California Arts Council

State of California
 

Artist Call Detail

Figures and Faces May 2017
For Northern CA artists

The human figure and face have been among of the most enduring subjects of artistic creativity since prehistoric times. Mastering their depiction has been a mainstay of artistic training, and an exemplary vehicle for expressing the human experience. The Pacific Art League gallery will present an exhibition of figures and faces in May, and welcomes entries in all media.

ELIGIBILITY

Open to all media. Limits on video and installation-contact below

EXHIBITION DATES

May 5th-25th , 2017

OPENING RECEPTION

First Friday, May 5th, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM

SUBMISSION DEADLINE

Thursday, April 6th, 2017 at Midnight.

AWARDS

1st: $250 2nd: $125 3rd: $75, 3 Honorable Mentions

JUDGE

George Rivera, Associate Art Faculty Mission College, Adjunct Art Instructor Ohlone College, Instructor UC Berkeley extension, Artist

HAND DELIVER ACCEPTED WORK

Friday & Saturday, April 28th-29th, 10AM - 4PM.  All work must be hand-delivered to PAL. No shipped work will be accepted.

PICK UP WORK

Friday & Saturday, May 26th-27yh, 10AM - 4PM.

SUBMISSION PROCESS

Submit your artwork electronically at https://pacificartleague.submittable.com/submit

ENTRY FEE

Members: $40 for first entry, $10 for each additional entry. Non-members: $50 for first entry, $10 for each additional entry.

SELECTION NOTIFICATION

Thursday, April 13th, 2017 by email. Award winners are announced at the Friday, May 5th, 2017 opening reception.

EXHIBITION GUIDELINES

 

  • All work must be original and not previously exhibited at Pacific Art League.
  • All 2D work must be ready to hang on a wire
  • All 2D work must be framed or on gallery-wrapped canvas with finished edges.
  • Size of work limited to 40” wide by 50” tall, including frame. (contact below for inquiry)
  • All work must be for sale. Members receive 70% of sale price. Non-members receive 60% of sale price.
  • All work must be labeled on the front and back with title and artist’s name.

 



Deadline: 04-06-2017
Pacific Art League
Palo Alto, CA

Contact: Devan John
email: devan@pacificartleague.org
Phone: 650.321.3891
Website: http://www.pacificartleague.org/exhibitions-current/

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