Good Afternoon! Our global 6x6x2014 show is coming up in June and we want Rhode Island to be a part of it. 6x6x2014 is a great opportunity for artists and art lovers of all ages to participate in a unique global exhibition! All mediums are encouraged and there is no entry fee! The deadline to submit is April 20. Help us spread the word to artists in your area! Thank you.
June 7 – July 13, 2014
Artwork Entries Due: April 20 or Postmarked by April 19
Global Online Preview Begins: May 23 at 10am
In Gallery Preview (no purchasing): June 2-6, 1-9pm
Opening Party & Artwork Sale: June 7, 6-10pm ($10), 7:30pm raffle for buyer position 1-20, 8:00pm purchasing open for all other buyers
Global Online Purchasing Begins: June 10 at 10am
Artwork Purchase Price: $20 each
Sold Out Artists’ Names Revealed Online: July 4
Purchased Artwork Pick-Up: July 13, 14 & 15, 12-6pm
Support Contemporary Art
Rochester Contemporary Art Center’s (RoCo), international small art phenomenon returns for the 7th year! Help us once again to build an incredible exhibition of thousands of artworks made and donated by celebrities, international & local artists, designers, college students, youths, and YOU.
Documentary about 6×6
Join Artists from Around the World
Each artwork must be 6×6 square inches (15cm) or mounted to a 6×6 board, signed only on the back, and exhibited anonymously. All entries will be accepted and exhibited in the gallery and online. All artworks will also be offered for sale to the public for $20 each to benefit RoCo. Artist names will be revealed to the buyer upon purchase and all artworks will remain on display through July 13, 2014. Sold Out artists’ names will be revealed next to their work online on July 4. Artists may enter up to 6 artworks of any medium (2D or 3D) and there is no fee to enter. Thank you for your participation!
6×6 Returns for the 7th Year
Last years exhibition included 6,000 artworks from 45 different countries and every US State! Past international artists contributors include Philip Glass, Jerry Uelsmann, Carl Chiarenza, Nathan Lyons, Joan Lyons, John Pfahl, Bill Viola, Dexter Dalwood, Wendell Castle, and many more. Past celebrity artists include Thich Nhat Hahn, Louise Slaughter, and Andrea Barrett among others.
Purchasing in the Gallery
On the opening night, June 7th at 7:30 a “Buyer’s Choice” raffle will be held for buyer position #1-20. Raffle tickets are $5 each and winners will be allowed to make their selections before other buyers. Any artwork may be purchased for $20. Buyers can pay an extra $8 ($15 for International) to have their purchase mailed to them. When a work is purchased, the buyer will receive a receipt revealing the artist’s name. The artwork will be marked as sold and will remain on display for the remainder of the exhibition. Buyers may pre-register for faster purchasing during preview hours: June 2-6, 1-9pm
Questions: For more information and an informative list of FAQ’s visit our website: www.roco6x6.org
Mail or deliver your artwork before April 20, 2014 (Postmarked April 19) to:
Rochester Contemporary Art Center
137 East Avenue
Rochester, NY 14604
Makers & Mentors
February 6 – March 16, 2014
First Friday: March 7, 6-10pm – 6×6 Party Month Kick-Off Event
Dirty Dozen: New Work by The Outlaw Printmakers
April 3 – May 11
Opening Reception and Print Fair: Thursday, April 3, 6-9pm
First Friday: April 4, 6-10pm
Artists Talk: Saturday, April 5 @ 1pm
Art of the Mix: April 15, 6-9pm
Annual Mixology Fundraiser (Call for tickets)
First Friday Print•a•Fair: May 2, 6-10pm
June 7 – July 13, 2014
6x6x2014 Dates Announced!
Artworks Due: Sat. April 20th, 2014 (Postmarked: April 19th)
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