Call for Submissions | "Xposed - Naked and Not Afraid"

Date: Feb 18, 2020

Deadline: Mar 27, 2020 - 11:45 pm

CALL TO ARTISTS - “XPOSED - Naked and Not Afraid”: Second Annual Celebration and Exploration of the Human Figure, Sexuality & Identity”

We are looking for unique and expressive works of art that celebrates and explores the Human Figure, Human Sexuality & Identity. This is a Juried Exhibition.

All Entrants must be 18 years or older.

Call To Artists - February 15, 2020 to March 27, 2020.

Entry Deadline - March 27, 2020 - 11:59pm. MST

Exhibition Dates - April 18, 2020 to May 7th, 2020

Guidelines & Terms for Entry

Eligibility: International

Signed & dated entry form. Add additional pages for extra images.

Entry Fee - $ 25.00 CDN (non-refundable) for the first 3 works. $5.00 for every additional image. Sculptural pieces, 3 slides per image (max.). Please include a short description of the artwork.

Send images 72dpi. as jpeg or pdf, no larger than 1024 pixels on the longest side.

Payments are to be sent as an e-Transfer or PayPal to: knoxgalleryofart@gmail.com.

Accepted Media: Painting, Drawing, Photography, Sculpture, Fibre, Mixed Media Digital and Prints.

Maximum Size of Artwork: 5ft. x 8ft. for 2D works.  //  3ft. x 3ft x 8ft for 3D works.

Sale prices determined by the artist. All prices must include any applicable taxes.

The Knox Contemporary Gallery of Art will retain a 35% commission on any sales.

All the work must remain on display for the duration of the exhibition. Unsold works will be returned after the exhibition at artist’s expense.

All artwork must be professionally framed. Unframed artist profile canvases, 1.5 inches deep only will be allowed as long as edges are cleanly finished.

All artwork must be wired ready for hanging. No sawtooth or D-Hook hanging systems. Plexiglass must be used on any framed works unless hand delivered.

The gallery reserves the right not to exhibit any artwork that differs significantly from the image submitted or is not prepared properly for hanging/exhibiting.

Artists are responsible for all shipping arrangements and costs of their artwork to and from the gallery. All artwork shipped must be sent in reusable crates or cartons and must include prepaid return shipping label. Works without proper labels or reusable crates or cartons will not be returned. Artwork must NOT be packed with Styrofoam or plastic “peanuts” or any other loose packing materials. Any artwork that is packed with “peanuts” will be resealed immediately and not exhibited.

The gallery will not accept shipments that require payments for GST or Canada Customs Duty. Please check with an art broker or Canada Customs to advise for proper documentation for artwork from all out of country entrants.

Artists are responsible to ensure that their artwork is insured to and from the gallery and while at the gallery. The gallery will take every effort and precautions to handle the work in a safe manner but will not be held responsible for any loss or damages however caused.

We thank all the artists in advance for submitting their work. Only artists accepted to the exhibition will be notified via email.

Important Dates

  • Entry Deadline: March 27, 2020 - 11:59pm MST
  • Notification of acceptance: March 30, 2020
  • Deadline for shipped work to arrive: April 14, 2020
  • Deadline for hand delivered work: April 14, 2020
  • Exhibition Dates: April 18 to May 9th, 2020
  • Pick up of hand delivered work: May 10th, 2020, noon - 4:00pm.

KNOX CONTEMPORARY GALLERY OF ART
B03 - Main Floor
Eau Claire Market, 200 Barclay Parade SW,
Calgary, Alberta, Canada  T2P 4R5knoxgalleryofart@gmail.comwww.knoxgalleryofart.com
403-861-9961  

knoxgalleryofart@gmail.com
www.knoxgalleryofart.com