This is a national call for artists, at any stage in their professional careers. Artists may submit up to 3 images for consideration.
"The Lure of Smoke". Submitted images can be inspired by lingering, drifting, swirling, smoke rings, and smoky atmosphere. Celebrities were often seen smoking on the silver screen. It's reflected in many cultures around the world. American Indians smoked ceremonial pipes. Aboriginal Australians used smoking ceremonies to ward off bad spirits. Submit your images related to and inspired by anything related to smoke, incense and more...
Works in the following categories will be accepted for review – photography and printmaking (examples: traditional or digital photography, monoprint, etching, mezzotint, aquatint, engraving, dry point, screen print, collagraph)
METHOD OF SELECTION: Uploaded digital images only (no disks, slides or photographs)
AWARDS: $200 in awards will be given out at the artist reception.
COMMISSION: 30% for current Brush members and 40% for non-members
ENTRY FEE: $25.00. Up to 3 entries, (2 views: 1 full and 1 detail)
The Brush Art Gallery & Studios
256 Market Street
Lowell, MA 01852
|Submission period||July 29 – August 30, 2019|
|Entry Deadline||Friday, August 30, 2019 , 11:59 pm (on-line only)|
|Notification of Jury Decision||No later than by Sept 7, 2019|
|Hand delivery of accepted work||By Tue, Sept 17, 2019 12-4 p.m.|
|Shipping of accepted out-of-state work||Before Sept 13, 2019|
|Exhibition opens to public||Tuesday, Sept 24, 2019|
|Artists’ Reception||Sunday, Oct 5, 2019 2 -4 p.m.|
|Exhibition closes||Saturday, Nov 2, 2019|
|Unsold work picked up||Sun Nov 3 and Nov 4, 12-4 p.m.|
|Work shipped back to out-of-state artists||Week of Nov 4, 2019|
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.