The Mazin Annual Art Exhibition was conceived and created by Bernice and Benjamin Mazin in partnership with Jewish Community Center’s Visual Arts Committee. The event is funded by the Mazin Visual Arts Fund, Judy and Dennis Hummel and the Mazin family. It is a regional, juried art exhibition of 2-D and 3-D artwork, open to artists 18 years of age and older. Each year, the Mazin Art Exhibition fosters an appreciation of today’s visual arts and reflects the breadth and artistic vision of local artists.
Entries must be original works of art completed after January 1, 2016.
Artists must be 18 years of age or older and reside within 200 miles of Louisville, KY.
Artwork must not exceed three feet in any dimension and 50 pounds in weight.
Reproductions, artwork created for class and jewelry are not eligible.
Each artist may submit up to three (3) works. A digital file of each must be uploaded with application.
Artwork should not be photographed through glass.
Do not include artist’s name on the work.
Each digital file must include the artist’s name and title of work.
Complete the entry form below. Artist’s name, title of piece, medium, year completed and dimensions/weight must be included. Entry forms must be submitted on or before Wednesday, October 18, 2017.
A $25 entry fee for one piece and $5 for each additional piece must accompany the entry form and digital file(s). Payments are non-refundable.
Contact Marianne Zickuhr, J Arts & Ideas Program and Outreach Manager at 502-238-2763 or
Accepted artwork must be available for the duration of the exhibition.
Work other than that chosen by the juror will not be exhibited.
Artists may not submit artwork that has been previously exhibited or entered for jurying in other Patio Gallery Exhibitions.
Digital files become property of The J, who retains the right to reproduce and distribute images to media.
The J reserves the right to photograph accepted works for publicity, documentation and educational purposes.
All accepted works must be suitably framed and wired for hanging. NO clip frames or sawtooth hangers.
Artwork will be insured by The J during exhibit at 70% of the sales price.
The J will retain 35% commission on all sales.
The artist is responsible for delivery of artwork to and pick up from exhibition.
All artwork must be delivered to The J Patio Gallery in person on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 between
9 a.m.-5 p.m.
No shipped or mailed pieces will be accepted.
Artwork must be picked up on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 between 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Opening Reception at The J Patio Gallery
All exhibiting artists and their guests are invited to an Opening Reception on Sunday, November 12, 2017 from 2-4 p.m. in The J Patio Gallery. Awards will be presented at 3 p.m.
Funded In Part by
Family of Bernice Mazin
Mr. and Mrs. Dennis and Judy Hummel