CALL FOR ART - On the Street Where I Live

All media, juried exhibition

Open to all artists, aged 18 or older, residing in the US

Entry Deadline: 10/8/17

REQUIREMENTS:

Entry Fee: $30.00

EXHIBITION DATES: November 17 – December 23, 2017

Webster Arts invites art submissions on the theme "On the Street Where I Live." Artists are encouraged to think broadly about the theme. Work may represent ideas of community, sense of place, idealized or real, scenes from memory or future representations. 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 juried exhibitions in
it's 2000 square-foot gallery, a nationally ranked juried art fair, art outreach for recent refugees, a plein air competition, an autumn music series, and other community events. Our patrons are sophisticated art consumers. Juror Amanda Verbeck will select work for inclusion in the exhibit and for cash prizes. Artists may be selected for solo or 2 - 3 person shows in the future.Webster Arts invites art submissions on the theme "On the Street Where I Live." Artists are encouraged to think broadly about the theme. Work may represent ideas of community, sense of place, idealized or real, scenes from memory or future representations. 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 juried exhibitions in it's 2000 square-foot gallery, a nationally ranked juried art fair, art outreach for recent refugees, a plein air competition, an autumn music series, and other community events. Our patrons are sophisticated art consumers. Juror Amanda Verbeck will select work for inclusion in the exhibit and for cash prizes. Artists may be selected for solo or 2 - 3 person shows in the future.

JUROR: Amanda Verbeck

DATES & DEADLINES
Sunday, October 8: Submission deadline
Friday, October 20: All artists notified by email
Tuesday, Nov. 7 - Saturday, Nov. 11: In person delivery of artwork during office hours
Friday, November 10: Deadline to receive shipped artwork
Thursday, November 16 from 6-8 p.m.: Exhibit Opening Reception
January 2-6: Pre-paid artwork return and in-person pick-up during office hours

ABOUT THE JUROR

Amanda Verbeck is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis. After working with several presses in the St. Louis area, including Wildwood Press, Island Press, and Evil Prints, she started Pele Prints in 2006. Work from Pele has been exhibited widely, both nationally and internationally, and the prints can be found in numerous corporate and private collections.

ENTRY FEE
$30 for up to three entries

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.

SUBMISSION
Submit up to three JPEG digital images. Upload options for image files:

File dimensions: no smaller 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 January 6, 2018. 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.