Mark Arts


Mark Arts invites all North American artists to apply for the Kansas Watercolor Society National Exhibition, October 19, 2018 – January 5, 2019. 

The exhibition is open to all artists living and working in North America. Work must be ready to exhibit, created in the past two years, and not previously exhibited in a Mark Arts exhibition. Each entry must be wholly designed and executed by the artist. All artwork must be display ready with display hardware included. All work should be framed, matted with white mats, and glazed with Plexiglas. Each artist may enter up to ten pieces. All prints must be for sale.

The juror is Alexis Lavine of Greensboro, North Carolina. Lavine is an experienced painting instructor and juror. She has taught classes and workshops for many years, both in her home studio in North Carolina and in other parts of the country.  Lavine is a signature member of the National Watercolor Society. Her work has received numerous awards in national juried exhibitions, has been published in books and art magazines, and was recently the subject of a 6-DVD instructional series.

Cash awards of $3,000 will be given, and patron purchase awards are also anticipated. Online submission deadline is 11:59 p.m. on September 4, 2018.

Bruce McCombs, Roosevelt Island Tram |  Kansas Watercolor Society National Exhibition 2017