Art In ME 2018 Juror: Connie Hayes
Connie Hayes is a painter living in Rockland, Maine. She received her M.F.A. from Tyler School of Art at Temple University in Philadelphia, and Rome; her B.F.A. from the Maine College of Art in Portland; and her B.A. from the University of Maine. She received a fellowship to attend the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in 1989. Born in Gardiner, Maine she taught at the Maine College of Art for 10 years, also participating in arts administration there for 15 years, including serving as their interim Dean of Faculty. In 2003 she was awarded an honorary doctorate in fine arts from the Maine College of Art. From 1992-1998 she lived in New York City. Since 1990 she has been painting on location through her Borrowed Views project and developing figurative work in her Rockland Studio. She serves as a member of the board of trustees for the Farnsworth Art Museum. Connie is honored to serve as the juror for Art In ME for the second time, the last time being in 2012. Connie’s expertise as a teacher and artist gives her a unique perspective in the way she thoughtfully responds to the work submitted for jurying.
Our juror will make selections based on the digital submissions. BRAF staff will contact artists whose work is accepted via email.
SUMMARY – (how to submit an entry)
Step 1. Paste entry form below into email and fill in your personal details.
Step 2. Attach JPEG images representing up to two submissions and send to: firstname.lastname@example.org. (Please do not sent to the BRAF gallery email)
Step 3. Pay your entry fee
All entries must be received by 11:59 PM, August 31
Detailed step by step instructions:
Step 1 — Copy and paste the entry form into an email, and fill in the info requested. Then proceed to step 2 , attaching images.
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Artist’s Contact Information:
City, State, Zip Code:
BRAF Member: YES NO
About Your Art Submissions
Size (h x w, add depth if 3D):
Size (h x w, add depth if 3D):
Submission of my entry fee constitutes my understanding and agreement to the juried show guidelines and to the following conditions:
All work submitted is my own original art.
My entry fee is non-refundable.
If my work sells BRAF takes a commission of 35% and have priced my work accordingly.
I grant BRAF permission to use images of my artwork and/or my name for promoting this exhibition and/or BRAF, in print, broadcast and online media and marketing materials.
I understand that insurance coverage of artwork in the care of BRAF may be limited and I agree not to hold BRAF or its officers or employees liable for any loss or damage.
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Step 2 — attach .jpg images (electronic picture files) of your art to your email after reading instructions below and send your complete submission to: email@example.com
Submit one JPEG image per 2D work of art for consideration by the juror. Each artist may submit up to two works of art. Three-dimensional submissions may include up to three views of the artwork . Do not paste these jpegs into the body of your email. They must be attachments.
Images should be around 1 megabyte in size; recommended pixel around 900 width or height, but not to exceed 1,800 in either dimension. Do not send thumbnails.
Image files must be named as follows:
1_ Artist’s Last Name_Title.jpg eg: 1_smith_windowshadows.jpg
2_Artist’s Last Name_Title.jpg eg: 2_smith_gullrock.jpg
Attach your JPEGs to your email with the entry information and send to firstname.lastname@example.org
Disclaimer — the Boothbay Region Art Foundation is not responsible for technical or computer failures, including problems accessing the Internet, any other computer error or malfunction, or for late, lost, illegible or misdirected entries. Make sure you send your entry to the correct email account according to the directions above. You will receive a reply confirming your entry.
Step 3 — entry fee, then you are done!
We must receive your entry fee on or before the deadline or your entry will not be considered. The entry fee is $15 per piece ($30 for two pieces) for current members of the Boothbay Region Art Foundation, or $20 per piece ($40 for two pieces) for non-members.
There are two ways to pay: Credit card or check. For either please method click on the button below.