Saturday, August 23, 2008

Call to Artists: Out of Darkness (Into Light)

Call to Artists - Out of Darkness (Into Light)

Our gallery is seeking artwork expressing the theme “Out of Darkness (Into Light)”, a juried art exhibit that will be on view December 7th, 2008–February 6th, 2009, with an artists’ reception planned for the evening of December 11th. All genres and media considered. Artwork needs to be 2-dimensional–it can extend into the third dimension, but it must be able to be hung on a wall.

Where: CR Gallery, Episcopal Church of the Redeemer, Kenmore, WA

When: December 7th, 2008–February 6th, 2009

Opening Reception: Thursday, December 11th, 6:30– 8:30pm

How: Submit up to 3 jpegs via e-mail to arts@redeemer-kenmore.org. Please include your name, contact information, and a few words about your work. Also include title, medium, framed dimensions, and retail price of each image submitted. Submission deadline is November 4th, 2008. The work will then be juried and acceptance notifications and delivery instructions will be sent out via e-mail by Saturday, November 8th.

Entry fee: $15 (USD) for up to 3 images, payable via PayPal. This needs to be paid before work can be submitted to the jury. Simply click on the Pay Now button below.


Please take note of the following:
•Artwork must be ready to hang, preferably from a wire. Photographs and artwork on paper must be framed with a wire attached for hanging. Canvases do not need to be framed, but the sides should be painted, either a solid color or as a continuation of the image, in order to give a neat, professional appearance, and must have a wire attached to the stretchers for hanging purposes.

•For work that is shipped, all shipping costs will be the responsibility of the artist.

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

•The gallery will take care of advertising and publicity, and artists with accepted work will receive postcard announcements to distribute themselves.

•In addition to being displayed in the nave gallery, accepted artists 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 Puget Sound area, but this call is open to all artists over 18.

•If you have any questions, please email Angela at arts@redeemer-kenmore.org.

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