29th Annual Juried Art Show & Competition

JUNE 26 – AUGUST 6, 2020

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  • There will be no entries accepted via phone, email, or any other type of communication. All entries must be submitted through this website.
  • You will receive a Confirmation Email that your entry was submitted correctly. Please do not call or email the BFAC to ask if your entry was submission was successful. Please add our email address (info@breckenridgefineart.org) to your contact list. If you do not receive a confirmation email, please check your spam folder or seek assistance from your local IT professional.
  • This Juried Show is being exhibited in Breckenridge, Texas, not to be confused with Breckenridge, Colorado.

ABOUT THIS YEAR’S JUROR

Name: John Cook
Born: Dallas, Texas 1941

Education: University of Texas, Arlington 1960-1962 / The Art Center, Los Angeles, CA 1962-1964

  • Worked as freelance illustrator 32 yrs, Dallas
  • First Solo show 1999 Victorian Gallery, Dallas
  • One dozen annual shows, Southwest Art Gallery, Dallas
  • I brand my painting style as “Impatient Realism”
  • Numerous national competitions
    Awarded BEST OF SHOW, at the least, on 6 different occasions

Exhibitions

The Prestigious WH Patterson Gallery, Mayfair, London, 2003
with Members of Parliament attending.

2002 Bosque County Conservatory 17th Annual Exhibition: Purchase Prize, BEST OF SHOW, John Stevens Jones Award, BEST WATERCOLOR

2003 Art Splash on the Square, Graham Texas
Purchase Prize/BEST OF SHOW

2008 Campfire
BEST QUICK DRAW

2010 Campfire w/Paula Kornye Tillman hosting
Artist’s Choice/BEST OF SHOW

2011 Plein Air Southwest, Dallas
BEST OF SHOW

2013 THE AMERICAN IMPRESSIONIST SOCIETY (AIS)
National juried exhibition
BEST OF SHOW

2014 Oil Painters of America (OPA)
National Juried Exhibition
Donor’s Award

2015 Plein Air Southwest
Award of Excellence

2015 Rocky Mountain Plein Air Ouray, CO
Honorable Mention

2015 Traveling The West Show SWGALLERY, Dallas
PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD
BEST MINIATURE

2016 Plein Air Southwest
AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

2019 Portrait Society of America Atlanta, GA
AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

CALENDAR

May 1 ,2020
Deadline for entry submission.
No email or phone submissions will be accepted.

May 22, 2020
Notification emails sent out
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June 10, 2020
Delivery Deadline
BFAC is open Tues-Fri 10am-5pm

June 26, 2020
Juried Show opens to the public

June 27, 2020
Artists’ Reception from 6pm-8pm
Open to the public. Bring your family and friends so we can show you off!

August 12, 2020
Pick up hand-delivered entries from 10am-5pm



AWARDS

BFAC Best of Show
$2,000

Clay Pitzer Memorial
$1,500

Lester & Virginia Clark Memorial
$1,200

Travis H. Toland Memorial
$500

Juror’s Award
$100

Patron’s Award
$100

Newcomer’s Award
$100