Wednesday, May 2, 2012
SlowArt/Direct Art - Surreal Visions CFE
Deadline June 30, 2012
SlowArt Productions presents the thematic exhibition: Surreal Visions. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery from September 8 - October 7, 2012. This exhibition is open to all interpretations of the concept, Surreal Visions. Included are all forms of surreal and visionary figurative art. All interpretations of the theme "Surreal Visions" will be reviewed and considered.
ELIGIBILITY AND RESTRICTIONS: The competition is open to all artists, national and international, working in all media. All forms of painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, graphics, digital and installation art, video, etc. are eligible. Entrants must be 18 years of age or older to apply. Wall mounted works must not be taller than 72" no wider than 120". Sculptural work must fit through a 36" wide entry door.
EXHIBITION AND AWARDS: Winning artists will be featured in a group exhibition at the Limner Gallery, September 8 - October 7, 2012. The exhibition will also be displayed on the Limner Gallery web site. One artist will be awarded a two page display in Direct Art Volume #20, Fall 2013 issue. Two artists will be awarded a single page display. Direct Art is distributed to bookstores across the USA including Borders and Barnes and Noble. For more information on Direct Art view: http://www.slowart.com/about.htm
ENTRY FEES: There is a $35.00 entry fee for one to four artworks entered, presentation is by digital JPG image files. There is a $5.00 fee for each additional artwork above four. Details of 2D artwork count as an additional artwork. Sculptors may provide one additional view per artwork without cost. Artists accepted to exhibit will not be charged additional fees of any kind. Payments by credit card at time of entry using PayPal, or check or money order payable to SlowArt Productions.
NOTIFICATION: Artists will be notified of acceptance or non-acceptance no later than July 30, 2012. Results will be posted on or before this date at: http://www.slowart.com/results. Notification will be made via email and by posting on the results page. All artists who provide a working email address will be notified via email, if no email is provided, artists will be notified via postal mail only if accepted to exhibit. Type your email address clearly, if a mistake is made you will not be notified.
DEADLINE: The final entry deadline is June 30, 2012. Entries must be submitted via email or postmarked by this date.