Waterloo Arts invites members and non-members to submit artwork for the 2015 Waterloo Arts Juried and Members Exhibition. This is a unique opportunity for artists to exhibit work and receive substantial exposure during the district’s largest community event welcoming more than 5,000 attendees. For the first time in 2015, Waterloo Arts is combining the annual Members Exhibit with their National Juried Exhibit. Over 30 selected works will be exhibited in the Waterloo Arts Gallery and a top prize of $1,000 to be awarded. All selection and cash awards will be made at the discretion of the jurors and will be final.
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AWARDS: Best of Show: $1,000 Second Best of Show: $500 Best of Waterloo Arts Member Award: $250 Honorable Mentions: $50
ο April 5, 2015: Deadline for Entry
ο May 1, 2015: Notification of juror’s selections
ο May 15, 2015: Shipping and drop off deadline
ο June 5, 2015: Exhibition Opening Reception and Walk All Over Waterloo
ο June 27, 2015: Waterloo Arts Fest
ο July 17, 2015: Exhibition Closing
ο Artists must be at least 18 years of age and reside in the US or Canada
ο Artist may submit up to three (3) pieces of original art in any two-dimensional or three-dimensional media
ο Time based, electronic media, performance art, and installations will NOT be accepted.
ο Work exceeding 36 inches in any dimension may be excluded due to space restrictions. Work may not exceed seventy pounds in weight.
ο All work must have been executed within the last 5 years and not been shown previously at Waterloo Arts
ο Entries must remain in the gallery for the duration of the exhibition.
ο Artists must grant permission for Waterloo Arts to use their images and information in promotional materials
FEES: $20: 2015 Waterloo Arts Members $30: Non Members
Artists may submit up to three pieces. Artists who have already paid their 2015 Membership will receive a refund of $10 after submitting and paying the entry fee through Paypal. Artists who wish to become 2015 Waterloo Arts Member need only pay the $30 entry fee. For more information on Membership Fees and Benefits please see http://waterlooarts.org/about/membership/
ENTRY PROCESS: All entries must be submitted electronically through Entrythingy.com. Entry fees will be made through PayPal during the submission process. Use of Entrythingy tool for submission purposes is free to the artists.
For additional information about 2015 Waterloo Arts Fest Juried and Members Exhibition email artemis dot curating at icloud dot com