2015 Eastern Regional Exhibition

From left to right: Photo courtesy of Lavengood Photography, Drew Endicott Photography, Cliff Ritchey, VisitIndy.com, Kevin Foster, Carl Van Rooy Photography.
Eckert & Ross Fine Art, in Indianapolis, IN from November 6 - December 5, 2015

The OPA 2015 Eastern Exhibition was held at Eckert & Ross Fine Art, in Indianapolis, IN from November 6 - December 5, 2015

Eckert & Ross Fine Art

OPA's 2015 Eastern Regional Exhibition was hosted by Eckert & Ross Fine Art, located in Indianapolis, Indiana from November 6 through December 5, 2015. The City of Indianapolis, the capital of Indiana, is probably best known for being the home of the Indianapolis 500 Raceway. Other attractions include the Indianapolis Zoo, the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art, the NCAA Hall of Champions and the Indianapolis Cultural Trail through downtown Indianapolis. Eckert & Ross Fine Art hosted an opening reception on Friday, November 6, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. with the awards presentation at 7:00 p.m.

Our Goal

Our goal was to assemble the finest display of representational oil paintings. The focus in the jurying process was to select paintings that show the highest quality in craftsmanship, color, and composition, emphasizing a diversity in representational style and subject matter.


The total awards were approximately $11,500, including a $4,000 Best In Show.


Eckert & Ross Fine Art

Eckert & Ross Fine Art was the proud host of the 2015 Eastern Exhibition in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Gallery Hours
Monday - Saturday
10:00A.M. -5:00P.M. or by appointment.

Friday, July 31

Deadline for on-line submissions.

Monday, August 31

Notification posted on the OPA website.

October 5 - 16, 2015

Out of Town Artists
Artwork to arrive at Eckert & Ross Fine Art.

October 12, 2015 - October 16, 2015

Local Artists
Deliver artwork to Eckert & Ross Fine Art during normal gallery hours.

November 4 and 5, 2015 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Friday, November 6, 5:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Opening Reception
For collectors, press, exhibiting artists and the public.

November 6 through December 5, 2015

Length of time show will be open for viewing
See sidebar for gallery hours.

December 7 through December 12, 2015

Local Artists
Remove paintings during this period or a storage fee will be charged. Thank you for your cooperation.

Travel - Indianapolis

Photo courtesy of (From left to right and top to bottom): Carl Van Rooy Photography, Drew Endicott Photography, Lavengood Photography, VisitIndy.com, Kevin Foster, Rich Clark, Drew Endicott Photography, Cliff Ritchey - VisitIndy.com.


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