NorthStar Watermedia Society 8th Annual National Juried Exhibition


2022 Exhibition Calendar

May 1 to June 28 – Entries accepted until midnight June 28.
Wed., July 20 – Acceptance notification and shipping instructions.
Aug. 8-13 – Receive unframed and framed paintings to be framed by Artists’ Choice.
Thur., Aug. 25, 10am-1pm – Hand delivered paintings received and installed (1-3pm).
Aug. 28 to Nov. 3  – Exhibition dates (daily 10am-4pm).
Sun., Sept. 18, 2-3:30pm – Artist reception and award ceremony.
Fri., Nov. 4, 10am-1pm – Pick up hand-delivered paintings.
Fri., Nov. 11 – Latest date unsold paintings shipped back.

Apply at Call For Entries HERE

To see the full prospectus, you can see it here in WORD Format OR here in PDF Format










NorthStar Watermedia Society 2022 Member Exhibition


March 14 – April 9, 2022
Wildwood Library, 763 Stillwater Rd, Mahtomedi, MN 55115

Important Dates:

Exhibition Dates:  March 14 – April 9 , 2022
Painting Pick Up:  Monday, April 11th, 1 – 3 p.m.

A FULL VIEWING of all the entries to the exhibition can be seen here (in PDF format), or here (in slide format).


Honorable Mention Awards


“Surviving” by Mary Zadach






“Magnificent Evening Sky”
by Leny Wendel



“Into the Fog” by Barb Parisien






“The Big Finish” by Heidi Nelson


“Three Swans” by Marie Panlener






“Misty Moon” by Donald C. Aggerbeck


Merit Awards


“Streak” by Rockie Weymouth






“Quiet on the Lake” by Dennis Murnyak


“Lake Superior Magic” by Nancy Larson







“Marion in the Apple Orchard”
by Patricia Choffrut



Awards of Excellence


“Peeks of Sun, Skies Clearing”
by Art Weeks





“Ready for Pickup”
by Liesa Miller


Bea Kotz Memorial Award


“University and Raymond” by Carol Humpage



Best In Show


“Sunny Smile” by Patty Schmid