Entries sought by June 18 for 2014 ‘Louisiana Contemporary’

New Orleans’ Ogden Museum of Southern Art is seeking entries for “Louisiana Contemporary,” a statewide, juried exhibition of contemporary art as produced by people living in Louisiana.

The deadline for entry is Wednesday, June 18. 

The exhibit, presented by Regions Bank, will open on White Linen Night, the gallery night and street party in the Warehouse District and Julia Street, which will fall this year on Saturday, August 2. It will close on September 28.

Jonathan P. Binstock, the senior advisor for contemporary art for Citigroup’s Citi Private Bank Art Advisory & Finance, will serve as juror for this year’s exhibit.

Up to $3,000 in awards will be presented to participating artists, including a $1,000 Best of Show cash award.

Any artist living in Louisiana, working in any artistic medium, is eligible for entry. A nonrefundable fee for entry of $40 for up to three submissions is required. The fee for each additional entry is $10.

For a more detailed list of entry specifications and information about the exhibit, please see the Louisiana Contemporary website.