Jane Reese Invitational, January- February
Jane Reese (1868-1961) is a highly acclaimed 19th-century pictorial photographer during a time where most photographers were men. Reese lived most of her life in Dayton and was a member of the Dayton Society of Artists. In honor of Reese’s legacy, this exhibition celebrates the Dayton lineage of Women Photographers.
List of Artists: Stephanie Baker, Dennie Eagleson, Erica Goulart, Glenna Jennings, Julie Renee Jones, Kelly Joslin, Paula Willmot Kraus, Tracy Longley-Cook, Amy Powell, Danielle Rante, Stephanie L. de la Rosa, Whitney Saleski, Leah Stahl, Peggy Steinberg, Sally Struthers
Press. An Ohio juried printmaking exhibition, March- April
Juror: Melissa Haviland
Opening Reception: Friday, March 2, 6-9 PM
Exhibition runs: March 2 – April 21, 2018
Exhibiting Artists: Christine Abbott, Erin Holscher Almazan, Andrew Barger, Deborah Dixon, Shelia Fleischer, Shannon Grecula, Brooke Griffin, Kevin Harris, Tory Keith, Micah Kraus, Gretchen Jacobs, Annie Lee-Zimerle, Sherraid Scott, Jennifer Shonle, Andrew Spradlin, John Patrick Snyder, Edward Steffanni, Barb Stork, Jacob Tate, Miranda Taylor, Dennis Towers, Rosa Tweed, Michael Weigman, Hannah Zimmerman
DSA Project Space: A Fatherless Print Posse Installation by Javier Jimenez, Jarrod Hennis, Greg Lang, Dave Menard, Ben Rider
Juried Spring Exhibition, May- June
Opening Reception: Friday, May 4, 6- 9 PM.
May 4- June 9, 2018.
An exhibition celebrating the Miami Valley region. The Dayton Society of Artists (DSA) invites Miami Valley area artists to submit artwork to our annual Spring Juried Exhibition. Be part of the talented community of artists and apply! Registration is at the DSA. The artwork is juried onsite. Forest Bright, Professor Antioch Universtiy, is this year’s Juror. Prizes will be awarded for Best in Show, 2nd thru 3rd Place, Honorable Mention totaling in $700 in prizes. All art media are accepted.
DSA Open Call, July
Dayton Society of Artists is pleased to announce the July 2018 Open Call. Artists are invited to submit their work for consideration. Three artists will be selected, each artist will be assigned one of the DSA three gallery rooms for their own solo spot.
DSA Collaborative Community Art Project, Downtown Dayton Metro Library, August 2018
Art in the City: Friday, August 3
The DSA is taking over the Downtown Dayton Metro Library’s Opportunity Space during the month of August. A curated exhibition features work from DSA’s permanent collection. This interactive exhibition invites the public to make work inspired by the collection. Art made by the general public will be displayed alongside their chosen piece. This exhibition travels will again be displayed in DSA’s Project Space in September. The exhibition is sponsored by Custom Frames Services and the Plaza Art Supplies.
Connections, Two Week Exhibition featuring The Dayton Art Institute Alumni and Faculty, Dayton Society of Artists, August
Fall Members Exhibition, September- October
Opening Reception: Friday, September 7, 6-9 PM
Exhibition runs: September 7- October 20, 2018
This juried exhibition features DSA Members in a wide representation of media. Prizes are awarded from Best in Show, 2nd Place, 3rd Place, Honorable Mention, totaling $750 in prizes.
Come Together, November- December
Opening Reception: Friday, November 2, 6-9 PM
Exhibition runs: November 2- December 15, 2018
Exhibiting artists: Katie B Funk, Whitney Goller, Shelbie Graham, Claire Blane Moreland, Danielle Mužina, Gabi Roach, Sarah Rodriguez, Jaclyn Stephens, Megan Alyce Taylor