Opportunities

INK IT – CALL FOR ENTRIES

Deadline:  January 8, 2017 (11:59 pm EST)

BlackRock Center for the Arts is now accepting entries for the juried exhibition “INK IT: Contemporary Print Practices” to be presented February 11 – March 11, 2017 in the Kay Gallery. Juried by internationally recognized artist, curator, and educator Helen Frederick, the exhibit will highlight current fine art print practices by featuring the best graphic work by artists in the region who choose traditional and nontraditional printmaking processes to communicate images and words in multiple. Works by selected artists will employ techniques which include woodcut, linocut, lithography, engraving, etching, mezzotint, screenprinting, letterpress, monoprint, monotype, collagraph, chine collé, solar plate, digital printing, along with current innovations. A solo exhibition in the Terrace Gallery at BlackRock will be awarded to one artist selected by the juror. Artists age 18 and older who live, work, or attend school in Maryland, Washington, DC, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and West Virginia are eligible to submit entries of up to three works completed within the past three years.

Entry Fee:

Professional Artist: $20 (up to 3 works per entry)

Student Artist: $10 (up to 3 works per entry)

 

Submit entries online: www.blackrockcenter.submittable.com/submit

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Opportunity posted on: December 14, 2016