Artist Abroad

Hand Layered Mixed Media Art by Denise Buisman Pilger

23rd International Juried Show

Juror: Adelina Vlas, Assistant Curator of Modern and

Contemporary Art at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

February 13 – March 27, 2009

Opening Reception: Friday, February, 13, 6 – 8pm

The International Juried Show, one of the artistic highlights of the exhibition year at the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey. This renowned and highly acclaimed annual juried exhibition draws many entrants from around the world, whose work reflects every art medium. This year, the Art Center received 1600 entries, representing the mediums of painting, drawing, textiles, pastels, prints, ceramics, sculpture, mixed media, watercolor, and photography; approximately 90 works were accepted into the show. In addition to the submissions that came from every area of the U.S., entries were received from Austria, Canada, United Kingdom, Italy, Ireland, Israel, Korea, France, Spain, Belgium, Japan, Germany, Croatia, China, Switzerland, Brazil and the Philippines.