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This is an open call for submissions from artists for an exhibition at Site:Brooklyn. Text and Image The exhibition will highlight the intersection between text and image.
About the Juror: We are fortunate to have the highly respected critic Edith Newhall jurying the show. Newhall is the art critic for the Philadelphia Inquirer, where she has been since 2005. Her previous positions include staff writer and editor for New York Magazine. Her articles on the arts and travel have also been published in ARTnews, the Washington Post, Travel & Leisure and Condé-Nast Traveler.
Site:Brooklyn is a street level gallery located in the heart of the Gowanus arts district. The gallery is dedicated to exhibiting a wide range of emerging and midcareer artists. The gallery invites artists, curators and writers to engage in lively exhibitions, criticism and the exchange of ideas through art, reflecting our times and shaping our culture.
CALL TO ARTISTS FOR SUBMISSIONS: Call Announcement Date: March 13, 2017 Final Submission Deadline: May 4, 2017 Notification Letter Date: May 13, 2017 Gallery Exhibition Dates: June 16 – July 16, 2017 Opening Reception: Friday June 16, 2017 from 6-9PM ELIGIBILITY: This call for submission is open to all artist 18 years of age or older. This is a juried exhibition for artists working in all two dimensional mixed media, drawing, painting, printmaking and photography.
JURYING: Entries that differ significantly from their digital images may be rejected. The decisions of the judges are final.
SUBMISSIONS AND FEES: Only original works may be submitted. The fee is $35. The fee is for up to three (3) images, plus $10 for each additional image. A completed application consists of the following information and files: Name, contact information, Images, Text descriptors for each image must include Title, Year Completed, Medium & Dimensions All entries must be registered/received by midnight, May 4, 2017 MDT. All entry fees are non-refundable.
DIRECTIONS FOR ONLINE SUBMISSION: https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=4291
ACCEPTANCE: Notification of acceptance of work will be made via e-mail by May 13, 2017. A return confirmation of participation is required by May 18, 2017 to hold a spot in the exhibition.
REQUIREMENTS FOR ACCEPTED WORK: 1. Maximum Size: 48” w X 60” H X 4” D 2. All work must be suitably framed to a professional standard. No clip frames, saw-tooth hangers or taped edges. All framed conventional work must use Plexiglas, except hand-delivered work less than 24” x 30”. Canvases may have neat gallery wrapped edges. 3. Work must be wired and ready for hanging. A label must be affixed to the back of the work that indicates which end is the top and includes the following: Artist Name, Title, Medium, Dimensions, and Price. This information must correspond with the Accepted image as listed on Notification form. No artwork may be substituted. 4. All artwork must be priced for sale. 5. Work cannot be withdrawn nor sales shipped before the end of the exhibit.
CONTACT/QUESTIONS: Please direct all questions to firstname.lastname@example.org