Celebrating Exceptional Art of our Region!

2018 Jurors: 
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art McCosh Associate Curator  Danielle Knapp
Artist and retired Lane Community College Art Faculty  Craig Spilman 
Gallerist Karin Clarke

Show Dates: July 25 - August 25, 2018

Accepting Submissions: Through April 30th, 2018.  Artists 18 years and older from Lane, Linn, Lincoln, Benton, Douglas and Coos counties were invited to submit one or two recent works (paintings, prints, photography, mixed-media, fibers, sculpture, ceramics, etc.) to be considered for the 2018 Eugene Biennial at Karin Clarke Gallery. This exhibit will showcase artistic excellence from visual artists in our beautiful region. 

Opening Reception: Friday, July 27th.
Award Ceremony: Thursday, August 2nd.
First Friday ArtWalk: August 3rd.

Press in Eugene Weekly

    $500 Best of Show generously sponsored by Blunt Graffix
    $250 Jurors Choice Award ($150 cash and $100 Oregon Art Supply Gift Certificate) sponsored by Oregon Art Supply
    $250 Jurors Choice Award sponsored by Whiteaker Printmakers, a project of Fine Arts Brigade
    $250 Juror's Choice Award (Duck Store Gift Certificate), sponsored by The Duck Store
    $300 Watershed Arts Award, chosen by members of Watershed Arts
    Three Honorable Mentions 
All award-winners are given memberships to The Jordan Schnitzer Musuem of Art 
PLUS....Follow-up show in 2019: Eugene Biennial Award Winners - One Year Later, a group show at Karin Clarke Gallery in August, 2019 for all award winners and honorable mentions from 2018 Eugene Biennial.

Important dates:
Submission dates: through April 30th, 2018
Selection announced/artists notified by June 9th, 2018
Delivery of artwork (framed, installation-ready) MUST BE HAND-DELIVERED Sunday, July 22, 10am-4pm
Pick-up of unsold artwork: Saturday, August 25th, 4-6 pm or Sun., August 26th, 9 am - noon.

Sales: All work accepted in the Eugene Biennial MUST be for sale. The gallery will take a 50% commission for any pieces sold.

Entry fee: $20 per artwork. You can submit up to two pieces for consideration.

Size limitations:
Due to the small size of the gallery we are limited in what we can show, and want to include as many artists as possible. The maximum size for 2-D wall art is 4 feet wide by 6 feet tall and no more than 50 lbs.. Sculpture must occupy no more than 20 inch square free standing floor space, or fit on a pedestal with a maximum of 16 inches in depth. Please note that works may be excluded if we can't easily and safely handle and display them. 

We encourage you to visit our gallery to consider the space or email eugenebiennial@gmail.com with any questions.

Karin Clarke Gallery        760 Willamette St. Eugene, OR. 97401         541.684.7963         kclarkegallery@mindspring.com
Our Amazing Sponsors:
Craig Spilman
Danielle Knapp
Karin Clarke