Bound
Description

'Bound' -- We are seeking multiple expressions of Bound, which can range from literal to poetic, abstract to representational, and psychological to social & political commentary. Show work that explores the concepts of bound and borders--be they internal, external, constructed, imagined, imposed, or embraced and how boundaries define and shape our identities, relationships, ideas and politics. Artists are encouraged to interpret this theme broadly; submit works that have resonance and meaning to you.

JUROR: Cora Rosevear, Curator, Painting and Sculpture Department, Museum of Modern Art, NY.

EXHIBITION VENUE:
Phoenix Gallery
210 Eleventh Avenue @25th Street, Suite 902
New York, New York 10001
212-226-8711

DATES OF EXHIBITION
January 30 to February 23, 2013

ARTIST RECEPTION
Saturday, February 16th, 2013, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.

ELIGIBILITY
Open to all self-identified women artists in the USA.

SUBMISSIONS
Artists may submit up to three works per entry. All media is accepted except giclees of original work.

ENTRY FEES
Payment of $35 per entry for WCA members, $45 for Non-members through PayPal.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION
Must complete submission by Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 11:59 PM in your time zone.

SALES OF ART
A 25% commission will go to the Phoenix Gallery and a 15% will go to WCA, 60% will to go the artist. All works sold must remain in the gallery for the duration of the exhibition.

DELIVERY OF ARTWORK
SHIPPED artwork should arrive at the Phoenix Gallery Tuesday to Friday, January 22-25, 2013. HAND-DELIVERED work can be brought to the Gallery Tuesday to Saturday, January 22-26, 2013 from 11:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. only.

Shipped works will be boxed and returned on Tuesday, February 26th. Hand delivered works must be picked up by noon on February 26, 2013.

INSURANCE & LIABILITY
All exhibited works must be self-insured by the artist during shipping or delivery. The Gallery carries only fire and liability insurance and cannot be liable for any theft or damage to works of art. All exhibited works must be self-insured by the artist.

AGREEMENT & RELEASE
By submitting this application the Artist confirms they read and agree to the conditions set forth in this prospectus for Bound. Permission is granted to WCA and the Phoenix Gallery to use images of artwork accepted into the exhibition for publicity purposes. One or more artworks may be chosen for the cover design of invitation for the exhibition. They also may be featured on www.nationalwca.org. Artists agree to allow reproduction of their digital files and/or photographs taken of their art for educational, publicity, and archival purposes. The Artist hereby releases and discharges representatives, employees and volunteers of National Women's Caucus for Art and the Phoenix Gallery from any and all claims occasioned by loss or damages of said work while in the possession of the Phoenix Gallery.


ABOUT WOMEN'S CAUCUS FOR ART (WCA)
WCA was founded in 1972 in connection with the College Art Association (CAA). WCA is a national member organization unique in its multidisciplinary, multicultural membership of artists, art historians, students, educators, and museum professionals.

The mission of WCA is to create community through art, education and social activism. WCA is committed to recognizing the contribution of women in the arts, providing women with leadership opportunities and professional development, expanding networking and exhibition opportunities for women, supporting local, national and global art activism and advocating for equity in the arts for all.

To join WCA, visit www.nationalwca.org.

QUESTIONS?
Email wcaartists@gmail.com

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