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American Contemporary Craft: National Juried Exhibition
511 Ave K
Lubbock, TX 79401


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Call Type: Exhibitions
Eligibility: National
State: Texas
Entry Deadline: 8/31/20
Days remaining to deadline: 17
Images - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 3
Total Media - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 3
Entry Fee (American Contemporary Craft: National Juried Exhibition): $20.00


American Contemporary Craft: National Juried Show 
LHUCA seeks artists utilizing traditional and innovative craft techniques while maintaining contemporary relevance and broadening the interest of craft as a modern medium.

Juror: Kathryn Gremley, Gallery Director, Penland School of Craft 

Kathryn Gremley has been the director of the Penland Gallery since 1996.  In that capacity she is the curator for the John & Robyn Horn Gallery special exhibitions, and oversees the Lucy Morgan, Focus, and Penland Visitor Center galleries.

Open call: To all artists working in craft mediums
Books, Paper and Collage
Print and Letterpress
Mixed Media

Maximum 36” wide for 2-D work up to 8’ tall.
3-D work no larger than can fit on a 24” x 24” pedestal.
Floor pieces no larger than 24” x 24” x 8’.
We will only accept plexiglass as the glazing on framed pieces. Hand-delivered pieces can have glass.

Eligibility: Artists must be at least 18 years of age and living in the United States.

Entry fee: $20 for up to three entries 
Entry deadline: August 31, 2020
Notification date: September 7, 2020  Artists will be notified via email. 
Delivery deadline: September 25, 2020
Return shipping: week of December 1, 2020

Exhibition dates: October 2 – November 28, 2020
LHUCA Martin McDonald Gallery

Opening receptions: October 2 and November 26, 2020
during the First Friday Art Trail 6 – 9 pm 

Cash prizes: 
1st place: $500
2nd place: $250
3rd place: $100
2 Honorable Mention: $50 each

Selected work will be shipped with prepaid return shipping to
511 Ave K
Lubbock, Texas 79401

If you have any questions contact:
Linda Cullum
806 762-8606

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About LHUCA: 
Founded in 1997, LHUCA, the Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts, is a nationally recognized private, 501(c)(3) non-profit fine arts center. Located in the heart of the Lubbock Arts District, LHUCA has a unique four block campus that offers exciting spaces and opportunities for the visual and performing arts.

LHUCA is the largest contemporary art center between Dallas/Fort Worth and Santa Fe. This exhibition will be on display for two First Friday Art Trails reaching over 6,000 visitors.

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