Call Detail
Black Lives Matter Art Exhibition
MCLA Gallery 51
51 Main Street
North Adams, MA 01247

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Call Type: Exhibitions
Eligibility: National
State: Massachusetts
Event Dates: 2/4/16 - 2/28/16
Entry Deadline: 12/1/15
Application Closed
Images - Minimum: 3, Maximum: 5
Audio - Minimum: 0, Maximum: 5
Video - Minimum: 0, Maximum: 5
Total Media - Minimum: 3, Maximum: 5

Black Lives Matter:
A call to action and a response for how our lives have meaning and value.
What does #BLACKLIVESMATTER mean to you?
DEADLINE: December 1, 2015
EXHIBITION DATES: February 4 – February 28, 2016
LOCATION: MCLA Gallery 51, 51 Main Street, North Adams, MA 01247
CURATORS: Melanie Mowinski and Frances Jones-Sneed
Submission Link:
ENTRY DEADLINE: December 1, 2015
EXHIBITION STATEMENT: MCLA Gallery 51 is pleased to announce a call for entries for Black Lives Matter. This exhibition will examine how art can ignite conversation between artist and viewer, viewer and viewer and viewer and self.  It is open to artists working in all mediums, especially painting, printmaking, sculpture, artist books and installation that utilizes any of these techniques. Two-dimensional and three-dimensional based works will be accepted.
Artists are encouraged to explore from the literal to the conceptual underpinnings of Black Lives Matter and seeks to examine the impact of state and national violence on black lives. We invite submissions that encourage and incite conversation about race relations, the importance of black lives, and proposals for what we each must do to make a difference in our society.
Please submit to this call. Each image should be named as “#_NAME.jpeg” where # is the submission number and NAME is your last name. 
There is no submission fee. However, artists are responsible for the delivery or shipment of the work to & from the gallery. All work must have pre-paid return shipping labels included to be returned to you.
Per Gallery policy, proceeds from any show sales are split 70/30 Artist/Gallery.
Packing and Shipping: All artwork must be securely and properly packed for shipping both to and from the gallery. MCLA Gallery 51 is not responsible for damage to artwork during the shipping process, both to and from the gallery. Selected work must arrive in hang-ready condition. Any special hanging instructions must be included in shipping.
Accepted pieces should be delivered to MCLA Gallery 51, 51 Main Street, North Adams, MA, 01247, ready to install.
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