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Studio B, Boyertown presents 2013 Summer Exhibition


Thursday, June 13, 2013

The 2013 Summer Exhibition is an annual showcase promoting the works of local artists. The opening reception and award presentation will be held Friday, June 21, from 5-8 p.m. at Studio B.
This non-juried show of works in all media is open to member and non-member artists. Member artists are invited to submit additional items such as small matted works and stationery cards for a “Member’s Bin and Card Sale.”
In addition, on display and for sale via silent auction bids are windows from the Rhoads Opera House building that have been transformed into works of art. Final bids must be registered with gallery director Susan Biebuyck by 3:00 p.m., Saturday, August 10.
A People’s Choice Award will be voted on during the Opening Reception, Friday, June 21, from 5-9 p.m. The winner will be asked to provide additional work to be displayed in the Building a Better Boyertown (BBB) window in downtown Boyertown throughout the summer. The show runs until August 10, 2013.
Rhonda Counts, coordinator for the show, is a painter who resides in Fleetwood, PA. Rhonda worked at Walk Disney World for over 30 years as an Imagineer. Counts and other local artists host classes, camps and workshops at Studio B throughout the year for children and adults. Counts runs Open Studio for artists who enjoy working together on Thursdays at Studio B from 1-4 p.m. and offers assistance in website development and preparing images of artwork often required for entry into gallery exhibits.
Artists are encouraged to join Studio B as Artist Members allowing them to submit work to the studio’s “On the Road” exhibits, enjoy artist promotion on the website via images and links to the artist’s website, entry into the annual December Members Small-priced Works show, and take advantage of assorted discounts at area businesses and eateries. Studio B members will exhibit “On the Road” at Schwenkfelder Library and Heritage Center in October-December 2013, and at Brandywine River Museum in June 2014.
Artist entry information can be found at www.studiobbb.org
Note: Entries are being accepted on Tuesday, June 18, 2013, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.