Entry Fee (8th Annual Living Mark Entry Fee ): $35.00
Media Fee(8th Annual Living Mark Additional Media Fee): $5.00
Images | Minimum:Min. 2, Maximum:Max. 6
Total Samples | Minimum:Min. 2, Maximum:Max. 6
Verum Ultimum Art Gallery
3014 NE Ainsworth
Portland, OR 97211
8th Annual Living Mark Exhibition
Award-winning art critic and author Richard Speer
Richard Speer is a critic and curator whose reviews, essays, and articles have appeared in ARTnews, Art Papers, Artpulse, Salon, The Los Angeles Times, Visual Art Source, Art Ltd, The Chicago Tribune, The New York Post, Newsweek, Salon, The Huffington Post, GLASS Quarterly, The Oregonian, Surface Design, and Digital Photo Pro. From 2002 to 2015 he was visual-arts critic at Willamette Week, Portland's Pulitzer Prize-winning alternative newsweekly. He is co-curator of the forthcoming exhibition Sam Francis and Japan: Emptiness Overflowing (LACMA, Spring 2023) and author of The Space of Effusion: Sam Francis in Japan (Scheidegger & Spiess, 2020).
SUBMISSION DEADLINE EXTENDED to March 19, 2021
NOTIFICATION (by email) of accepted work April 15, 2021
SHIP ACCEPTED ARTWORK TO:
JG Cutshall, Verum Ultimum Art Gallery
3014 NE Ainsworth
Portland, OR 97211
ARTWORK DROP OFF DAY (for live drop off directly to Gallery) TBD
Deliver accepted artwork to (3014 NE Ainsworth, Portland , OR)
(FOR HAND DELIVERY please email first at firstname.lastname@example.org)
Projected for late April through May of 2021 (Opening Reception TBD)
ElIGIBILITY AND RESTRICTIONS
ELIGIBILITY AND RESTRICTIONS:
The competition is open to all 2D and 3D artists, national and international, working in all forms of painting, drawing, photography, graphics, digital, and sculpture are eligible. Entrants must be 18 years of age or older to apply. For this show wall mounted works must not be taller than 60" no wider than 60".
Selected artists will be featured in a group exhibition at the Verum Ultimum Art Gallery in Portland, Oregon. The exhibition will also be posted on the Verum Ultimum Gallery web site. One artist may be featured in our online blogpost interview.
All works in the show must be for sale. The gallery will take a 40 percent commission on all sales. Sale price is determined by the artist.
There is a $35.00 entry fee for 2 artworks entered; presentation is by digital JPG image files. There is an option to enter up to 6 images, but additional fees apply after 2 images (and it is not required to enter more than 2 works for consideration).
Details of artwork count as an additional artwork. Artists accepted to exhibit will not be charged additional fees of any kind.
Payments by credit card at time of entry through Cafe (https://www.callforentry.org/) or check or money order payable to Verum Ultimum.
IMAGE USE / COPYRIGHTS:
Artist retains all copyrights to submitted images and represented artwork. Digital images submitted with artist entry are for exhibition selection only and will be deleted after completion of the selection process. By entering the competition, artists selected to exhibit grant Verum Ultimum Gallery rights to use the selected image(s) on printed materials and the gallery web site for promotional purposes only. Verum Ultimum retain no copyrights to artists work.
Artists will be notified of acceptance or non-acceptance no later April 15, 2021. Notification will be made via email. All artists who provide a working email address will be notified via email, if no email is provided, artists will be notified via postal mail only if accepted to exhibit. Type your email address clearly, if a mistake is made you will not be notified.
Artist contact information (address, telephone, etc.) is only held for the purpose of contacting selected artists and is not preserved in any database. Entry data and image files are deleted on the completion of the jury process.
The entry deadline is extended to March 19, 2021. Entries must be submitted via Café (https://www.callforentry.org/) by this date.