Deadline April 8:
The concept of entropy is often defined as nature’s tendency to move from order to disorder. Other ideas
associated with entropy are: a lack of predictability, change in condition or appearance and gradual decline over
time into disintegration or dissolution. In nature, this phenomenon is seen in the slow degradation of elements
such as stone or wood, or in a myriad of other possibilities. Time is the key to both entropy and change,
whether in nature or in human lives.
We invite artists to propose an individual or group exhibit that expresses or relates to these intertwined
The Department of Visual and Performing Arts is calling for exhibition proposals for the Open Gallery in
The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation Arts Center that address the theme, “Time: Entropy and
Change”. Four exhibitions will be scheduled for the 2016–2017 academic year.
Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 21 years of age. Current Montgomery College students are not eligible to
Eligible works: The Open Gallery is primarily linear wall space that can accommodate two-dimensional works up
to 54” tall. Freestanding, pedestal, and wall hung three-dimensional works up to 75lbs. will also be considered.
Video and digital works that can be displayed on monitors will be considered. Video projections
are not eligible. A floor plan of the gallery is available on our web site, http://www.montgomerycollege.edu/arts-tpss/exhibitions/galleries.html.
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