CML – Art Information Call for Entries

In Call For Entries By by Emily Moorhead On March 28, 2012

ART INFORMATION

 

ROY G BIV Gallery for Emerging Artists is currently looking for member entries for their fifth-annual Columbus Metropolitan Main Library Carnegie Gallery exhibition. The exhibition will take place from Thursday, July 12th 2012 through Friday, August 24th, 2012. Participating artists must be members of ROY G BIV Gallery. The exhibition will be curated by Richard Petry, Graduate Director of Columbus College of Art & Design (http://www.ricpetry.com/).

 

EXHIBITION DETAILS Art Information is an exhibition that explores contemporary artists’ use of research to inspire creativity. In an increasingly academic creative environment, artists are responding by collecting, re-interpreting, and finding meaning in information. This exhibition features various media strategies in representing an artist’s innovative archive.

 

The exhibition is open to 2-D and 3-D works, ready to hang, and suitable for public viewing. Two-dimensional works’ size constraints are 6′ x 6′ and no more than 50 lbs. Three-dimensional work must be able to travel up stairs if larger that 4′x4′x4′. Installation submission accepted upon artists understanding of security issues. Video equipment must be provided by the artist. ENTRY FEE

All artists must be current members of ROY G BIV Gallery.

Please visit www.roygbivgallery.org/membership or email info@roygbivgallery.org for more information on becoming a member.

 

CONTRACT

All artists will be notified via email upon selection. Selected artists will be required to sign an exhibition agreement and publicity release. ROY G BIV Gallery has a sales commission of 35% on works sold.

 

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

2 entries of 2-4 .jpg image files at 72dpi

(no larger than 700 x 700 pixels)

More than one piece may be accepted.

Additionally, include an imagelist in word .doc or pdf files

Please email all files to entries@roygbivgallery.org

 

EXHIBITION CALENDAR

Entry Deadline: Saturday, May 26th by 5pm

DROP OFF OF ACCEPTED WORK AT MAIN LIBRARY

ARTS AND MEDIA DIVISION DESK, SECOND FLOOR:

7/2, 7/3. closed 7/4, 7/5 (10am-8pm)

7/6, 7/7 (10am-5pm)

EXHIBITION: Thursday, July 12th – Friday, August 24th

CLOSING RECEPTION: Thursday, August 9th < 6-8pm

PICKUP OF EXHIBITED WORK AT THE CARNEGIE GALLERY:

Saturday, August 25th > 10am – 5pm

For more information, contact ROY G BIV at info@roygbivgallery.org, call 614-297-7694, or visit www.roygbivgallery.org

Downloadable form: artinformation

 

We look forward to seeing your work!

ROY G BIV Gallery for Emerging Artists