RCAS Membership Show – 2021

This exhibition is for the Members of Richardson Civic Art Association. RCAS MEMBERS: $25 for one entry, $30 for two entries, $35 for three entries. Non-Members may join prior to entering this exhibit – JOIN RCAS TODAY! (click here).

All Fees are NON-REFUNDABLE. Entry for ONLINE Payment VIA PayPal is at bottom of this page.

Dates: October 2 through November 6, 2021 at the Richardson Public Library, Richardson, Texas. (Library hours are from 10:00 a.m. til 6:00 p.m. daily except Sunday – 2-6 p.m.

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Payment for entry fees may be made by credit card online VIA PayPal, or by check via US Mail.  The registration form for ONLINE PAYMENT is at the bottom of this page.

If you wish to pay by check, use the CHECK PAY FORM HERE.

A digital picture of each piece of artwork will also be submitted with the form. PLEASE, No mat, frame or extraneous material should appear other than the artwork.  For best results, make sure the longest side of your image is between 1200 pixels and 2000 pixels (max), saved as a .jpg format and less than 2 MB in size.   

PLEASE use the following naming convention when submitting artwork.  Artist’s First Name (hyphen) Artist’s Last Name (hyphen) Artwork Title (hyphen) and Category.  For example, Jane Doe is submitting an oil painting titled Sunset on Lake.  The file name would be JaneDoe-Sunset-On-Lake-Oil.jpg.   This will save administrative time and is greatly appreciated.

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Best of Show$150
First Place (each category)$100
Second Place (each category)$75
Third Place (each category)$50
Honorable Mention (5 awards at Juror's discretion)$25
2021 Membership Show Calendar
September 8, 2021Call for Artists Open
September 28, 2021, 8:00 p.m. CTEntry Submission Deadline (No late entries)
October 2, 2021Drop-off artwork at the Richardson Public Library, 3rd Floor, between 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
October 19, 2021Award Ceremony will be presented at the RCAS Member meeting and listed on RCAS web site within a week
November 6, 2021Show closes. Pick up artwork at the Richardson Public Library, 3rd Floor, between 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

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Juror Winter Rusiloski‘ Bio
Winter Rusiloski

Winter Rusiloski was born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania and grew up painting the rural landscapes of Pennsylvania and the northeastern coast. She earned a BFA in Painting and Related Arts-Dance at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, studying abroad in Cortona, Italy with the University of Georgia. She earned an MFA in Painting with a fellowship award at Texas Christian University studying abroad at the Hungarian Academy of Fine Arts in Budapest. Rusiloski joined the Baylor University Department of Art and Art History as professor of painting in the fall of 2016 following 12 years of teaching at the college/university level.

Winter Rusiloski has been investigating abstracted landscapes for the past twenty years, participating in both national and international exhibitions.  She has had 11 solo exhibitions and more than 30 national and international juried exhibitions since 2016, winning numerous national and international awards. Rusiloski’s paintings are included in public and private collections throughout the United States, the UK and South Korea. Her exhibition highlights include: The Texas Biennial 2009, three time Hunting Art Prize Finalist in Houston, Texas, Paint Part 2-Out of Abstraction, a survey of Abstract Art in Texas at the Arlington Museum of Art, The Texas Oklahoma Art Prize at the Wichita Falls Museum of Art, The 30th  and 32nd September Competition at the Alexandria Museum of Art, Gateway to Imagination at the Farmington Museum and Contemporary Landscape at the CICA Museum in South Korea. Rusiloski’s work was also included in international exhibitions and publications including Studio Visit Magazine, Dallas Art Fair, and Art Santa Fe. Artspace 111 in Fort Worth, Texas represents her work. She, her husband and six children live in West, Texas.

PLEASE use the following naming convention when submitting artwork.  Artist’s First Name (hyphen) Artist’s Last Name (hyphen) Artwork Title (hyphen) and Category.  For example, Jane Doe is submitting an oil painting titled Sunset on Lake.  The file name would be JaneDoe-Sunset-On-Lake-Oil.jpg.   This will save administrative time and is greatly appreciated.