA from the Henry Radford Hope School of Fine Arts at Indiana University, Bloomington and has exhibited throughout the southeastern United States, including: the Speed Museum in Kentucky and Contemporary Art Center in Atlanta.

Ogden has been the recipient of grants and awards that include the Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors Grant Program and Kentucky Foundation for Women Sallie Bingham Award. In addition, she is a founding member of ENID, a Louisville based women sculptors organization.  Her work has been reviewed in regional and national publications. 

Fletcher H. Dyer, age 22, was lost too soon in a motorcycle accident in Johnson City, TN on 11/5/2009. Fletcher was a senior in Art and Design at East TN State University concentrating in Graphic Design under a Bachelor of Fine Arts program. As an artist and graphic designer, Fletcher’s passion for art was a vehicle that allowed him to mirror his passion and marry it to his concern for social and political issues through visual means. THE FL3TCH3R EXHIBIT aspires to honor Fletcher H. Dyer’s legacy by providing a venue for artists to exhibit artworks that continue the dialogue. The exhibit's proceeds after expenses will fund the Fletcher H. Dyer Memorial Scholarship.   

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P.O. Box 954
Johnson City, TN 37605



Deadline: 08-19-2015
The FL3TCH3R Exhibit
Johnson City, TN

Contact: Barb Dyer
email: fl3tch3r.exhibit@gmail.com
Phone: 423.534.9827
Website: http://www.FL3TCH3Rexhibit.com

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