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12th International ARC Salon Exhibition

The Art Renewal Center (ARC) is proud to announce the 12th International ARC Salon Exhibition, which will consist of 83 Contemporary Realist works selected from an original 3,100 entries from 63 countries. The most prestigious realist art competition in the Americas and perhaps the world, the International ARC Salon offers over $100,000 in cash awards and international recognition through partnerships with prestigious magazines, galleries, museum exhibitions, and a strong online presence. The ARC Salon Exhibition will be on view at the Salmagundi Club, 47 Fifth Ave., New York, NY from May 12th – June 1st, 2017 with the public opening event on Saturday, May 13th from 11am to 3pm. Entry is free. The exhibition will then be on view again at the MEAM Museum, Barcelona, Spain from September 23 – November 27, 2017 with the opening event starting at 7pm on September 22nd and artist forum on September 23rd starting at 11am. The MEAM competition is organized by the Foundation of the Art and the Artists, which is, along with the ARC Salon, the other most important competition for representational art in the Western world.

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Salmagundi Club

May 12 - June 1, 2017

Salmagundi Club

47 Fifth Avenue

New York, NY 10003

Public Opening

Saturday, May 13th, 2017 11am – 3pm

On May 12th the exhibit will only be open to the public from 2 to 4:30pm

Atelier Education Day

Friday, May 19th, 2017 10am – 2pm

General Opening Hours

1pm to 8pm Monday through Friday

10am to 5pm Saturday and Sunday

MEAM

Sept 22 - Nov 27, 2017

European Museum of Modern Art (MEAM)

C/ Barra de Ferro 5

08003, Barcelona, Spain

ARC Award Ceremony and Figurativas Opening Ceremony

September 22nd, 2017 – Starts 7pm

Artists Forum

September 23rd, 2017 – Starts 11am

General Opening Hours

10am to 8pm Tuesday through Sunday

Best in Show ($8,000)
ARC Purchase Award ($28,000)

Tenaya Sims

Semillas

2016

251.46 x 177.8 cm | 99 x 70 in

Oil and 23k gold leaf on linen

  • Exhibiting at the MEAM
  • Exhibiting at Sotheby's, New York

This work is in the Collection of the Art Renewal Center.

ARC Purchase Award ($24,000)

Julie Bell

White Velvet

2016

91.44 x 106.68 cm | 36 x 42 in

Oil on wood

  • Exhibiting at the MEAM
  • Exhibiting at Sotheby's, New York

This work is in the Collection of the Art Renewal Center.

ARC Purchase Award ($20,000)

Joshua LaRock

Laura in Black

2015

50.8 x 40.64 cm | 20 x 16 in

Oil on linen

  • Exhibiting at the MEAM
  • Exhibiting at Sotheby's, New York

This work is in the Collection of the Art Renewal Center.

ARC Purchase Award ($15,500)

Sandra Kuck

Shona

60.96 x 78.74 cm | 24 x 31 in

Oil on canvas

  • Exhibiting at the MEAM
  • Exhibiting at Sotheby's, New York

This work is in the Collection of the Art Renewal Center.

ARC Purchase Award ($15,000)

Gregory Mortenson

Polka Dots

2014

71.12 x 55.88 cm | 28 x 22 in

Oil on linen

  • Exhibiting at the MEAM
  • Exhibiting at Sotheby's, New York

This work is in the Collection of the Art Renewal Center.

ARC Purchase Award ($9,000)

Seth Haverkamp

House and Home

2015

83.82 x 60.96 cm | 33 x 24 in

Oil on linen

  • Exhibiting at the MEAM
  • Exhibiting at Sotheby's, New York

This work is in the Collection of the Art Renewal Center.

ARC Purchase Award ($7,029)

Tina Garrett

String of Pearls

2015

76.2 x 101.6 cm | 30 x 40 in

Oil

  • Exhibiting at the MEAM
  • Exhibiting at Sotheby's, New York

This work is in the Collection of the Art Renewal Center.

ARC Purchase Award ($5,000)

Michael C. Hayes

Haven

2015

45.72 x 91.44 cm | 18 x 36 in

Oil on panel

  • Exhibiting at the MEAM
  • Exhibiting at Sotheby's, New York

This work is in the Collection of the Art Renewal Center.

ARC Purchase Award ($4,900)

Adam Clague

Knitter's Gift

2014

76.2 x 76.2 cm | 30 x 30 in

Oil on linen

  • Exhibiting at the MEAM
  • Exhibiting at Sotheby's, New York

This work is in the Collection of the Art Renewal Center.

ARC Purchase Award ($2,200)

Andrea Bills

Waiting for Alice

2015

38.1 x 50.8 cm | 15 x 20 in

Charcoal and white pastel

  • Exhibiting at the MEAM
  • Exhibiting at Sotheby's, New York

This work is in the Collection of the Art Renewal Center.

ARC Purchase Award ($1,680)

Carmen Ruiz Segura

Don Quijote

2015

50 x 40 cm | 19 1/2 x 15 1/2 in

Acrylic on canvas

  • Exhibiting at the MEAM
  • Exhibiting at Sotheby's, New York

This work is in the Collection of the Art Renewal Center.

ARC Purchase Award ($1,200)

Victoria Steel

The Threads of Discord

2015

26.67 x 43.18 cm | 10 1/2 x 17 in

Charcoal and white pastel on paper

  • Exhibiting at the MEAM
  • Exhibiting at Sotheby's, New York

This work is in the Collection of the Art Renewal Center.

ARC Purchase Award ($1,100)

Barbara Fox

Carra

2016

25.4 x 17.78 cm | 10 x 7 in

Charcoal

  • Exhibiting at the MEAM
  • Exhibiting at Sotheby's, New York

This work is in the Collection of the Art Renewal Center.

ARC Purchase Award ($750)

Meghan Sours

Renewal

2016

40.64 x 30.48 cm | 16 x 12 in

Charcoal and chalk on toned paper

  • Exhibiting at the MEAM
  • Exhibiting at Sotheby's, New York

This work is in the Collection of the Art Renewal Center.

MEAM Purchase Award

Mathias Bader

Sitting Man (Fulco)

2016

120 x 100 cm | 47 x 39 1/4 in

Water based clay

  • Exhibiting at the MEAM
MEAM Purchase Award

Dirk Dzimirsky

Happy Birthday, Tristesse

2016

48 x 32 cm | 18 3/4 x 12 1/2 in

Carbon and charcoal on paper

  • Exhibiting at the MEAM
  • Exhibiting at Sotheby's, New York