PAWTUCKET FOUNDATION PRIZE JURIED EXHIBITION
Call for Entries: Deadline April 16th, 2015
$1,000 PAWTUCKET FOUNDATION PRIZE
$250 Pawtucket Arts Collaborative Prize
May 7th – June 11th, 2015
Jurors: Ida Schmulowitz, painter, collector & John Reidel, painter, collector
This Juried Exhibition is open to all artists. ALL MEDIA, 2D and 3D, are eligible, including installation pieces. Original work only. Installation ready.
NEW THIS YEAR:
All entries must be submitted ON LINE by midnight Thursday April 16th, 2015.
All accepted work must be hand-delivered to the gallery on May 1st or 2nd, 2015. No shipped entries.
APPLICATION FEE: $25 for one digital entry/ $40 for two. May be submitted via Paypal , or via check to Pawtucket Arts Collaborative ( Checks must be postmarked by April 11th). All fees must be received by deadline for work to be considered eligible.
LIMITATIONS: Two Entries per artist. All entries must weigh less than 150 lbs and fit through standard sized door frames. Maximum frame size: 60” in either
direction. Clips and loop hooks are not acceptable. White or neutral mats please. PAC has five pedestals for 3D work; artists may need to supply their own pedestals. Work must be hand-delivered and not shipped. The Pawtucket Arts Collaborative reserves the right to reject work that is deemed unstable, that differs from the submitted digital image or that is not professionally
ENTRY PROCEDURE: Follow this link to submit online entry form. http://www.pawtucketartscollaborative.org/call-to-artists/
Digital image – show only the image, no frame or mat – Images should be as large as possible but no larger than 1280 pixels on the longest side, type jpg
– set to the highest quality. The color space should be set to sRGB. DPI is only relevant for output purposes and does not effect the stored size of the
image. It can be set to any number, but if you must specify something go with 72 dpi.
Artist Statement- one paragraph describing your technique or concept of your piece.
ALL ENTRIES MUST BE SUBMITTED NO LATER THAN MIDNIGHT ON THURSDAY APRIL 16TH. Accepted and declined work will be notified by April 25th. Deliveries of accepted work to the gallery will be on Friday/Saturday May 1, 2.
ACCEPTANCE & LIABILITY:
All artists whose work is selected for exhibition will receive instructions for hand-delivery in the Acceptance email. Accepted artists will be asked to participate in a gallery talk about their work the night of the opening reception.
While the utmost care is taken in handling works of art, PAC representatives and those of Lorraine Mill will not be responsible for damage or loss, whatever the cause. As such, all artists release PAC representatives and Lorraine Mill from all liability. If desired, artists should procure their own insurance. Submitting a work of art to this exhibition shall constitute an agreement on
the part of the artists to comply fully with the conditions and terms set forth in this prospectus as well as in the acceptance form and PAC policies/procedures. All documents may be found at www.pawtucketartscollaborative.org/
A commission of 30% will be taken by the Pawtucket Arts Collaborative for any work sold during the exhibit. No POR (price on request). Your social security number will be requested if you win an award in accordance with Internal Revenue Service requirements. No work received for exhibition may be removed prior to the end of the exhibition. Copies of artist’s statement and bio are
given with every sale and both are available in a binder for the interest and information of the visitors. Consider this when preparing them.
DIRECT QUESTIONS TO: email@example.com or Pawtucketacgallery@gmail.com
Information also available on www.pawtucketartscollaborative.org
ENTRY CHECKLIST & Exhibition Calendar:
April 16 – Deadline for online application
April 25 – Accepted and declined entries notified by email
May 1,2 – Delivery of accepted work Friday 4 – 6 pm; Saturday 10 – noon.
May 7 – Opening reception 5:00 – 7:00. Prizes awarded. A number of artists will talk about their work
June 12/13 – pick up work
Pawtucket Arts Collaborative, Mill Gallery
560 Mineral Spring Avenue, 1st floor
Pawtucket, Rhode Island