Active Texas Artists Coalition members were invited to submit artworks for
this juried exhibition. The call was open to all disciplines with no theme.
All mediums were accepted including oils, acrylics, pastels, watercolors,
prints, drawings, mixed media, sculpture, video, installation, photography,
and digital art with no size restrictions. This year we are proud to announce
Margery Gossett of ArtSpace111 as the juror for this exhibition.
The prize is a Solo Exhibition in one of our 700 sq ft galleries during
Spring Gallery Night 2020, an event that occurs once a year during March.
It is one of our most popular openings of year. We anticipate more than 3000
visitors in a single night. The winner will be announced at the end of the show.
ABOUT THE JUROR:
Margery Gossett received her Bachelors of Fine Arts from
Southern Methodist University, focusing on painting and printmaking and
minoring in Art History, in 2005. During her time at SMU, she studied art
at the Slade School in London. She received her post bachelorette certificate
from The Museum School, Tufts Art School, in Boston in 2006. During her time
in Boston, she worked for Newbury Fine Arts Gallery. In 2007 she moved to
Fort Worth, Texas and became the director at Artspace111. Artspace111 hosts
over six exhibitions yearly, each curated by Margery and her team.
Artspace111 has also participated in the Dallas Art Fair and the
Texas Contemporary Art Fair. Margery has severed on the
Executive Advisory Panel at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center during
which she curated a number of exhibitions in the Focus Galleries. She sat
as the secretary on the Fort Worth Art Dealers Association, which she has
also been a member of since 2009. She has juried numerous exhibition around
DFW, including Tarrant County College, Area Watercolor Associations, and
local private schools. Under Margery's guidance Artspace111 has also built
a successful branch of consulting for public and private collections giving
her a chance to work towards her goal to make fine artwork accessible to
Brian R. Amrhein
Ron Taylor Crouch
Jack Eidson, Jr.
Aubrey Guthrie II
Rose Marie Mercado
Sarah A. Murphy