Event Type

Materials Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition

Awards & Competitions 04-Jul-2020 - 30-Sep-2020

The Greater Denton Arts Council presents the 34th annual Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition. Materials: Hard + Soft began in 1987 in Denton, Texas as a celebration of the evolving field of contemporary craft and the remarkable creativity and innovation of artists who push the boundaries of their chosen media including: clay, fiber, glass, metal, paper, wood, or any combination of craft media. Works must be made in the last two years (2018-2020). This year’s juror is Pablo Barrera of the Oklahoma Contemporary. Barrera will select pieces for exhibition at the Greater Denton Arts Council in Denton, Texas from February 5-May 8, 2021. Selected works will also be including in our online exhibition & store and a printed catalog. Artwork can be for sale during exhibition and will be promoted as such unless otherwise noted by artist. International artists are welcome.

Juror’s awards of $250, $500, $750, $1,000 (USD) will be awarded.

There is a $30 (USD) entry fee that covers up to 3 entries.

Deadline for submissions is September 30, 2020.

Questions can be emailed to Jenny Bates at exhibit@dentonarts.com.