Open Orange is an annual juried contemporary art exhibition hosted by ValleyArts.  It is open to NJ and NYC metropolitan area artists, 18 and over, working in two-dimensional media.

In 2016, the nationally prominent jurors were:
Tricia Bloom: previous associate curator of exhibitions at the Brooklyn Museum and current curator of American art at New Jersey’s Newark Museum.
Diedre Harris-Kelley: co-director and curatorial lead of the Romare Beardon Foundation and accomplished artist.
Marie Samuels: executive president of Artadia, an art and dialogue foundation in NYC who also serves on the acquisitions committee for the Parrish Art Museum, Long Island, NY.

Open Orange 2016 submission form and requirements
Entry Deadline: 4/8/16  - Deadline Passed