Fall Juried Art Exhibition – “Continuum”

Fall Juried Art Exhibition – “Continuum”

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Fall Juried Art Exhibition – “Continuum”
James Library & Center for the Arts Fall Juried Exhibition – “Continuum”

 

Exhibition Prospectus

The James Library & Center for the Arts Juried Fall Exhibition

Exhibition Dates: September 13, 2019–October 19, 2019

Opening Reception: September 13, 2019 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

 

Theme: “Continuum”

Seeking works which attempt to define, interpret, or explore the constant yet everchanging. We are seeking works that explore the vast conditions along a continuum in its unlimited interpretations in art, history, color, light, nature, and the human condition.

 

Eligibility

Open to all mediums. All painting and drawing, media, sculpture, graphics, photography, ceramic, textiles, wood or metal work, and mixed media. *Works should generally not exceed 72 inches in any dimension or weigh more than 150 pounds. Works must be framed or otherwise ready for hanging/installation. Artists proposing to submit work requiring specialized installation should consult with staff before the entry deadline.

No pieces may have been shown or displayed previously at the James.

All works must be current and original, having been created within the last three years.

Artists or an assigned representative must submit works in person.

All work must be available for sale.

Large 2D pieces normally framed in glass that exceed 48 inches in either direction must be framed using an acrylic glazing (such as Plexiglas) only. No clamped glass, cardboard, paste-on, or saw-tooth hangers.

Due to safety concerns, any work found to not be suitably framed may be rejected from the exhibit with no refund of entry fee.

*Due to space constrictions, all 2D pieces must not exceed 48” X 72” and 3D pieces not to exceed 36” X 60”  *Special exceptions may be requested and made by email to Art Gallery Director William Houser at: bill.houser@comcast.net

 

Submission Fees

$10.00 per entry or 3 for $25.00
Limit 6 entries per artist
*All fees are non-refundable

 

Juror

Christina Godfrey

Director of Contemporary Art, Sunne Savage Gallery

Christina Godfrey is the Director of Contemporary Art at the Sunne Savage Gallery. As Director, she works as a curator, collections manager and appraiser for various corporate, residential and non-profit organizations.

Juror Christina Godfrey Bio

 

Awards

$150.00          Best in Show

$100.00          Second Place

$  75.00           Third place

*Four honorable mentions

 

Important Dates

September 6, 7 & 8     Drop off: Friday 9/6/19 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday 9/7/2019 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Sunday 9/8/2019 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
*No early drop offs

September 9                 Jury selection

September 9                 List of accepted works also will be posted on The James Library & Center
for the Arts Website after 8 pm

September 10-13          Pickup of all unaccepted work. Pick up during normal business hours.

*Artists will be charged a $5.00 fee per day for any unaccepted work not picked up by September 19, 2019

September 13                Opening night reception 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

October 19                     End of exhibit

October 22-26              Pickup of artwork not sold. Pick up during normal business hours.

*Artists will be charged a $5.00 fee per day for any work not picked up by October 30, 2019

 

Rules/Disclaimer/Legal

The James Library & Center for the Arts will use care in the handling of all work, but in no way are responsible for any damage that may occur in moving or hanging art work as well as any loss or theft of artwork. Artists should obtain any necessary insurance.

The James Library & Center for the Arts reserves the right to reject any work which cannot be displayed in a safe and secure manner. (including poorly framed or wired work)

Any works accepted into the exhibition may be used for any marketing activities to advertise and promotes this exhibit and future exhibits. (Artist credits to be given)

I understand that the James Library & Center for the Arts requests a 35% donation/commission for any pieces sold during the run of the exhibit and a 10% donation/commission for any pieces that sell within 60 days after, as a result of being in this exhibition.

Click Here for Continuum Juried Exhibiton Submission Form

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