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Artspace111: 4th Annual Regional Juried Exhibition
111 Hampton St. Fort Worth, Tx, 76102

Entry Deadline: 5/31/17
Days remaining to deadline: 4

REQUIREMENTS:

Media
Images - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 3
Total Media - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 3

Entry Fee (Artspace111: 4th Annual Regional Juried Exhibition): $35.00
Media Fee (per sample over minimum): $5.00

Artspace111 is pleased to announce an open call for submissions for the 4th Annual Artspace111 Regional Juried Exhibition, juried by Shirley Reece-Hughes, a Curator of Painting and Sculpture at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art. The competition includes eligibility for 2D and 3D artwork. The exhibition will be open June 23rd through July 22nd with an opening reception on the evening of June 23rd. Due date for entries is May 31st. Contemporary 2D and 3D works that follow the requirements detailed in the prospectus are accepted. Over $2000 will be awarded to the best works in show, and the first prize will include the opportunity to exhibit at Artspace111 in a separate solo or group show in 2017 - 2018.

For more information, contact the gallery, will@artspace111.com

Juror Shirley Reece-Hughes
 Curator of Paintings and Sculpture, Amon Carter Museum of American Art

Shirley Reece-Hughes is the Curator of Paintings and Sculpture at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art where she has worked since 2009. She is currently working on an essay for the Whitney Museum of American Art’s upcoming retrospective exhibition and catalogue on Grant Wood. Reece-Hughes is co-organizer and co-author for the upcoming exhibition, A New American Sculpture, 1914–1945: Lachaise, Laurent, Nadelman and Zorach—which is one of the first group exhibitions devoted to American modernist figurative sculpture in over twenty years. Reece-Hughes is also co-curator and contributing essayist to the catalogue and exhibition, Wild Spaces, Open Seasons: Hunting and Fishing in American Art, which will open at the Amon Carter in October. Since 2012, Reece-Hughes has curated a gallery devoted to Texas art from private collections that rotates on an annual basis, and has served as a board member on the National Advisory Committee for the Grant Wood Art Colony at the University of Iowa. In 2011, she curated two fiftieth-anniversary exhibitions at the Amon Carter, The Allure of Paper: Drawings and Watercolors from the Collection and Will Barnet: Relationships, Intimate and Abstract.

She received her PhD in art history from the University of Kansas where she was awarded a Henry Luce Foundation Grant for her dissertation David Bates: Southern Culture, Places and Memories Through the Eyes of an Expressionist. In 2007, Dr. Reece-Hughes was the recipient of the Davidson Family Fellowship at the Amon Carter for her work on immigrant artists and their collecting of American folk art.     

PROSPECTUS – ARTSPACE111 JURIED EXHIBITION
June 23rd through July 22nd
Juried by Shirley Reece-Hughes

Entry Deadline
May 31, 2016

Schedule

  • Due Date / Deadline for online submissions – May 31
  • Juror Deliberation - June 1 - (Approx.) June 8
  • Notification of Acceptance – (Approx.) June 8 (By email and on the Café site)
  • Shipping/Receiving – (Approx.) June 8 - June 19 (Shipping information will be shared with accepted artists with notification of acceptance email)
  • Hand Delivery Drop Off - (Approx.) June 8 - June 19 (During Artspace111 open hours, Tues - Fri 10-5pm and Sat 10-3pm)
  • Exhibition On Display– June 23 – July 22
  • Opening Reception – June 23, 5:00p to 8:30p
  • Shipped Return – July 23 - 28
  • Hand Delivery Pickup – July 23 - 28


2D Eligibility & Medium
- Open to artists 18 years and older residing in the state of Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Louisiana, and Arkansas.
- Contemporary original 2D work in any media including painting, prints, drawings, photography and digital images. 
- 2D work should not exceed a framed size of 48” in the longest dimension.
- All work must be original (no reproductions), produced within the last two years and not previously shown at Artspace111.
- The digital image of the piece submitted must be the piece delivered to Artspace111 if selected by the jury. NO EXCEPTIONS.

3D Eligibility & Medium
- Open to artists 18 years and older residing in the state of Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Louisiana, and Arkansas.
- Contemporary original 3D work in any media. Please indicate Indoor or Outdoor. 
- 3D work intended to hang on a wall cannot exceed 48 x 48". Free standing indoor work cannot exceed 6 feet in any dimension. Free standing outdoor work must come with proper base for installation. 
3D work must be delivered and installed by the artist at the expense of the artist. No shipments accepted. 
- 3D artists accepted into the final round of judging will have the opportunity to provide detail images for their work. 
- All work must be original (no reproductions), produced within the last two years and not previously shown at Artspace111.
- The digital image of the piece submitted must be the piece delivered to Artspace111 if selected by the jury. NO EXCEPTIONS.

Submission Requirements
Please see 
CaFÉ™ for digital file requirements

Entry Fee
$35 for one image, additional entries $5.00 each, limit 3.
* 3D artists accepted into the final round of judging will have the opportunity to provide detail images of their work. 

Awards
Selected artists invited to exhibit at Artspace111 in June 2016.
Cash prizes for special jury awards.
Best In Show - $1,000 prize, and an opportunity to participate in a solo or group exhibition in 2016 - 2017. 

Sales 
- All pieces will be for sale at Artspace111.  The gallery will retain 50% commission on any work sold.  June 24 - August 6.
- Price of work should include commission to gallery.

Insurance & Liability
- Work will be insured at Artspace111 but not in transit.
- The gallery will not assume responsibility for work improperly framed or poorly packaged for shipping.
- Images of accepted work may be used for promotional purposes and featured in an exhibition catalogue. 

Shipping/ Installation Requirements
- 2D Artists are responsible for shipping work to and from gallery. 3D Artists must deliver and pickup artwork, no shipments accepted.
- Shipping instructions will be emailed following the jury process.  
- Your work of art should be ready to install, and should have hardware installed that will allow for immediate installation by the gallery with no adjustments to the pieces necessary.  NO EXCEPTIONS — ARTWORK MUST HAVE HARDWARE INSTALLED FOR IMMEDIATE INSTALLATION.

Questions
- E-mail Artspace111 — will@artspace111.com