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Art entries sought for WSU Tri-Cities exhibition

Art from last year’s spring show.
RICHLAND, Wash. – Mid-Columbia artists are invited to submit their work for a regional juried exhibition series at Washington State University Tri-Cities.
 
The selected artwork for the spring 2013 Chancellor’s Exhibition Series will be on display Feb. 4-June 14 in the East Building administration corridor at WSU Tri-Cities, 2710 Crimson Way, Richland.
 
The semi-annual juried exhibition series is designed to showcase the remarkable art of the Columbia Valley. Digital images, drawings, paintings, photography, sculptures, ceramics, glass and any other media are eligible and encouraged.
 
Submissions are due Jan. 21 for consideration. Artists are strongly encouraged to provide digital submissions to dgast@tricity.wsu.edu as campus is closed Jan. 19-21 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. No entry fees or entry forms are required.
 
Artists will be notified via email on Jan. 23. The selected works must be delivered to campus by Jan. 31 for installation. Find more details on the “call for entries” at http://www.tricity.wsu.edu/artgallery.
 
Interim Chancellor James R. Pratt will welcome the artists at the opening reception at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, in the East Building conference room 228.
 
WSU Tri-Cities is located along the scenic Columbia River in Richland, Wash. Established in 1989 with upper division and graduate programs, WSU Tri-Cities expanded in 2007 to a four-year undergraduate campus offering 18 bachelor’s, 10 master’s and six doctoral degree programs. Learn about the most diverse campus in the WSU system at http://www.tricity.wsu.edu.
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Contacts:
Douglas Gast, WSU Tri-Cities Art Center, 509-372-7185, dgast@tricity.wsu.edu
 
Melissa O’Neil Perdue, WSU Tri-Cities Marketing and Communications, 509-372-7319, cell/text 509-727-3094, moneil@tricity.wsu.edu