Pastel Art Exhibit - Deadline Approaching


By Craig Thornton




View's 10th Annual   

Northeast National 
Pastel Exhibition 

(View is a multi-arts center located in the
Adirondack Mountains of Old Forge, N.Y.)




View is excited to announce calls for entry for their 10th annual Northeast National Pastel Exhibition. The show will open on June 28, 2014 and go through August 3, 2014.


This show has fast become a highlight of their annual exhibition calendar with thousands of visitors each year enjoying this varied and colorful display. The Northeast National Pastel Exhibition has succeeded in educating and thrilling exhibit goers with works from some of the nation's foremost pastel artists.



  • This exhibition is open to all artists working in soft pastel
  • At least 80% of the final paint surface must be executed in soft pastel
  • All entries must be of original design and personal execution
  • Artwork previously shown at View is not eligible

The deadline for submission is Saturday, March 15, 2014. Artists may submit up to two works.

There is a non-refundable entry fee of $30 for View members/$40 for non-members

Artwork Judges

Juror of Selection: Anne Gable Allaires, PSA

Anne lives and works in Kennebunk, ME. Named a Master Pastelist by the Pastel Society of America in 2006, Her work is shown nationally and has been the recipient of numerous awards. Anne has exhibited at the Butler Institute of American Art, the National Arts Club, and has been published in the Pastel Journal.

Juror of Awards: David Francis, PSA

David Francis is an award winning pastel artist, known for his photorealistic still-lives that demonstrate an extreme level of attention to detail further enhanced by a rich and sensitive use of color.

David has shown extensively throughout the country. He is a Signature Member of the Pastel Society of America and is currently serving as Vice President of the Adirondack Pastel Society. He makes his home in Hudson Falls, NY.

Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Cory Card, View Exhibition Manager at 315.369.6411 X206 or email 

Thursday, December 8, 2016
, Watertown, NY

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