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Mulvane Art Museum
Crafts National
Mulvane Art Museum
1700 SW College Avenue
Topeka, KS 66621

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Call Type: Exhibitions
Eligibility: Unspecified
State: Unspecified
Entry Deadline: 1/6/12
Application Closed
Images - Minimum: 3, Maximum: 6
Total Media - Minimum: 3, Maximum: 6
Entry Fee (Mulvane Art Museum Crafts National): $35.00
Crafts National
May 5-August 19, 2012
Mulvane Art Museum

A juried exhibition of work by artists through their exploration in clay, fiber/textiles, glass, metal, wood, jewelry, basketry, handmade paper and mixed media. All work must be original, completely finished and ready to install.

Important Dates:
January 6, 2012 at midnight Application and Jury Fee submission Deadline.
February 15, 2012 Notification (by e-mail)
April 10, 2012 Deadline for shipping and hand delivery

Eligible media:
Ceramics, glass, metal, fiber/textiles, basketry, jewelry, beadwork, wood, handmade paper, mixed media

Fee is $35 for up to three entries, fee is non-refundable

Artists are responsible for roundtrip shipping and insurance. The Museum provides insurance on-site.

Shipping Instructions, delivery/pickup information, etc. will be sent to artists selected to participate in the exhibition.

A catalog, including a list of participating artists, several images of art works and a statement by the Juror, will be available.

Make sure your applications are complete.
Include (3 or maximum of 6) artwork images
All images are juried anonymously

Gail M. Brown is an Independent Curator whose focus is to enhance visibility and education about contemporary craft in the larger visual arts community. She trained as a print maker at the Philadelphia College of Art, and she has been watching the contemporary crafts movement since the early 1970's. She curates focused exhibitions which share the exceptional work of mature and mid-career artists and introduce younger makers. She also lectures and writes on craft and professional practices for emerging artists. Her impressive resume includes exhibitions curated for NCECA in Baltimore, MD; the Brookfield Craft Center in Brookfield, CT; the Folk Art Center of the SHCG in Ashville, NC; and U Mass Dartmouth in New Bedford, MA. A selection of exhibits she has curated include: The Edges of Grace: Provocative, Uncommon Craft at the Fuller Craft Museum; Life In/Sight: The Human Experience at the Kentucky Museum of Arts & Crafts; ....of lineage and legacy: Jewelry & Metals at the Savannah College of Art & Design; Next Iconoclasts at the Oregon College of Art; RE/ACTIONS(s) at the Craft Alliance, St. Louis, MO; and DIS/Arming Domesticity at NCECA, Philadelphia, PA. Upcoming exhibitions include: FRESH Figurines for the Fuller Craft Museum, 2011, The Art of Seduction for Howard Community College, 2012 and A Feast of Beads for the Facere Art Jewelry Gallery, Seattle, 2012.


The Mulvane Art Museum charges a 30% Commission on sales.
All works should list their sales price, if the piece(s) is/are not for sale please indicate the insurance value.

Thank you for your interest! We hope you will apply to the Crafts National exhibit.
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