Morean Center for Clay
420 22nd Street South
St. Petersburg FL 33712
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Call Type: Exhibitions
Entry Deadline: 10/31/18
Images - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 3
Total Media - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 3
Drip: A Ceramic Exhibition Highlighting the Glaze Drip
Deadline for entries: October 31, 2018 (midnight)
The exhibition will be held at the Morean Center for Clay December 8th – January 31st, 2019 in St. Petersburg Florida. The purpose of this exhibition is to nurture and advance the careers of emerging and established ceramic artists while also giving our community the opportunity to discover exciting new art being made in our region.
Eligibility: The exhibition and competition is open to all ceramic artists (age 18 or older). All work must be original, completed within the last two years, and not previously exhibited at the Morean. The Morean’s curatorial staff has the final authority for selection.
To submit, please include:
1-3 images of work that would be included in the exhibition, or work that is similar in nature to work you would produce for the show, if accepted. If you are submitting video work, you may submit up to 5 files. All work must have been completed within the last two years.
If submitting a site-specific installation, please include a schematic drawing as one of your images and describe how you would incorporate a specific space into your work. Please indicate the space you are interested in.
Categories and size limitations: There is no size limitation, but the work must be reasonably adaptable to the Morean galleries. All visual arts media are encouraged.
Liability: All reasonable precautions will be taken by the Morean to ensure protection of submitted work upon receipt at the Morean. Work will be insured for the duration of the exhibition while on site at the Morean. No liability will be assumed by Morean Arts Center for damage incurred or loss of work while in transit. Artists are advised to insure their work during shipping.
Agreement: Submitting an entry form to this exhibition constitutes an agreement on the part of the artists with all conditions in this prospectus. No work accepted for exhibition may be withdrawn before the close of the exhibition. The Morean reserves the right to refuse an entry if, upon arrival, the exhibitions staff finds the work unacceptable. Sales are encouraged and the Morean retains a 50% commission on all works sold during the exhibition. Artists will be paid for sold works within 30 days of the close of the exhibition.
Judging: Selection of artists for the exhibition will be done by the curatorial staff and an outside juror based on the images/plans submitted. The committee reserves the right to eliminate any work which does not meet the standards of quality for the exhibition.
Shipping and pickup of artwork: Accepted work may be hand-delivered or shipped (pre-paid) to arrive no later than November 25th, 2019. Artwork will be accepted up to two weeks prior to the delivery deadline. Insurance while in transit is the artist’s responsibility. Artists are repsonsible for return shipping.
October 31st, 2018—Submission deadline (midnight)
November 15th, 2018—Acceptance notification
November 25th, 2018—Work due/installation begins
December 8th – January 31st, 2019—Exhibition dates
December 8, 2018—opening reception, 5-9pm.
April 29th, 2019—Pick-up/return of work
Please direct questions regarding the exhibition and application process to Matt Schiemann, at 727-82-7162 x 2112 or Matt.Schiemann@moreanartscenter.org