Entry Deadline: 7/23/18
Images - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 3
Total Media - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 3
Entry Fee (Green): $30.00
EXHIBITION DATES: September 13-October 31, 2018
Webster Arts invites art submissions for our all media exhibition, Green. Artists are encouraged to submit work that represents the color, or on themes of environment, recycling, money, envy. Think broadly. What does GREEN mean to you?
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 Jan Nesser-Chu 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: Jan Nesser-Chu
DATES & DEADLINES
Monday, July 23, 2018: Submission deadline
Friday, August 3, 2018: All artists notified by email
August 30-September 6: In person delivery of artwork during office hours
Thursday, September 6, 2018: Deadline to receive shipped artwork
Thursday, September 13, 2018 from 6-8 p.m.: Exhibit Opening Reception
November 1 , 2, 5 &6, 2018: Pre-paid artwork return and in-person pick-up during office hours, M-F, 9-5
ABOUT THE JUROR: Jan Nesser-Chu is the Academic Dean of Arts & Sciences at St. Louis Community College-Florissant Valley. She holds a master’s degree in art from Webster University. She has exhibited locally, nationally and internationally for the last 20 years. An educator, mixed-media artist, and activist in the arts community, Nesser-Chu’s work has centered on social activism, education, mentorship and promotion of women in the arts. She serves as the director of the Legacy Campaign on the national board of WCA, on the WCA Saint Louis chapter board, and on the board of directors for ArtTable. Nesser-Chu was president of national WCA from 2010 to 2012 and served on the organization’s board for more than 10 years.
$30 for up to three entries
Entry fees are non-refundable
The exhibition is open to artists age 18 and older, residing in the US or abroad
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.
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.
Photographs of accepted artwork may be used for promotional purposes.