740 Duke St. STE 150
Norfolk, VA 23510
Contact Email: email@example.com
Call Type: Exhibitions
Entry Deadline: 3/10/19
Images - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 3
Total Media - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 3
In Pursuit: A Virginia College & University Student Art Exhibition
Description: In Pursuit is a juried exhibition that features work from Virginia Art Students currently enrolled in their University or College’s 2019 Art Program. This exhibition is open to functional, non-functional, 2D, 3D, fine art, and fine craft in all mediums. This exhibition is open to all Virginia college art students currently enrolled in the art program at their college or university, and is held at the d’Art Center in Norfolk, Virginia. This exhibition will be juried by art professionals at d’Art Center, and curated by d’Art Center Staff. The d’Art Center is Norfolk’s thirty-year-old art center and includes working professional artist studios and provides a wide variety of exhibitions and programming open to the public. The d’Art Center is located in the NEON district of Norfolk.
Exhibition dates: Thursday, April 11th 2019 - Thursday, May 2nd 2019
Reception: Thursday, April 11th 2019, 5:30-7:30pm
Call Open: Thursday, February 7th 2019 - Sunday, March 10th 2019
Notifications (by email): By 5pm, Friday March 22nd, 2019
Accepted works arrive by: Thursday, April 4th, 2019
Submission fee: $15.00 for up to 3 works
1st Place: $300.00
2nd Place: $200.00
3rd Place: $100.00
Eligibility: This exhibition is open to all Virginia art students currently enrolled in the art program at their college or university. Work needs to have been produced within the last two years. All styles and aesthetics are considered. Work may be no longer/larger than 48 inches in it’s longest dimension. The d’Art Center is a public non-profit art center open to everyone; as such, the content of submissions should be appropriate for all viewers.
Submissions: All entries and payments must be submitted via Call for Entries (Cafe). Please follow the directions on Cafe. If you have exhibition questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org; questions related to submitting through the Cafe platform should be directed to Cafe.
Limitations: Works cannot exceed a weight of 40 pounds. Work can not be longer/larger than 48 inches in it’s longest dimension. All 2D works must be equipped with hanging hardware for installation. All 3D works that require presentation other than standard pedestals must include those displays with the works. Works that require special installation must come with clear instructions. Any works that require complicated specialized installation must be installed by the artist. We reserve the right to reject work for the exhibition that differs significantly from the submitted images and/ or for craft issues.
Liability: The gallery staff will take great care handling artworks for exhibition. However, the d’Art Center, its staff, and gallery are not responsible for any damage that may occur. We strongly recommend artists insure the works themselves, and purchase insurance from the shipping company used. Shipping your work means you agree to this.
Shipping: The artist is responsible for shipping costs to and from the gallery. All accepted works must arrive by Thursday, April 4th, 2019 without exception. Hand delivered works are accepted through pre-arrangement; please contact
email@example.com. Artists must issue pre-paid return labels for their works through UPS or FedEx. We do not arrange shipping in any other manner. Works must have pre-paid return labels through FedEx or UPS to be returned. Any additional details on shipping will be included upon notification of accepted entries. Please no packing peanuts. Works should be shipped in reusable containers for return. Clearly indicate any packing directions for return of works. Works that do not include a return label, and works that are not picked up within one month of the end of the exhibition become property of the d’Art Center.
Entry Fees and Materials: Artists may submit up to 3 artworks for consideration and the entry fee is $15.00. Commission for works is 70% (artist)/ 30% (d’Art), not including awards.