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Call for Art in the Garden 2022

Call Type: public outdoor art exhibit at the Jensen-Olson Arboretum (JOA)

Eligibility: all amateur and professional artists

Submitted via email to friendsjoa@gmail.com by April 15, 2022
Include a description and up to three images such as drawings, photos, or videos
Artists may submit up to three works for inclusion in the exhibit

Description of Call: The Friends of Jensen-Olson Arboretum (FJOA) is seeking entries for the first-ever art exhibit in Juneau’s public garden. This is one of several activities celebrating the 15th anniversary of JOA. Artwork will be evaluated for suitability to public outdoor display by a selection committee by May 1, 2022. 

June 1-10 – Installation of artwork at JOA

June 15-Sept 4 - Selected works will be displayed throughout JOA

oArtists’ reception(s) for the public to connect with the artists
oJudges will evaluate the works for originality, creativity, and skill to award prizes: 1st $300, 2nd $200, 3rd $100
oPeople’s Choice award of $150

September 5-10 – Removal of artwork from JOA

The artist is responsible for transporting, installing, and removing the artwork. 
JOA staff will oversee installation and removal of artwork. 

The artwork must be installation ready and tamper-proof, and require no maintenance.

Artists are encouraged to provide an artist statement to displayed at JOA and on the FJOA website. 

FJOA will work to promote and advertise the event throughout the display period. 

Artists are invited to sell their work during the exhibition period. However, the work must remain on-site for the duration of the exhibition. 

Contact:  friendsjoa@gmail.com Pat White 928 237-8644Kim Garnero 907 723-9783