Call for Artists

CALL FOR ARTISTS

River by Erica Bishop, FRESH Air Award Winner 2017

FRESH 2018 JURIED EXHIBITION
March 2 to March 31, 2018 

 

CALL FOR ARTIST DEADLINE
January 29, 2018 at midnight

 

First Place–Refugee by Priscilla Roggenkamp

Take your art in new directions using a FRESH perspective in this 14th annual juried show.  Accepted work will feature novel styles, original thinking and demonstrate a high level of skill in the artist’s chosen 2D or 3D media. Work must have been created since January 1, 2017.

Deadline for Entry: January 29, 2018 at midnight

Click here to go to the Submittable form.

ENTRY FEE: $15 

Jurying will be done via digital image. Artists may submit one artwork piece per submission for consideration, and may submit up to three high quality digital images (.jpg, .pdf, .tiff. .png) of the artwork entered. Artists may submit more than one entry for consideration in the show, but each entry must be submitted separately. The images must accurately represent the work and accepted work must be professionally presented for exhibition (see notes below).

Second Place–Double Presence by Emily Sebura-Duke

Size and Weight Limits:

Final installation size of 2-D work cannot exceed 6′ (72″) wide or 7′ (84″ high). 

3-D work must not exceed 39″ in diameter, nor may any single component of the work exceed 50 pounds.

All work must be identified (labelled) with the artist name and contact information when delivered.

Notification of the juror’s decision will be made via email by Monday, February 12, 2018. Accepted work must be delivered to Summit Artspace on Monday, February 26, 2018, during the hours of 10 am-2 pm and 4pm-7pm. 

Accepted work must be delivered ready to install. 2-D works must be appropriately wired, no saw tooth hangers. 

Third Place–Bandage by Jasmine Kornel

Summit Artspace has a limited number of pedestals available, however the artist may have to provide any special display fixtures required. 

Suitability of works which must be suspended, hung in windows, requiring a power source, are especially heavy, are very large, or have other special installation requirements will be determined on an individual basis. 

Professional installation will be provided by Summit Artspace. Care will be taken when handling and displaying all artwork, however Summit Artspace waives responsibility for either damage or loss of artwork. 

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Summit Artspace Location
140 East Market Street
Akron, Ohio 44308
Phone: 330-376-8480

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