Come In From the Cold
Exhibition Dates: December 3 – 28, 2014
Deadline to enter: Wednesday, October 15, 2014, 6:00 pm
ELIGIBILITY: Open to all artists age 18 and over residing within 75 miles of Washington, DC, other than current Foundry members. Artwork must be hand-delivered. Shipments cannot be accepted.
All original 2D/3D fine art that has been completed within the past three years is eligible. All media and styles will be considered except videos. Work should respond to the theme of winter in the mid-Atlantic region. Artwork may not measure more than 36″ x 48″ or weigh more than 50 pounds. Two-dimensional work must be suitably prepared for hanging with wire. Works on paper must be framed behind glass or Plexiglas. Three-dimensional work must be suitable for display on the floor or on a pedestal provided by the artist. Work that is found to be too difficult to install and work that differs substantially from the image submitted in the entry will not be included.
All work must be for sale. The gallery retains a 30% commission. Work may not be removed before the show ends.
ENTRY METHOD: Jurying will be from digital images. Each artist may submit one or two images each of up to five pieces of work. Entry fee is $35 per artist regardless of the number of pieces submitted. Entry fees are not refundable.
Images must be at lest 300 dpi and must be formatted as JPEGS. File names should be the artist’s last name_first initial_key word from the title_image number from the entry form. For example, Carol Smith’s third piece, titled “Stories of Winter,” would be identified as Smith_C_Stories_3.jpg.
LIABILITY: Reasonable care will be taken to ensure the safety of all artwork. However, Foundry Gallery will be not liable for any damage or loss during the delivery, exhibition or removal of artwork.
DELIVERY AND RETURN OF WORK: Accepted work must be delivered and picked up according to the following schedule. Please do not enter the show unless your personal schedule can accommodate these dates.
Delivery: Accepted work must be delivered in person to the gallery on Monday, December 1 between 1:00 and 6:00 pm.
Pick-up: Unsold work must be picked up in person on Monday, December 29 between 1:00 and 6:00 pm.
OPENING RECEPTION: Foundry Gallery will host an opening reception on Friday, December 5 from 6 – 8 pm and will provide food and drink. Accepted artists are encouraged to be present to speak with those in attendance.
TO ENTER: Please attach your images and the Entry Form and email to firstname.lastname@example.org. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD ENTRY FORM. If you have difficulty sending all images attached to one email, you may send them in more than one transmission.
If you are paying by credit card, include your credit card information on the Entry Form. If you wish to pay the entry fee by check or money order, please check that box on your Entry Form and mail your payment to Foundry Gallery, Attn: Juried Show, 1314-18th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20036. Entry form, images and payment must be received by Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 6:00 pm.
Submission of an entry constitutes the artist’s agreement to all terms and conditions described in this call to artists.