Scenes of the Schuylkill is an annual juried art show and sale that celebrates the beauty of the Schuylkill River region through art. Now in its 14th year, the show is hosted by the Schuylkill River Heritage Area every fall at the Montgomery County Community College West Campus gallery in Pottstown. This year's show runs from Nov. 2-Dec. 17. We are pleased to announce that this year's juror will be Rachel McCay, assistant curator at the Woodmere Art Museum in Philadelphia.
October 30 Deliver Artwork: 12 Noon – 7 p.m. at MCCC Gallery, 16 W. High Street, Pottstown.October 31: Artwork juried.October 31: Artists notified by phone if work NOT accepted.November 1: Pick-up unaccepted work between hours of 12-7 p.m. at MCCC Gallery, 16 W. High Street, Pottstown.November 2: Show opens to the public.November 15: Scenes of the Schuylkill Reception, 6-8 p.m. Invitation only.December 17: Show ends.December 18: Pick Up Artwork, 12–7 p.m. at MCCC Gallery, 16 W. High Street, Pottstown.
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2016 Scenes of the Schuylkill Winning Entries
Best of Show: Butter Valley, Ink Wash by Edward McCarty2nd Place:Green Lane,Inkjet Print by Brian McNeill3rd Place: A Different Point of View, Photograph by Mary Ann DaileyHonorable Mention: Fresh Tracks, Acrylic, by Richard Sassaman Honorable Mention: Moon Burst, Photograph by Carol BrightbillStaff Choice: Farquhar and the Foxtails, Watercolor by Terry L. Souders
Click here for Flickr album of selected artwork
Slideshow photos by Steve Goldblatt.
Check out our blog post about the 2015 art show
to view images of the 2015 winning entries.
Special Thanks to Our 2016 Sponsors:
Sager & Sager Associates • Campbell Thomas and Company • North Penn Art • Montgomery County Community College • Dolan Law Group •
This event was financed in part by a grant from the Community Conservation Partnerships Program, the Environmental Stewardship Fund, under the administration of the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Bureau of Recreation and Conservation.
Montgomery County Community College West Campus Gallery at 16 West High St., Pottstown.