Open to Interpretation

Congratulations to the artists selected to be in ‘Open to Interpretation’ by juror, Tyler Hennings! Join us for the ‘Open to Interpretation’ reception and award presentation September 6th 6:00 – 8:00 pm at The Hub.

Greg Billingsley | Angle of Repose
Mark Dierker | Old Man Weather & Road to Salvation
Chelsea Goers | Ocean Eyes
Deb Lutz | Droplet
Jason Hoffman | I/beam Table
Rob Kirkham | Dead Baby
Andrea Kliffmiller | Gardening Season & Together
Jake Miller | life after & Signaling
Linda Peters | Owlsey’s Pond & Lilies at Flock Hill Sheep Station, NZ
Serena Stevens | Self Portrait as a Child & Candy Land
Yvette Seal | Bird of Paradise

We would like to thank all the artists who applied. We had almost 50 pieces submitted and 16 were chosen.

Juried Exhibition Description |

We are excited to announce The Hub’s debut juried exhibition Open to Interpretation! The exhibit is open to all forms of visual arts, nation wide, and artists ages 18 and older.  


Submission Requirements |

Cost  | $25 for 3 works
Size of images  | Maximum image size 2 mb
Size of work  | Wall Hanging & Free Standing work | Must not exceed 8‘ x 8’ and 150 lbs
Ceiling Hanging work | Must not exceed 9 ’ high x 8’ wide and 50 lbs


Important Dates |

Entry Opens | June 1
Entry Deadline | July 14
Notification Date | August 9
Accepted Work Drop-off | August 27 – 31
Show Opening | September 6   6:00 – 8:00 pm Awards at 7:00 pm
Work Pick-up | October 21 – 26

Awards | Solo show in 2020 or 2021

Juror| Tyler Hennings  

Tyler Hennings is a painter and Gallery Director at the Western Illinois University Art Gallery. He earned a BFA in painting and drawing from Western Illinois University and an MFA in painting from Northern Illinois University. Hennings is a graduate of Industry High School and has lived in the area most of his life.

Artists please download and read the Prospectus:

2019 Juried Show Prospectus