46th Annual Juried Art Exhibition

The Suzanne H. Arnold Art Gallery is proud to showcase the art of the region in the 46th Annual Juried Art Exhibition at Lebanon Valley College. This LVC tradition will feature a variety of paintings, drawings, sculpture, assemblage and photographs. Over 200 entries are submitted each year, making this a highly competitive show that demonstrates the range of talent among regional artists. 


Suzanne H. Arnold Art Gallery

June 1-18, 2017 

Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony:

Thursday, June 1, 5–7 p.m.


About This Exhibition

All artists are invited to participate. The exhibition runs from June 1, 2017 until June 18, 2017. Work must be original and have been completed within the past two years. Work submitted in previous Lebanon Valley College Juried exhibitions is not eligible. All media, including painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, mixed media and photography will be accepted.

Prizes will be awarded for first ($300), second ($225), third ($175) and fourth ($125) place. Two honorable mentions will also be acknowledged for their achievement.

The exhibit will be open during Gallery hours which are: Wednesday, 5–8 p.m., Thursday–Friday, 1–4:30 p.m., Saturday–Sunday, 11 a.m.–5 p.m.

Juror: Alice Anne Schwab

This year’s juror will be Alice Anne Schwab, Executive Director of the Susquehanna Art Museum in Harrisburg. Prior to her arrival at SAM, she served as Director of Education for the Harrisburg Symphony as well as Administrator for the Orchestra’s Youth Symphony. A graduate of the New York Restaurant School’s Management and Culinary program, Alice Anne owned and operated a restaurant in downtown Harrisburg, Alice Anne’s Kitchen. While living in New York City, Alice Anne worked as manager of an art gallery and original print publisher in Soho (John Szoke Graphics, now located on 57th Street in Manhattan). She also worked for noted hotel developer, Ian Schrager, serving as his art assistant and working on special events. A native of Harrisburg, Alice Anne graduated from Bucknell University with a BA in Art History.

Entry Information


All artists are invited to participate. Work must be original and have been completed within the past two years (2015–2017). Work submitted in previous Lebanon Valley College Juried exhibitions is not eligible. All media, including painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, mixed media and photography will be accepted.


A maximum of four works may be entered in any medium. Entries may not exceed 72 inches in any one dimension. All 2-D work must be framed, wired and READY TO HANG. Fifty pounds is the maximum weight for work. All watercolors, photographs, graphics and pastels must be under glass or plexiglass. Once accepted, work may not be removed from the exhibition.


$15 entry fee will be charged per work. Please make checks payable to Lebanon Valley College.  Entry fees must be included with digitally submitted works.

Sales & Insurance

Commissions will not be charged on the sales of exhibited work. Prices may not be changed during the exhibition. All entries will be insured by Lebanon Valley College while on exhibit or in storage at the college.

Delivery of Artwork

Digital Submission

If submitting digitally, entries must be submitted as unenhanced digital JPEG, high-resolution (300 dpi) images on a CD. Please include a filled-out ID tag as a separate document on the CD. Digital entries must be no larger than 1mb (megabyte) and be PC compatible. Deadline for digital entries is May 12.

  • Label digital images with artist name, medium, title of work and framed dimensions. Indicate top of images.
  • Send entries and registration fee to: Suzanne H. Arnold Art Gallery, Lebanon Valley College, 101 N. College Ave., Annville, PA 17003. Entry deadline for digital entries is May 12, 2017.
  • For accepted digital entries, the accepted work may be brought to the gallery Saturday, May 20, 12–2 p.m., Sunday, May 21, 1-3 p.m. or by appointment, during gallery office hours (Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. -3:30 p.m.). 
  • CD’s of all entries become the property of the Suzanne H. Arnold Art Gallery and will not be returned. Accepted entries may be used for promotional use.

Hand Delivery

If hand-delivering, entries are to be submitted to the Suzanne H. Arnold Art Gallery at Lebanon Valley College. Entries must be properly tagged with ID tags.  Please see ID Tag form here.

  • Work must be delivered between 12–6 p.m. Friday, May 12; 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Saturday, May 13; or 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Sunday, May 14.
  • Hand-delivered entries may be picked up on Sunday, June 18, from 5-6 p.m., Sunday, June 25, from 10 a.m.–1 p.m., or by appointment, during gallery office hours (Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.).
  • The gallery is located at the corner of Church St. and Rte. 934 (White Oak St.) in Annville, PA. (if using GPS, please use the following address: [1-28] West Church St., Annville, PA 17003).

Previous Winners

2016 Award Winners

First Place: Ola Aldous



oil and cheesecloth on canvas


Second Place: Corinna Jablonski

Cliff Dwellers


ballpoint pen on paper


Third Place: Milt Friedly

Democratic Remote Control


cast bronze and cast glass


Fourth Place: James Long

Dream Deferred #2


unclaimed passport photos and steel


Honorable Mention: Michael Hower

Lock Ridge


digital photography


Honorable Mention: Julie Riker

Outside Looking In


oil - plein air

2015 Award Winners

First Place: Steve Wetzel

Clean Up in Alley Three




Second Place: Evelyn Burton



silver gelatin print


Third Place: Jo Margolis

Emerging Form


ink on Arches watercolor paper


Fourth Place: Ellwood Derricks

Two People on the Beach in Cape May




Honorable Mention: Art Harrington

Variation on Caterpillar by James Kennedy




Honorable Mention: Marie Riegle

Blessed Be the Ties That Bind


vines, barbed wire, gourds, chains

2014 Award Winners

First Place: Ola Aldous

Beyond the Fence


Oil on canvas


Second Place: Robert Willis

Via Degli Agli, Florence




Third Place: Jo Margolis

Two Lines


Ink on Arches 140lb. watercolor paper


Fourth Place: Dennis Maust

Safari 1


Stoneware, clay


Honorable Mention: Brendan Loper



Gouache on paper


Honorable Mention: Quinn McNichol

The Big Fig Newton


Oil on canvas

2013 Award Winners

First Place: Dennis Maust

Animate Ewer




Second Place: Graham Loper

Hooper House 1, #2


oil on panel


Third Place: Dave Adams

Sunday Morning at the Playhouse




Fourth Place: Michael McFarland




2012 Award Winners

First Place: Francine Fox



oil on board


Second Place: Jeff Wiles

Grownups at Play 




Third Place: Milt Friedly



steel and bronze


Fourth Place: Donna Curanzy-Seltzer 



photo on cotton rag 


Honorable Mention: Ellwood Derricks

Memory Fall




Honorable Mention: Carol Galligan

In Mist Quiet, Mountains Stand Alone


ink/gesso on Arches paper

Past Exhibitions

April 1 - May 15, 2016

LVC Reimagined: Transformative Architecture

This exhibition presented an architectural model designed by students in the LVC Reimagined course taught by Dr. Grant Taylor, associate professor of art history, that realizes one vision of that future.

Jan. 15—March 13, 2016

Jerry Pinkney: Imaginings, An Artist's Exploration of Images and Words

This exhibition explored this renowned artist's engagement with literature, and the process of creating meaningful visual solutions that expand and enliven a narrative.