2021 Porch Sale

04 December 2021 To 04 December 2021

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The 2021 Annual Christmas Porch sale is right around the corner! River Oaks Square Arts Center invites all visual artists and craftsmen residing and/or working in Louisiana to submit works of art for our Annual Porch Sale featuring professional Louisiana Artisans and Fine Craftsmen.

Our Annual Porch Sale steadily grows to feature new artists from across the region. River Oaks
is also home to a sales gallery which features exclusive works by the Louisiana Crafts Guild. With single-day sales often surpassing the $20,000 mark, this seasonal sale continues to be a major shopping event for artists, members and patrons.

Artists may be present on the day of the Porch Sale demonstrating their creative art process for the general public. This is a great marketing opportunity! If you would like to be featured, please contact our offices immediately. Space is limited, FCFS basis. Demo Artists will receive recognition on all promotional materials. Online portfolio may be required for artists who are not currently represented by River Oaks.

Award Recipients of the 7th Dirty South Cup Call

09 April 2021 To 22 May 2021

Announcing the award recipients of the 7th Annual Dirty South Cup Show and Competition:

Best in Show: Chris Alveshere - "Yellow Cup"
Merit Awards:
1st: Chris Pickett - "Lite Bright Rocks Glass"
2nd: Eric Hoefer - "Soda Fired Cup"
3rd: Jill Bell - "Lola Cup"
4th: Bill Jones - "Cup"

Dr. Longs Choice: Andryea Natkin - "Mug"

Congratulations to all! A special thanks to Dan Anderson, the participating artists who entered this year’s feature and our show sponsors|patrons. Over 160 incredibly creative vessels are currently on display in our galleries!

Ceramic Workshop With Rebecca Lowery

25 August 2021 To 26 August 2021

Every Day Magic: Sharing joy with clay.

August 25 & 26 - 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Skill Level : Beginner-Intermediate (Basic knowledge of throwing)
Cost: $95 per student (Two-day Workshop) Limited enrollment- Must pre-register

In this workshop, participants will explore functional pottery that pushes the boundaries of simply being functional.  Questions of what brings joy to a user and creator and what brings the two together in a shared experience when a functional item is being used will be examined.  Day ONE will be spent with a slide presentation along with throwing demonstrations.  Day Two will be focused on altering pieces with a discussion on surface finishing

Deadline to enter 2021 5x5x5

02 September 2021 To 15 October 2021

The 5x5x5 Show

River Oaks' small art spectacle returns for 2021. The 6th Annual 5x5x5 features a remarkably fascinating showing of miniature works from artists across the U.S., coinciding with the gift giving season. Guest Juror for the 2021 feature is Haley Prestifilippo. River Oaks is inviting all visual artists to participate in this annual miniature feature . The 5x5x5 Show is an annual, signature exhibition allowing patrons to purchase unique, original works of art for holiday gift giving or as additions to their expanding collections.

5x5x5 Show Dates:

●  Deadline to Enter: 10/15/21

●  Jury Acceptance Notification: 10/22/21

●  Deadline for Shipping: 11/5/21

●  Exhibition Opening Reception/Awards Presentation: 11/12/21

●  Exhibition Dates: 11/12/21 - 2/5/22

●  Return Shipment of Unsold Works: 4/15/22

No entry payment refunds.




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