Maine artists are invited to submit work to the Kennebec Valley Art Association’s 15th annual juried art show. Work will be exhibited in May at the Harlow Gallery, 160 Water St. More than $1,000 in cash prizes will be awarded based on merit and artistic excellence at the opening Friday, May 7.

There is a modest entry fee for this show, which helps to cover costs relating to organizing the exhibition. Proceeds support arts programming at Harlow Gallery. The Harlow is owned and operated by the Kennebec Valley Art Association, a 501(c)3 nonprofit connecting and celebrating art, artists and community in central Maine since 1958.

Complete entry details are available online under “Opportunities for Artists” at Interested artists also may contact the Harlow Gallery at 622-3813 or via e-mail to to request details by mail or e-mail. Deadline for discounted early bird entry is April 10.

VillageSoup Art/Entertainment Editor Dagney Ernest can be reached at 207-594-4401 or by e-mail to