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GALA 2021 Annual Spring Art Show and Live Music

May 21-23, 2021 at the Red Apple Farm (Brew Barn)
455 Highland Avenue, Phillipston, MA

Deadline to enter: Sunday, May 9th

Opening Reception Friday, May 21, 6-9:00pm (awards at 7:00pm)

Two options for entering the show:
Option 1: Online entry, which submits your information & payment to GALA electronically
Option 2: Paper entry form. A PDF Call for Entries which includes a form that you print & mail with payment to GALA.
*Please allow enough time for mailing so that your entry is received by the deadline

With either option, your entry is due by Sunday, May 9th

Live music provided all three days by local musicians
A special band, “The Big Random” will be there on Saturday afternoon
Music will be outside under the big tent

En-Plein-Air
You are invited to take part in the plein-air that will be happening on Saturday & Sunday. Come set up your easel anywhere on the property. Capture the apple blossoms, old stone walls, maple trees, animals, and scenery. Email debgiordano59@comcast.net to let her know if you will be setting up for the weekend.

Please support GALA by participating in the SILENT AUCTION. View the silent auction form. Please consider demonstrating your creative process at the show. Indicate your interest on your entry form.

You will need to renew your GALA membership on entry form unless you are a current member. If in doubt, please email debgiordano59@comcast.net.

* Important Note *
Please be sure to drop-off your artwork on May 18 between 3 and 6:00pm. If we do not receive your artwork by 6 pm, we may not be able to include it in the judging.

IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER

  • Entry Deadline Sunday, May 9
  • Art Drop-Off at Red Apple Farm Tuesday, May 18, 3:00 – 6:00pm
  • Opening Reception Friday, May 21, 6:00 – 9:00
  • Art Pick-Up at Red Apple Farm Sunday, May 23, 4:30 – 5:30pm

Check out our NEW Virtual Gallery Tour—Send us Feedback!

Visit the Virtual Gallery Tour

We will be updating this tour about each month to add new artists and artists’ art work.  If you want to be a part of this virtual tour, email debgiordano59@comcast.net.

We are running Silent Art Auctions every two weeks on Facebook!

Check our Facebook page and check out what art is in the current auction and Bid! If you want to add something in the auction, email debgiordano59@comcast.net.

Teachers Needed

We are seeking art teachers to teach adults and teenagers painting with acrylic, oils and watercolors in an after school program, either during the week or on the weekends. Please email debgiordano59@comcast.net for more information.

GALA Needs Your Help to support arts & culture in Central New England. More Info

GALA Musicians Page:  Musicians, please take our survey to tell us how we can support you as an artist.