Mum's the Word 2017
Draw, paint, photograph, or collage your best chrysanthemum for the Mum's the Word exhibition this October. As part of the 2017 New Bern Mumfest various downtown Artwalk locations will display entries from the exhibit in their galleries and shops. Entries will be reviewed by a committee from the Mumfest planning committee and one winner's artwork will be selected for the 2018 Mumfest banner.
Entries must be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org by 11:59pm, September 15th. Guidelines and a schedule of the exhibit are listed below.
*Entries do not have to be exclusively mums but must feature them in some way
*One entry per artist
*No entries may exceed 36" in any direction
*All entries must be wired and ready to hang on the wall
*All artists agree that in the event their piece is selected by the Mumfest Committee they will grant Craven Arts Council and Swiss Bear the right to copy and use their image for next year's Mumfest.
Submission Deadline: September 15
Artists notified of Accepted entries: September 22
Artists deliver work to Bank of the Arts: September 26-30
Artwalk: October 6
Mumfest: October 13, 14
CAC&G pickup entries: October 24, 25
Artists pick up entries: Octber 26-28
2016 "Mum's the Word" Winner:
Mums on Craven St by Belinda Scheber