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Description

BAYcentric

Culture People Place Experience

BayCentric explores the complex interaction of culture, language, history, industry and geography that make the San Francisco Bay Area a hotbed for artistic expression. Subject matter will portray the experience of the Bay Area figuratively or abstractly.

ELIGIBILITY

Open to all media except installation.

EXHIBITION DATES

August 1st-28th, 2014

OPENING RECEPTION

First Friday, August 1st, 20145:30 PM – 8:00 PM

SUBMISSION DEADLINE

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

AWARDS

1st: $250 2nd: $125 3rd: $75, 3 Honorable Mentions

JUROR

Donna Napper

HAND DELIVER ACCEPTED WORK

Friday & Saturday, July 25th and 26th, 2014, 10 AM – 4 PM. All work must be hand-delivered to PAL. No shipped work will be accepted.

PICK-UP WORK

Friday & Saturday, August 29-30, 10 AM–4 PM

SUBMISSION PROCESS

Submit your artwork electronically at www.OnlineJuriedShows.com. Format images in TIFF, BMP, JPG, or PNG, no less than 800 pixels long.

A tutorial on how to submit is available on the How OJS Works page.

ENTRY FEE AND PAYMENT 

Members: $25 for 2 entries, $5 for each additional entry. Non-members: $35 for 2 entries, $10 for each additional entry.

SELECTION NOTIFICATION

Wednesday, July 16th by email. Award winners are announced at First Friday, August 1st event.

EXHIBITION GUIDELINES

Open to all artists in the pacific region

- All work must be original and not previously exhibited at Pacific Art League.
- All work must be ready to hang with proper hanging device.
- All work must be for sale. Members receive 70% commission. Non-members receive 60%.
- Size of work limited to 40” on longest side, including frame.
- All work must be labeled on the front and back with artist’s name, title, medium, size and price.

ABOUT THE JUROR

 

Donna Napper has worked in the contemporary art profession for nearly twelve years including seven as owner of den contemporary, a Los Angeles gallery she opened in 2004. The gallery featured emerging to midcareer artists who are based all across the globe, and often presented artists’ Los Angeles and United States-debut exhibitions. Donna served on numerous committees and panels for the Los Angeles art community, among them Executive Committee Member of ArtTable, a national organization for women leaders in the visual arts, and Founding Member and Publicity Chair for the Contemporary Craft Council at the Craft and Folk Art Museum. Before closing the gallery to move to the Bay Area, Donna organized BOOM 2012, an exhibition featuring 90 artists from ten Southern California graduate programs. In November 2012, she assumed the Curator position at the ICA. Recently she served as juror and panelist for several Bay Area venues such as Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Root Division, Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, and Silicon Valley Arts Council.

Categories
Oil
Watercolor
Acrylic
Pastel
Pen and Ink
Graphite
Color Pencil
Charcoal
Traditional Photography
Digital Photography
Jewelry
New Media
Digital Art
Printmaking (hand pulled)
Sculpture
Other
Ceramics
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