Maui Arts & Cultural Center is pleased to announce a call to artists for the Schaefer Portrait Challenge 2021. This statewide juried exhibition has been held as a triennial since 2003,and continues to present the unique diversity of the people of our islands, represented through explorations in portraiture.
The Challenge carries two substantial cash prizes: the Jurors' Choice Award for $15,000, sponsored by Jack and Carolyn Schaefer Gray, and the People’s Choice Award for $5,000, based on the popular vote of gallery visitors.
The jurors will be:
Carl Jennings, associate professor, arts and humanities, Kapiolani Community College,O'ahu
Codie King, director at Wailoa Center, Hawai'i Island
Jan Sato, art teacher at Baldwin High School, Maui