2019 Accepted Works


Meghan Meyerhoff Untitled
Albert Carpentier Signal
M Wilk Erythrosine
Joan Ryan Contemplating Venus
Charles Lasky Figure study 2
Lisa Warren From A Dove
Candice Flewharty People of Six Flags – Deluge
Jeanne Brasile about 570 nm.
Michele Tragakiss Tea Time for Strongmen
TINGTING HSU The surface
Sarah Leahy Evening
Ron Delaney Carter Stone
Peggy Bekeny Fences
Heidi Lewis Coleman Hampshire
Lawrence Russ At Home in the Secret
Helen Cantrell The Hunt
Mary Lesser swimmers
Lesley Bodzy Combustion
David Brewster Harriman Station Drive
Greg Burns Progresso
Jacquelyn Etling Country Road 
Jessica Makin Overgrowth 5 
Len Grayeck Lumiere Rouge
Allison Medina Wander Upon
Fehmida Chipty Color and light 14
Linda Lindroth FAB
Michael Sacks Resting Camels, Morocco
Laura Martinez-Bianco Mojave
Irene Miller Till the End of Time
Michele Riche Queen Bee
Hank Paper In the News
Jennifer Hill Carbon Flux
Jeanne Ciravolo Woman II


Works will be judged by Ashley Dillman, Sales Director at Freight + Volume.MIXMASTER is an exhibition that seeks to discover and recognize the talents of artists working in New England and the Tri-State region. Initiated to support and recognize contemporary art, MIXMASTER provides an opportunity for established and emerging artists to debut their most recent work. The Mattatuck looks forward to highlighting the work of its artist members.

Exhibition:                           Sunday, January 20–Thursday, February 28, 2019
Reception & Awards:      Sunday, January 20, 1:00–3:00 p.m.
Location:                              Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, CT  06702


First Prize: $500 and a solo show in “The Lab” (Dates TBD)
Second Prize: $300
Third Prize:  $200
Juror Selection: Upgraded membership to Director’s Circle membership level
and all benefits ($250 value)

Visitor’s Award: Upgraded membership to Director’s Circle membership level
and all benefits ($250 value)


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Ashley Dillman is the Sales Director of Freight + Volume in New York City. Established in 2005 by Nick Lawrence, Freight + Volume is a gallery dedicated to showcasing the work of emerging and established artists, and in particular work which is innovative and not afraid to take risks. While Freight + Volume is especially interested in narrative and text-based material, ultimately their predominant criteria is the quality of the work itself, regardless of technique, content or style; with the motivation to show dynamic, visceral, and provocative new work in all media and dealing with a range of subject matter.


September 24         Submissions begins on CaFÉ (callforentry.org)
December 16          Deadline for submissions on CaFÉ (Late entries will NOT be accepted)
January 2                 Notification via CaFÉ and on mattmuseum.org
January 4-11           Works accepted at Mattatuck Museum from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. *January 8 – Extended drop-off  hours 9:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m 
January 13              Deadline for receiving shipped artwork by 5:00 p.m.
January 20             Exhibition Opening; Reception 1:00-3:00 p.m.
February 24           Exhibition closes
March 4-8               Pick-up of all work from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
March 5                    Pick-up of all work from 9:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
March 11 & 12        All works pre-paid for shipping sent back to artist