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Call For Artists: The Art of the Garden Exhibit

April 19 Submissions due. May 8 Notification sent to artists. May 23 Deadline to deliver artwork June 11 Artists' Reception 3- 4:30 pm. September 14-15 Pickup artwork 10 am-4 pm.

April 19, 2017 to September 15, 2017
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

CALL FOR ARTISTS
THE ART OF THE GARDEN EXHIBITION
June 11-September 13, 2017
The Lazarus Gallery at United Hebrew of New Rochelle
SCHEDULE

April 19 Submissions due.
May 8 Notification sent to artists.
May 23 Deadline to deliver artwork
June 11 Artists' Reception 3- 4:30 pm.
September 14-15 Pickup artwork 10 am-4 pm.


The Lazarus Gallery at United Hebrew of New Rochelle 391 Pelham Road, New Rochelle, NY, looks forward to presenting the
Art Of The Garden Exhibition. The exhibit will be on display June 11-September 13, 2017 with the opening reception held on Sunday, June 11, 2017 from 3 to 4:30 PM.
This exhibition will feature floral and foliage images which can include butterflies, bees, dragon flies, birds, bird cages, birdbaths, bonnets, moss and people frolicking in a garden as objects of enjoyment and visual pleasure
The exhibit hopes to bring the outside garden into the gallery by assembling a bouquet of artwork in various mediums illustrating the appeal of the garden throughout time.
 
Robin Zane, Curator of the Lazarus Gallery, and Jodi Moise, Curator, Art Program and Collection at Montefiore Medical Center will jury this show.
CRITERIA
Artists may submit original 2-and 3-dimensional work in a variety of mediums. Entries can include fiber art, found objects, ceramics, sculpture, paintings, works on paper, photography (including nostalgia), mixed mediums, and installations. The wall hung work should not exceed 48 x 66", with a maximum hanging weight of 75 lbs. and 3D works or sculptures over 50 lbs must be set up by the artist and be safe for viewing.  Works can be representational or cutting edge. We look for work that is inspiring, engaging, humorous, provokes memories and triggers connection.  The audience primarily consists of senior residents, their families and staff.  Works should be visually pleasing, however no sexual, political or macabre images will be considered.
IMAGE REQUIREMENTS
Artists may submit up to 6 images. All work must be submitted via high-res in 300 dpi format and appear in the correct orientation.  Send images to artofthegardenexhibit@gmail.com. All work must be ready for easy installation by the gallery with clear instructions for hanging.
SUBMISSION MATERIAL DEADLINE
Deadline for submissions is April 19, 2017.
Artists must complete a submission form (attached), bio, and statement.  Each work must have a label attached on the back containing the following information: artist's name, title, medium, dimensions, date, and sale price.  If submitting by US Postal Service, label your CD with your contact information including an email address and send to Linda Forman,United Hebrew, 391 Pelham Road, New Rochelle, NY 10805.
http://files.constantcontact.com/797aa07e001/1679e204-a183-4691-95a7-23baaca673fb.pdf

DELIVERY. INSURANCE. RETURN of ARTWORK
Artists are responsible for round-trip shipping and all related costs including packing and insurance. All shipments must include a prepaid return-shipping label and be shipped in a container appropriate for re-use.
United Hebrew will use all due care in the handling of artwork while on the premises but artists are responsible to insure his/her own work for the duration of the exhibition.
PROMOTION AND SALES
United Hebrew reserves the right to use images of the artworks for educational and promotional purposes.
All work submitted must be available for the duration of the exhibit.
United Hebrew will retain a 30% commission on all sales made as a result of the exhibition.
INFORMATION
For questions or additional information email: artofthegardenexhibit@gmail.com or contact Linda Forman, lforman@uhgc.org at United Hebrew or 632-2804 ext. 1224.
Thank you for your submissions.
 

 

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