School of Art Collection & Galleries
Kent State University
325 Terrace Drive
Kent, Ohio 44242-0001
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Call Type: Exhibitions
Entry Deadline: 12/7/19
Images - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 6
Total Media - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 6
Small Works Juried Exhibition
January 24 – February 29, 2020
Reception: Friday, February 7
Call for Entries
Thank you for taking the time to consider entering your work in the selection process for our show. Below you will find information regarding Small Works Juried Exhibition, timelines, eligibility, entries and other pertinent information. If you have questions that are not answered on this page(s) please contact us.
Entries accepted beginning: September 15, 2019
Entry Deadline: Extended to Dec 7th!
Acceptance Notification: December 15, 2019
Deadline for Selected Art to arrive at Gallery: January 10, 2019
Exhibition and Sale dates: January 24 – February 29, 2020
Artist Reception: Feb 7, 2020 from 5-7pm
This call for entries is for an art exhibition and is open to artists worldwide.
Artists must be 18 years or older.
Artists working in any media are welcome to enter up to three (3), original works of art and up to three per artist will be accepted.
Two-Dimensional (2D) Original Works of Art (Small Works)
• Works are not to exceed 144 (12”x 12”) square inches (excluding framing).
Three-Dimensional (3D) Original sculpture/glass/etc. are not to exceed 8”h x 8”w x 8”d
•Once delivered, no entry may be withdrawn by the artist prior to the close of the exhibition and sale.
•All selected original artwork is to be delivered prepared and presented for display.
•All accepted artwork must be for sale and submitted with that intent.
The Small Works Juried Exhibition will be comprised of a maximum of one hundred (100) works of art, with no more than three works from any single artist.
The gallery will take a commision of 30% of all sales.
Awards & Prizes
Best in Show: winner receives $500.00
Judges Choice: winner receives $250.00
About the Juror:
Gianna Commito (b. 1976, Sea Level, NC) earned a BFA from The New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, Alfred, NY and an MFA from the University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA. The artist has been included in exhibitions at Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA; The Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH; Lehman College Art Department, New York, NY; Webster State University, Ogden, UT; MOCA Cleveland, Cleveland, OH; National Academy, New York, NY; and the Drawing Center, New York, NY; among others. Commito is the recipient of numerous awards and fellowships, including the Ohio Arts Council Award; the Cleveland Art Prize; Artist in Residence at Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY; and the Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant. In 2018, her work was featured in the inaugural edition of the FRONT International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art in Cleveland, OH. Commito lives and works in Kent, OH.