Call for Submissions: Emerging Artists 2010

Eighteenth Annual Awards Exhibition

SlowArt Productions presents Emerging Artists 2010, the eighteenth annual competition for group exhibition, and awards. Open to all artists working in any media this event is devoted to the discovery, introduction and promotion of emerging artists.

Art Exhibition previously on at Limner Gallery in United States.
From Wednesday 09 September 2009 to Monday 30 November 2009

Some work from the 2008 show above image

Published by anonymous on Wednesday 09 September 2009.
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EMERGING ARTISTS AWARDS

Cash Award: A $1000 grand prize cash award will be presented to one artist.

Publication Awards: One artist will be awarded a two page display in 2010 edition of Direct Art Magazine.

Two artists will be awarded one page display pages in the 2010 edition of Direct Art Magazine.

Gallery Exhibition: A group exhibition of the artist winners will be held at the Limner Gallery, March 5 – 27, 2010.

Internet Exhibition: The exhibition will also be featured on the Limner Gallery web site.

ENTRY INFORMATION

ELIGIBILITY: The competition is open to all artists, national and international, working in all media. All forms of painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, graphics, digital and installation art are eligible. Entrants must be 18 years of age or older to apply.

RESTRICTIONS: Wall mounted works must not be taller than 96" no wider than 120". Sculptural work must fit through a standard height, 36"wide entry door.

IMAGE PRESENTATION: Artwork submitted may be represented either by digital image files, prints up to 8.5″ × 11″ in size, or 35mm slides. Prints may be any format, photographic, laser, ink jet are all acceptable. Each slide or print must numbered and labeled with artists name, title of work, media, and dimensions of work. List the same information on the entry form image list.
Digital Specs: Digital image files may be submitted on PC platform CD, DVD or 100mb Zip disc, TIF or JPG format are acceptable. No files larger than 15MB please. Include a reference sheet with prints representing the images on the disc. Next to each print write the artist, title, media, dimensions and file name. Write the file name on the corresponding entry form image list. View the presentation page for more details.

RETURN OF MATERIALS: Self-Addressed-Stamped-Envelope (SASE) must be included with sufficient postage for the return of materials. Artists outside the US may include international reply coupons instead of stamps, or may add return postage cost to their entry fee at a rate of $1.00US per ounce of mail. Ensure that your materials fit easily inside your return envelope and you have enough postage, review the SASE postage rate sheet for details.

NOTIFICATION: Artists will be notified of acceptance or non-acceptance no later than December 31, 2009. Results will be posted on or before this date at: http://www.slowart.com/results. Notification will be made by mail using the SASE provided by the artist. Artists who do not want their slide or print materials returned must still provide a self addressed stamped #10 (letter size) envelope to receive mail notification. All artists who provide a working email address will also be notified via email, if no email or return envelope is provided, artists will only be notified if accepted. View the notification page for more details.

ENTRY FEE: There is a $35 entry fee for up to four slides, prints or digital image files; $5 for each additional. Make your check or money order in US funds, drawn on a US Bank, payable to SlowArt Productions. Artists who wish to pay by credit card may use PayPal. [Use this link for credit card payment] Print the PayPal receipt/transaction page and include with your entry.

COMMISSION: There will be a 30% commission on any sales made during the exhibition.

DEADLINE: The final postmarked deadline is November 30, 2009. Winners will be notified by December 31.