Friday, January 12, 2007

Call to Artists - it's official!

Here is the official call for the Stations of the cross exhibit. Please feel free to pass the information along to any artists you think might be interested.

Call to Artists: Stations of the Cross

The gallery at the Episcopal Church of the Redeemer invites you to submit 2 dimensional artwork.

Deadline: March 12, 2007

“Stations of the Cross” will be an exhibition of 2 dimensional art, works in all mediums & styles, expressing the theme of Stations of the Cross (see Wikipedia for more information), that will exhibited in the nave gallery of the Episcopal Church of the Redeemer, in Kenmore, Washington. Artists may submit work depicting a particular one of the 15 stations (listed below), or expressing the theme of the Stations of the Cross as a whole.

  1. Jesus is condemned to death
  2. Jesus receives the cross
  3. The first fall
  4. Jesus meets His Mother
  5. Simon of Cyrene carries the cross
  6. Veronica wipes Jesus' face with her veil
  7. The second fall
  8. Jesus meets the women of Jerusalem
  9. The third fall
  10. Jesus is stripped of His garments
  11. Crucifixion: Jesus is nailed to the cross
  12. Jesus dies on the cross
  13. Jesus' body removed from the cross (Pieta)
  14. Jesus is laid in the tomb
  15. Jesus' resurrection

Where: Episcopal Church of the Redeemer, 6211 NE 182nd Street, Kenmore, Washington

When: April 1 – May 25, 2007

Opening Reception: TBA

How: Submit jpegs via e-mail to arts@redeemer_kenmore.org. Please include your name and a few words about your work. Also include title, medium and framed dimensions of each image submitted. Submission deadline is March 12. The work will then be juried and acceptance notifications, along with artist agreements, will be sent out via e-mail on March 16. All work must be dropped off or shipped to arrive at the gallery by March 29 . All shipping costs are the responsibility of the artist. Specific instructions will be sent out with the acceptance notifications.

Cost: $15 (USD) entry fee, for up to 3 images, payable via PayPal.





Artwork must be ready to hang, preferrably with a wire.

Artwork can be for sale. The gallery will direct buyers directly to the artist and take no commission.

The gallery will take care of advertising and publicity, and artists with accepted work will receive postcard announcements to distribute themselves. Please have high quality digital images available for possible use in publications and postcards.

In addition to being displayed in the nave gallery, accepted works will also be featured on the church’s website.

For ease of transport, and so we get to meet you, we are especially seeking artists in the the area of the Puget Sound, but this call is open to all artists over 18.

Any questions, please e-mail Angela at arts@redeemer-kenmore.org.



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1 comment:

andrea said...

The wheels are tunring now...