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Womens Works 2014
PO Box 597
Crystal Lake, IL 60039

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Call Type: Exhibitions
Eligibility: International
State: Illinois
Event Dates: 3/13/14 - 4/27/14
Entry Deadline: 1/20/14
Application Closed
Images - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 3
Total Media - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 3
Entry Fee (Northwest Area Arts Council: Womens Work 2014): $30.00
Media Fee (per sample over minimum):$5.00

The 27th Exhibit takes place at the Old Court House Arts Center on the Historic Town Square in Woodstock, Illinois. The strength of the show is in you and your participation. We encourage you to submit your work for consideration. Women’s Works has become a much anticipated area event. The show enjoys excellent media coverage and exposure. Along with the Opening Reception, other events are held at The Old Court House Arts Center during the exhibition to encourage attendance. As always, running concurrently with this show is the Seventeenth Annual Little Women’s Works featuring (and nurturing) the artistic achievements of young women. Information on that event is available also. Please visit the websites as indicated below. ELIGIBILITY of ARTISTS AND ARTWORK: Women artists 18 or older may submit any original work, completed in the last two years (from January 2012 through January 2014). No previously accepted works will be accepted for jurying Women’s Works 2014. If your work is collaborative (created by more than one artist) please contact us so that we can make sure all information is collected. The naac board has sole discretion in these matters and can be reached at All work must be for sale. All works must be available through the entire run of the show. Gallery size limitation of work is eight (8) feet in any single dimension and 50 lbs. If you work exceeds these limitations you will need to contact us at: AWARDS: Cash prizes totaling more than $1500.00 will be awarded. JURYING FEE: $30.00 for one image, $35 for two images, $40.00 if you are submitting up to three works (There is a $10.00 discount for current NAAC Members, applicants to Real People 2013, and qualified students with coupon code). No additional Entry Fee upon Acceptance. ENTRY DEADLINE: Final deadline for Women's Works 2014 is January 19, 2014 11:59pm Mountain Time. NO EXCEPTIONS. NAAC is not responsible for incomplete entries and/or payments not received by the due date, so we encourage artists to enter early. All Notices will be e-mailed the first/second week of February 2014, however, should the jury complete their task before the first week in February, we will send out e-mail notices at that time. • DETAILED INSTRUCTIONS for delivery of works will be emailed to accepted artists through the CAFE email system. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: All entries must include the following information: 1. Artist’s name – as you wish it to be written on the gallery tags and in the program (case-sensitive, so be sure your CAPS LOCK is off and you capitalize letters accordingly). 2. Title of the each piece of artwork – again, as you wish it to be written on the gallery tags and in the program (case-sensitive, so be sure your CAPS LOCK is off and you capitalize letters accordingly). 3. Price of each piece of artwork – the price you tell us must include the 30% commission. We print the prices you send us and the commission is taken out of that price. While there is no price limit, there is a limitation on our liability of $5000 for any single piece. 4. Materials list – materials used to create your artwork 5. Up to 3 digital images in .jpg format only - Read “SUBMITTING IMAGES FOR JURYING” below, for necessary image requirements before submitting. 6. Artist’s statement and/or bio and/or description of piece, the inspiration, etc. UP TO, but not more than one-hundred and fifty words maximum. 7. Additionally – the entry fee for each artist must be paid-in-full before the deadline to ensure their images will be evaluated by the jury. Payments must be made through CaFÉ, or by sending your check payment to NAAC – P.O. Box 597, Crystal Lake, IL 60039. Please make check payable to "NAAC." SUBMITTING IMAGES FOR JURYING: • Each entrant may submit up to three digital images of up to three works for jurying. • Each work must be represented by only one image (no detail views or duplicates). • Maximum 3 images per artist – Note: A maximum of two works per artist may be accepted by the jury to this show, so again please be sure all three of your works will be available for the duration of the show and not committed to other events or buyers. • If you are submitting a piece involving video, please contact the show committee at for further instruction. IMPORTANT DATES: • January 19th, 2014 11:59p Central Time – FINAL Entry Deadline (images and payments must be received by this date) • First week February 2014– All notifications will be e-mailed. • Last week of February 2014 - All work must be at the gallery for set-up • March 13th, 2014 - 11am - Exhibition Opens • April 27th, 2014 - 5pm - Exhibition Closes. (Unsold work will be repacked and returned to artists during the first half of May.) • Opening Reception March 22nd: 6-7 for Artists - 7-9 for general public

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