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SAY SOMETHING: Tactile Voices in Clay

Saratoga Clay Arts Center 167 Hayes Road Schuylerville, NY


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Call Type: Exhibitions
Eligibility: National
State: New York
Event Dates: 4/30/22 - 6/11/22
Entry Deadline: 1/5/22
Days remaining to deadline: 34
Images - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 3
Total Media - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 3
Entry Fee (Entry Fee): $30.00

Handcrafted objects play an intimate role in our everyday lives as they engage the body directly in the simple act of use. Why not also engage the mind of the user with your own take on the world? As we go about the process of nourishing, pleasing or honoring our bodies, the containers we use have the ability to contribute, augment and tantalize how we experience our existence. The intimate space between our pots and the person using them is ours to engage. Saratoga Clay Art Center’s national juried exhibition, Say Something, curated by Philadelphia potter and artist Kevin Snipes, seeks tactile voices in clay. That is, utilitarian works that not only function well in our daily lives, but also use decoration, narrative imagery, words, and/or form to give the works a glimpse into the passionate mind of the maker. Whether quietly stated, in your face, or smoke and mirrors, the works in this exhibition will give an inclusive look at diverse voices in the activation of utilitarian clay. Freedom of speech is respected, but hate speech is not acceptable. 

ENTRY PROCEDURES Applications will be accepted online only; Submission begins September 1, 2021 and ends January 5, 2022 

FEES $30 per entry (for up to 3 works) 

Applicants are asked to provide a biography, artist statement, and for each work, a title, description (medium/process), dimensions and weight.

ELIGIBILITY  SAY SOMETHING is open to all artists over 18 residing within the United States. 

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