New School 3: Call for Entries


ROY G BIV Gallery is now accepting submissions for New School 3, a juried exhibition for undergraduate students. This exhibition aims to showcase innovative student work and connect student artists from different schools. Jurors Adam Brouillette, Kelli Williams and Doo Sung Yoo will select the exhibiting artists. Entries are open to any artist currently enrolled in an undergraduate program. The selected artists’ work will be exhibited from October 6 – November 10, at Blockfort (162 N 6th St, Columbus, OH 43215)



  • Established in 2016, Blockfort is a gallery and studio space located in Columbus, Ohio. The building, a former auto parts store, now provides work space to over 20 artists and entrepreneurs. The painters, sculptors, printmakers, designers, performers, organizers, and makers comprise some of Columbus’ best creative individuals. Together they work to cross-disciplines and form new connections, with an emphasis on quality.
  • Located in the heart of the Discovery District, Blockfort is just steps away from Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus Metropolitan Library, the Hills Market Downtown and several other cultural and commercial establishments. Blockfort aims to be an active creative hub, a resource for artists & entrepreneurs, and a destination bringing energy to the neighborhood.




To be considered, artists must:


  • 1 – Complete the submission form below. 
  • 2 – Submit a $5 entry fee per piece through PayPal.
  • (Entry fee is waived for current ROY members. Students qualify for a reduced membership at $25 (the price of entering 5 pieces). A student membership waives all entry fees for the year and comes with comes other benefits. Learn more here.)
  • 3 – Email 1–5 images/video links, a list of works and artist’s statement to
    Submission guidelines are included below.





Email 1–5 photos/video links, artist’s statement and list of works to


Photo Submissions:


  • •   File names: Name file with only a number (e.g., 01.jpg)
  • •   File format: JPEG or PNG
  • •   File size: No larger than 2 MB per image
  • •   1 detail shot may also be included.
  • •   Please do not embed your name on any images.


Video Submissions:


  • •   For video submissions, upload your videos to YouTube or Vimeo and submit their URLs via email.
  • •   It is not necessary to remove your name from your account or videos.
  • •   The first 2 minutes of each video will be reviewed.
  • •   If accepted, video artists must supply their own technical equipment (e.g. projectors, monitors, DVD players).


Artist’s Statement and List of Works:


  • •   File names: Please do not include name
  • •   File formats: PDF or DOC
  • •   List of Works should include the following for each work:
  •               •  File name (e.g., 01.jpg) or video URL (e.g.,…)
  •               •  Title
  •               •  Year of completion
  •               •  Medium(s)
  •               •  Dimensions





Applicants must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate program. Students graduating in Summer 2017 are also eligible to apply. Entries are open to student artists anywhere who work in all types of materials, practices and styles. All work must have been created within the last two years.


 Any works previously exhibited with ROY G BIV may not be submitted for exhibition in future shows with the organization. 


The jurying process is anonymous. Aside from photos/videos, statement and list of works, no other materials will be taken into consideration. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.


If work must be shipped, artist is responsible for packaging and shipping expenses.





  • •   July 14: Submission Deadline
  • •   Mid August: Notification of Acceptance
  • •   October 6 – November 10: Exhibition Dates
  • •   October 12 from 6–9 pm: Opening Reception

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