The annual competition exhibition is coming to Agora Gallery this August, and as always we’re looking forward to admiring the art of the juror-selected artists from the Chelsea International Fine Art Competition. As if that wasn’t enough, at the same time Portals of Perception will also be on at Agora, bringing extra sparkle and energy to your summer days. The exhibitions open on August 16, 2013 and will run until September 5, 2013. The opening reception will take place on the evening of Thursday, August 22, 2013. Entrance is free and all art lovers are warmly encouraged to attend and meet some of the artists responsible for these inspiring creations.
It is always [...]
As 2012 draws to a close, we are looking back on another eventful and successful year at Agora Gallery. From the lively reception nights when the gallery filled with enthusiastic art admirers to the quiet moments spent with artists visiting the city, there are plenty of fond memories to take with us into the new year.
The solo exhibitions that have featured artists as diverse as they are talented have been a particular highlight of the year. Fred Friedrich dazzled and delighted with his aesthetically pleasing but intellectually rigorous creations, while art prodigy Aelita Andre charmed once again with her imaginative, playful works. Sudnya Shroff’s art brought color and energy to the walls of the gallery and the hearts and minds of those who saw [...]
The annual Chelsea International Fine Art Competition is just around the corner, due to start accepting entries on February 7, 2012. That’s less than a week! That being so, now seems like a good time to review some of the important things to bear in mind when entering a competition. A lot of these points may appear obvious, but often the nerves or excitement of entering can put these things out of an artist’s mind. Remember to stay calm and do your best.
1) Fill in all the details. Yes, this sounds absurd – but you’d be amazed how many artists leave out crucial information such as contact details or the medium of the work they have submitted. Fill in the [...]
Agora Gallery is the proud sponsor of the annual Chelsea International Fine Art Competition. Every year, a new juror is chosen to review the entries which are sent in by emerging, mid-level and established artists from all around the world. Among the prizes which the juror awards in this distinguished competition is the chance to participate in an exhibition, hosted at Agora Gallery. The 2010 exhibition will take place from August 17 to September 7, with the opening reception being held on August 19. Entrance, as always, is free, and art-lovers are invited to attend.
The juror of this year’s competition was Megan Fontanella, who is an Assistant Curator at the famous Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York City. She is involved [...]