Submitted by City of McKinney
Join McKinney Performing Arts Center (MPAC) and the Arts and Music Guild for the opening of the Juried Art Show on Friday evening, May 11 in the Gallery at MPAC. Meet artists from the Juried Art Show during this public reception beginning at 7 p.m. Winners will be announced at 8 p.m. Cash prizes will be awarded to first, second and third place winners. All winning artwork will become permanent pieces of the MPAC Public Art Collection.
“We are thrilled to host the first annual Juried Art Show at MPAC in partnership with the Arts and Music Guild, and we look forward to showcasing such high-caliber creations in our historic facility,” stated Ty Lake, Director of MPAC.
The winning art will find their new home at MPAC and added to the other three existing permanent art collection pieces generously donated by Don and Linda Day. Artists interested in participating in the Juried Art Show can visit www.artsandmusicguild.org for details. Participants are encouraged to register in advance.
The artwork will be on exhibit in the Gallery at MPAC for public viewing from May 14 through May 22. Visit www.mckinneyperformingartscenter.org or call 972-547-2650 for additional details.
Sponsors for the event include Don and Linda Day, Mark and Sherry Tucker David, Geralyn and Mark Kever, Hamilton and Sandra Doak, George and Sharla Bush, Terry Casey, and Andy and Joe Bogdan.
McKinney Performing Arts Center is located at the Historic Collin County Courthouse in the heart of Historic Downtown McKinney – 111 North Tennessee Street.