I am happy to announce that these two paintings (Autumn, above and Whispering Forest , below) were juried into this exceptional yearly show.
About Contemporary South 2017
February 3 - March 30, 2017 in the Main Gallery
Opening on First Friday Feb. 3, reception 6 to 10 pm.
Visual Art Exchange
309 W. Martin Street
Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
VAE will be showcasing some of the most ambitious and timely works by artists from across the region in our annual exhibition, Contemporary South. The purpose of the exhibition is to gather a survey of what creative people in the Regional South are creating. Since 2012 this exhibition has grown and expanded to become one of VAE's most well-received exhibitions.
The Juror - Sheetal Prajatapati
Sheetal Prajapati worked as the Assistant Director of Learning and Artists Initiatives at MoMA till late 2016 and now works as an artist and educator. Raised in Kentucky, Sheetal has a great insider/outsider view of the landscapes of the Regional South.
Sheetal received a BA in History and Gender Studies from Northwestern University and an MA in Arts Administration and Policy from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.