Brooklyn Artists Gym is seeking visual art submissions that include wax as a primary medium. Paintings, installation, sculpture, photography, and works on paper are considered provided wax is an integral and essential component of the piece. Entries are not limited to encaustic work.

Please include a brief statement (one or two paragraphs) describing your work and how wax plays a part in it, or describing how wax is important to the process and/or the finished work.

Open call for wax based artworks
2D /3D work no larger than 8’ in direction
Submission deadline: Monday, April 9th 2012 (email an Open Call Submission Package with-3 jpeg images and brief, one paragraph, artist statement to show@brooklynartistsgym.com)
Accepted artwork must arrive at The Gallery at BAG no later than Wednesday, May 9th at 6:00 p.m.
An opening reception will be held on Saturday, May 19th from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Open call submission package can be found at http://www.brooklynartistsgym.com/brooklyn-art-events/open-calls/