This is a national call for artists, open to all, at any stage in their professional careers. Artists may submit up to 3 images for consideration.
“We've Got Personality” – an exhibit of Art Quilts inspired by portraits.
Get creative, consider a self-portrait, family portraits, a friend’s portrait, and of course animal
and pet portraits.
MEDIUM: Art Quilts
SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS: See below
METHOD OF SELECTION: Uploaded digital images only (no disks, slides or photographs)
Please see loan agreement (http://thebrush.org/PDF/LOAN_AGREEMENTweb.pdf) for detailed information regarding shipping, photo reproduction, insurance, sales, and commission.
Mary Walter (Guest Curator): Quilter, Quilting Instructor,Curator, Member -- National Association of Certified Quilt Judges, Recipient of the Commonwealth Award for Excellence in Art
Sandy Donabed: Quilter,Quilting Instructor,Lecturer;BFA Design, Syracuse University College of Visual Arts, Syracuse NY; MS Art Ed, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
Exhibit Sponsor : Quilters Connection Quilt Guild, www.quiltersconnection.org
COMMISSION: 40%, 30% for current Brush members
ENTRY FEE: $25.00. Up to 3 entries, 2 views each (1 full, 1 detail)
PRIZE: Best in Show and the Juror's Award will each receive a $100 cash prize.
The Brush Art Gallery & Studios
256 Market Street
Lowell, MA 01852
|Exhibition Dates||August 1 to September 14, 2019|
|Entry Deadline||June 14, 11:59 pm (on-line only)|
|Notification of Jury Decision||No later than June 30|
|Hand delivery of accepted work||No later than July 20, 4:00 pm|
|Shipped delivery of accepted work||No later than July 20, 4:00 pm|
|Exhibit Preview and Quilting Demonstration||Thursday, August 1|
|Exhibition opens to public||Saturday, August 3|
|Artists’ Reception||Saturday, August 10, 2 - 4 pm|
|Exhibition closes||September 14 at 4:00 pm|
|Unsold work picked up||Sun, Sept 15 & Mon, Sept 16, 12 - 4 pm|
|Work shipped back to out of state artists||Week of Sept 23|
SUBMISSION PROCEDURE/REQUIREMENTS: Artists may submit up to three entries (two views each for a total of 6 images). A $25 non-refundable entry fee paid via PayPal or check. You will receive an e-mailed confirmation/invoice with instructions on how to pay this entry fee.