Arts Council announces annual exhibit

The Visual Arts Committee of the Milford Arts Council will present its annual exhibit that showcases the work of members and residents.

The show has an open theme and all mediums are welcome.

The show dates are Jan. 13 to March 24.

Viewing dates are Wednesday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and there will be a reception Thursday, Feb. 11, from 5:30 to 7 p.m.

Awards are as follows: 1st Place, $150; 2nd Place, $100; 3rd Place, $75.

Receiving dates are Thursday, Jan.  7, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., or artists may call to make other arrangements. All work must be picked up March 25 between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Entry fee is $10 per art piece, up to three pieces. All work submitted will be displayed.

Artists may submit one to three original pieces. All work should be framed, wired and/or ready to hang. Items must not exceed 36” x 24” in measurement or 50 pounds.

Sculpture and three dimensional work welcome, but it must include a display stand.

All work may be for sale, with 30% commission on sales going to MAC.

For further information call the Milford Arts Council at: 203-878-6647 or