ALLEGANY, NY -- The Cattaraugus County Arts Council, 100 W. Main St., reminds artists 18 years and older that the deadline for the Southern Tier Biennial Exhibition is June 2.

The exhibition is a professionally juried exhibition of works by artists who reside in one of the following New York State counties: Allegany, Broome, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Chemung, Steuben, Schuyler, Tioga or Tompkins. The entry fee is $30.

Each artist accepted into the show will receive a $100 stipend to help defray costs associated with travel, shipping, and production. In addition, four cash awards will be presented: $1,000 to the Best of Show winner and $500 for three Honorable Mention winners. The Best of Show winner will also be presented with a solo show in the fall of 2018 with a four-color catalog, up to $1,000 for professional development, and up to $1,000 for show expenses.

Artists can read application guidelines and submit entries online.