Adirondack Artists’ Guild’s juried competition

SARANAC LAKE – The 16th annual juried competition at the Adirondack Artists’ Guild will open with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday.

It is free and open to the public.

All artists 18 and older were eligible to enter the show. The show will run through April 13.

First, second and third prizes will be awarded at 6 p.m., along with some honorable mentions. The first prize winner will have the opportunity to present a solo show at the Artists Guild in November 2014.

This year’s juror was Laura Von Rosk, Gallery Director for the Lake George Arts Project. Once again this year there will be a People’s Choice Award, donated by a friend of the arts. A ballot box will be at the gallery for viewers to make their choice for this award. That prize will be announced at the conclusion of the show.

The Adirondack Artists Guild is a cooperative retail art gallery representing a diverse group of regional artists residing and working in

the Tri-Lakes region of the Adirondack Park. The gallery islocated at 52 Main St., Saranac Lake, 518 891-2615. Gallery hours are Tuesday through

Saturday from 10 until 5 and 12-3on Sundays. The gallery is closed onMondays. The Guild is on the web at www.adirondackartistsguild.com.,and on Facebook at Adirondack Artists Guild.