Sunday, September 05, 2010

Materials: Hard & Soft

Deadline: September 10, 2010 by 5:00 pm (RECEIVE)

Materials Hard & Soft

National Contemporary Craft
Competition and Exhibition
Greater Denton Arts Council
Denton, TX
February 5 – April 3, 2011

This annual competition and exhibition of contemporary crafts is now in its 23rd year. Recognized nationally, Materials: Hard & Soft attracts hundreds of entries from every state in the union. Nationally recognized jurors select the show from slides and then award $5,000 in prize money. The juror has always selected the winning pieces on-site.

Works produced in any of the craft media: clay, fiber, glass, metal, paper, wood, or any combination of craft media, are acceptable. Entries must be the complete work of the submitting artist. Kits or commercially designed works will not be accepted. All work must have been completed within the past two years and not previously exhibited in the Center for the Visual Arts. Artists must reside in the United States or its possessions.

Entries must be submitted in digital format ONLY.

Tom Lauerman is currently a Visiting Lecturer at SMU Meadows School of the Arts.

Download the entry form: MaterialsH&S_2011Prospectus.pdf

Visit website:

Greater Denton Arts Council
400 East Hickory Street
Denton, TX 76201
All other inquiries:
(940) 382‐2787