Great Hollow Call for Artists - Juried Painting and Photography Show May 15 - 17

Morning Fog by Jane Haslam

The Great Hollow Photographers Club is sponsoring its Third Annual Juried Paintingmand Photography Show on May 15, 16 & 17 at Great Hollow Nature Preserve & Ecological Research Center, 225 State Route 37, New Fairfield, CT. The Artist

Reception will be 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., Friday, May 15. The show will be open

Saturday and Sunday, May 16 and 17, 10 – 4p.m.

Artists are invited to submit up to four (4) digital images of 2-dimensional work for the competition (media includes photographs, paintings, collage, and drawings). There is no cost to submit. There will be a $15 hanging fee for each accepted work and The Great Hollow Photographers Club will retain a 25% commission on all works sold at the show.

This is a fundraiser to support Great Hollow Nature Preserve’s mission of environmental education, research, and conservation, so all works must be for sale.

The Jurors are: Kathy L’Hommedieu for Paintings and Jane Haslam for Photography.

L’Hommedieu is both a painter and teacher. She shows her love of the outdoors and its beauty in her paintings by reflecting the ever changing light and color of nature. Haslam is a photographer and owner of LAND Gallery in Pawling, NY. specializing in landscape and nature photography. She captures her passion for and love of nature through her lens.

Prizes for first, second and third place for both photography and painting will be

donations from local businesses. Additionally: Winners and Honorable Mentions will be invited to participate in a follow up show at the Sherman Library in Sherman, CT at a later date.

The subject of all the works must be of nature found within Great Hollow Nature

Preserve or the surrounding area. Deadline for submissions is Midnight on Wednesday,

April 15, 2020. For an application and more information, please visit the Event/Art

Programs page at or email

Fall Into Winter by Kathy L’Hommedieu