2016 Regional Juried Art Exhibit
34th Annual Regional Juried Art Exhibition
The Chetwynd Community Arts Council hosted the 34th Regional Juried Art Exhibit in 2016. This prestigious event provided emerging artists and seasoned artists with the opportunity to exhibit their artwork and network with fellow artists within the Peace River and the Northern Rockies regions of British Columbia. Carrie Klukas, an alumni of Alberta College of Art and Design, and Carmen Haastad, former Director/ Curator of the Prairie Art Gallery and Fine Arts instructor served as Jurors for the 2016 show.
About the Regional Juried Art Exhibition
Held annually at one of the five PLRAC member locations, the Regional Juried Art Exhibition provides an opportunity for regional artists to exhibit their work throughout the region. Award winning works of art are chosen by the jurors and include a Distinguished Award, a Recognition Award, a Student Award, a People’s Choice Award and honourable mention “Chosen” awards.
With the sponsorship of the BC Arts Council, PRRD, NRRM, Encana and the hosting arts council, the Regional Juried Art Exhibition sees growth in the number and quality of the art being exhibited every year.