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 VSU DEDO MARANVILLE FINE ARTS GALLERY:

2021 Online Student Competition

This year the student Competition will be online, and the application process is also online.

We are now taking submissions at https://blog.valdosta.edu/studentcomp/

All VSU students are invited to enter an online juried art competition sponsored by the Dedo Maranville Fine Arts Gallery. A total of $500 in awards will be awarded for First Place ($200), Second Place ($125), Third Place ($100), and Fourth Place ($75). The Deadline for submission of up to 4 artworks is March 5. 

Virtual Exhibition: Opens March 15, 2021 at www.vsugallery.org.

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33RD ANNUAL FINE ARTS JURIED EXHIBITION:

VALDOSTA NATIONAL 2021

The Valdosta National 2021 presents the best in contemporary art nationally in an all-media competition. Hosted by the Valdosta State University (VSU) Dedo Maranville Fine Arts Gallery in Valdosta, Georgia, 2021 is the 33rd year of the annual fine arts juried exhibition.

Virtual Exhibition: Opens January 19, 2021 Read more

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VSU Call for Student Proposals

THE MARTHA G. SMART GALLERY

Located down the hall from the Dedo Maranville Fine Arts Gallery, the Martha G. Smart Gallery offers a unique venue for student/class exhibitions, installations, and collaborative ventures. A student interested in exhibiting must submit a signed gallery contract, a written proposal briefly stating the intent of the desired use of the exhibition space, and 5 images representational of their written proposal. For a group exhibition one student must assume responsibility and sign the contract, though all exhibiting student names must be listed in proposal. Apply for an exhibit now! Submit your proposal to Professor Julie Bowland

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