Call for Entries Science & Art Juried ShowAugust 18 September 30Opening Artists ReceptionAwards CeremonySaturday, September 11th2:00pm - 4:00pmCritique of Artwork2:30pmJuror
: Sean Hottois
is a practicing new media artist with international experience in both the professional and teaching realms. He continues to exhibit his interactive artwork, locally, regionally, and nationally. Sean also teaches full time as an Assistant Professor of Integrated New Media Studies at Indiana University South Bend.
Science and Art are two aspects of human cultural activity and experience. We find aesthetic inspiration from structures found in nature, and works of art can provide novel insights to scientists.
Only our age of extreme division of labor brought about a separation between science and art.Submit
: Your art in any medium, painting, sculpture, ceramic, jewelry, fabric, video (2 min max), installation...
Images must be in jpg format (max. 10mb 4000 pixels longest side) & include title_dimensions.Submit
: A writing piece (50 words or less) optionalSubmit
: A short one sentence description of each piece. PrizesFirst Prize
$50 and a certificate signed by the Judge.Second Prize
$25 gift certificate usable in the gallery and a certificate signed by the Judge.Special Mention
$10 gift certificate usable in the gallery and a certificate signed by the Judge.Gallery Pick
$25 gift certificate for display fee in future show.Rules for SubmissionEligibility
: InternationalDeadline for Submissions
: July 15th, 2015Email Submissions with title of the show in subject line to
: firstname.lastname@example.orgSubmission Fee
: None, display fee on acceptance.Notification of Acceptance via email
: July 16th, 2015Size of Artwork
: Artwork size may not exceed 36 x 36" x 18" for each piece.
Contact us for any oversized artwork submissions. Display Fee
*: Due by July 25, 2015
Upon acceptance you will be expected to pay a display fee* at the rate of $25 per painting or $60 for 3 paintings. Contact gallery for pricing on over-sized pieces.
You will receive invites, webpage, inclusion in press releases & a page in our art book (available for purchase).
You will pay 30% on your sales as commission to the gallery.Drop Off/Receipt of Work
: August 11th August 15th
You are responsible for dropping off your artwork, ready for hanging (wired). If you are outside of Chicago, you are responsible for shipping, insuring the package, requesting a delivery signature and for a reusable package plus a return shipping label. Please package fragile items properly in oversize boxes to prevent damage by shipping carriers. We will refuse delivery of items damaged by the carrier. Shipments via FedEx should be standard overnight, or ground, do not send priority overnight or 1st overnight. Do not send as home delivery, check business, or leave it blank. Use your own address & name as return shipper.Pick up/Return Shipping Date
: October 1st - October 8th
Artwork which is not picked up within 30 days becomes the property of the gallery.Insurance
: 100% Insurance of your work on our premises at the fair value you declare. You are responsible for insuring artwork in transit. Artwork will not be insured after October 8th.
*Display fee is non-refundable.