For Immediate Release
February 13, 2001

David Somers, Curator
Peel Heritage Complex
905-791-4055, Ext. 2112


(Brampton) - Artists from the Peel and surrounding communities are invited to enter the Art Gallery of Peel's 28th Annual Juried Show.

Interested artists may submit two works in any media to the Gallery beginning Monday, March 26 until Sunday, April 1, 2001, during regular Gallery hours. The entry fee is $10 for Peel Heritage Complex members and $12 for non-members. Entry forms may be obtained by calling the Gallery or at the Region of Peel Web site at

This year's exhibition will be adjudicated by Cheryl Smith, Executive Director of the Ontario Association of Art Galleries, and artist Clarissa Schmidt Inglis. Works selected by the jurors will be displayed at the Gallery from April 19 until May 27, 2001.

"This exhibition provides an excellent opportunity for artists to have their work evaluated by fellow artists and art professionals," says David Somers, Curator. "The show is always of exceptional quality. We're pleased that it's the longest running juried exhibition in the community."

Sponsorship for the exhibition is generously provided by the Peel Gallery Volunteer Group, Heartland Art and Framing and the John Cutruzzola Arts Endowment Fund.

The Art Gallery of Peel, operated by the Region of Peel, is located in the Peel Heritage Complex at 9 Wellington St. E. in Brampton. The Gallery's hours are from Monday through Friday:
10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., weekends, noon to 4:30 p.m., and Thursday evenings from 6 to 9 p.m.

For further information or to obtain an entry form, please contact the Gallery at 905-791-4055.

The Peel Heritage Complex is made up of the Region of Peel Museum, the Art Gallery of Peel and Region of Peel Archives. Together, they collect, preserve and display a wide variety of materials related to Peel's heritage.


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