Call for Artists: Champions of Empty Rooms “More Stately Mansions” Exhibition

Deadline: October 1, 2016

Champions of Empty Rooms’ “More Stately Mansion” exhibition seeks to transform a gallery space into the interior of a “mansion” using free/recycled materials.

The exhibition would feature works, made of found/free/recycled materials, that transform the interior of the gallery space into the artist’s take a mansion featuring takes on some of the ubiquitous mansion items (i.e. Giant chandeliers, “exotic” artifacts such as pottery/china, architectural elements such as ornate cornices, a heavy wooden library, the family portrait, the giant fireplace, a stuffed animal head, hand painted wall paper, etc.).
You can also use some of these prompts to inform your work:
-Control of nature
-Rarities/ Acquisitions

Deadline for submissions is October 1st
Work must be made out of found, free, used, and/or salvaged materials
500 sq. ft. maximum space allowance
Some work may go outside if it’s moveable and does not do damage to the building.
Images of the facade will be sent upon request.
We will consider ALL forms of art
Performance pieces and interactive works are encouraged
Artists must be available and able to install and deinstall their own work
Corresponding image(s)/video(s) must be included in this form by providing a link (you can use a link from google docs, dropbox, etc.). All sites are fine as long as we’re able to view and download your images/videos.
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The next step will be to review the rules and submit a proposal for review HERE!

Opportunity posted on: September 1, 2016