A CALL TO ARTISTS -- NOW CLOSED
Guild for Art & Literature (GAL) of Coconut Creek is seeking entries from established and emerging artists for our show Art & Community.
The show will hang from September 9, 2019 through October 25, 2019, in the Upstairs Gallery at Coconut Creek Community Center, 1100 Lyons Rd, Coconut Creek, FL, 33063.
GAL show: Art & Community
Deadline for entries: Monday, August 26, 2019 by 5:00 pm
Notification: Sunday, September 1, 2019
Exhibition run: September 9, 2019 through October 25, 2019
Intake: Thursday, September 5, 2019, between 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Pickup: Thursday, October 24, 2019, between 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Work must be original in concept, design and execution. Works will be selected based on originality, creativity, workmanship and artistic distinction.
This is an open call to all artists with 2-D works. The medium is open, including but not limited to photography, painting, drawing, printmaking, paper art, fiber art, wood, metal, glass or mixed media. Works should not exceed 36” in either direction or 25 lbs. in weight. Works may extend a few inches in depth off the surface, but must not extend beyond size requirements horizontally or vertically. NO NUDES will be accepted.
All work(s) must be submitted as 300 dpi jpegs by clicking the form below. Artists may submit up to three (3) different works for consideration that they personally have created. Submit one (1) jpeg of each piece of artwork and use the entry form below. Please save/send your images/jpegs with Artist’s Name and Title. Example: Joan Smith Native Sound
Deadline for submission is Monday, August 26, 2019 by 5:00 pm.
Accepted artists will be notified by Sunday, September 1, 2019. Accepted works may be used for marketing purposes. The GAL committee has final decision on acceptance of work. Selection will be based upon creativity, originality, workmanship as well as space availability.
Accepted works should be delivered to Upstairs Gallery at Coconut Creek Community Center on Thursday, September 5, 2019, between 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm. All work must be wired and ready to hang.
PICK UP OF WORK
The artist should collect all artwork on Thursday, October 24, 2019, between 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm. A friend may pick up your artwork with the paperwork. If other provisions are desired prior arrangements should be made in advance. Works not collected will be considered donations and may be sold to benefit GAL.
Every care will be exercised in handling of all works submitted. However, by entering the show you hereby release the GAL any responsibility for loss, claims or damages resulting from this exhibition.
Our sole purpose to foster, encourage, and facilitate interest in the arts. We are a non-profit, tax-exempt organization based in Coconut Creek, Florida.