Inspiration - A call for submisisons

EXHIBITION DATES: November 12 -December 21, 2018
Deadline: October 8, 2018

Apply through Call for Entries

Webster Arts invites art submissions for our all media exhibition, Inspiration. Artists are encouraged to think broadly about the theme. What inspires you? What inspires a culture? What does it mean to have inspiration? What does inspiration look like?

All 2D & 3D media is welcome within the parameters listed below. No floor or ceiling hung installations are possible at this time. No video.

Webster Arts is growing regional non-profit arts center that hosts national juried exhibitions in it's 2000 square-foot gallery, a nationally ranked juried art fair, a plein air competition, an autumn music series, and other community events. Our patrons are sophisticated art consumers. 

JUROR: To be announced

DATES & DEADLINES
Monday, October 8, 2018: Submission deadline
Friday, October 19: All artists notified by email
Monday, November 5, 2018: Deadline to receive shipped artwork or receive in-person delivery of artwork.
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 from 6-8 p.m.: Exhibit Opening Reception

Jan 2-4: Pre-paid artwork return and in-person pick-up during office hours, 9-5

ENTRY FEE
$30 for up to three separate entries. Do not include detail views.
Entry fees are non-refundable

ELIGIBILITY
The exhibition is open to artists age 18 and older, residing in the US or abroad

SPECIFICATIONS
The exhibition will consist of two- and three-dimensional work in all media. Wall pieces must be wired for hanging and no larger than 48″ X 48″. Free-standing pieces may not exceed 32″ X 32″ X 60″ or weigh more than 50 lbs. Accepted work cannot be substituted and must be available for the duration of the exhibit. No floor or ceiling installed work. No video.

All work must be the original conception and execution of the artist listed on the application, and not exhibited previously at Webster Arts exhibitions. No reproductions. Photographs printed on canvas are NOT allowed without prior permission.

Submission of art assumes the work is availalbe if selected. Please do not include art that is commited to another show.

SUBMISSION
Submit up to three JPEG digital images. Upload options for image files:
File dimensions:
 no larger than 1920 pixels on the longest side
File resolution: 72 ppi/dpi (standard web resolution)
File size: 5 MB maximum

SHIPPING/DELIVERY OF ARTWORK
The artist is responsible for the cost of shipping or mailing artwork to and from Webster Arts using FedEx, UPS, USPS or DHL. A return shipping label and return postage must be included with the artwork. Artwork may also be hand-delivered to and picked up from Webster Arts on the appropriate dates during the scheduled times.

INSURANCE AND SALE OF ARTWORK
All artwork is insured for its declared value from the time it is received through the time it is picked up by the carrier. Artists are responsible for insuring artwork during transit. Webster Arts receives a 30% commission on all exhibition sales. Sales are encouraged.

PHOTOGRAPHY
Photographs of accepted artwork may be used for promotional purposes

*REQUIRED  Provide a long description of the prospectus