Opportunities - Exhibitions

Call to Artists – GoggleWorks Center for the Arts

Deadline February 29: ELIGIBILITY: Open to all professional artists, ages 18 and up, who design and produce their own original work. Work must have been created within the last three years and may not have been previously shown at GoggleWorks. All work MUST BE FOR SALE. All media welcomed. Video artists must supply their own equipment.

AWARDS: There will be a juror’s Grand Prize Award for best in show. This award winner will be featured in a solo show at GoggleWorks in 2017. There will be cash prizes awarded for first, second and third place.

JUROR: Lydia Panas’ photographs have been exhibited widely in the US and internationally. Her work has garnered many prestigious awards, been featured in periodicals such as the New York Times Magazine, Photo District News and Popular Photog­raphy and is held in numerous public and private collections including the Brooklyn Museum; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Allentown Art Museum of the Lehigh Valley; Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago; and the Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego among others. She has degrees from Boston College, School of Visual Arts and New York University/ In­ternational Center of Photography. Panas is the recipient of a Whitney Museum Independent Study Fellowship. Her first monograph “The Mark of Abel” (Kehrer Verlag), was named a Photo District News Book of 2012, as well as a best coffee table book by the Daily Beast.

CATALOG: A catalog will be published by GoggleWorks containing images of artists’ works and bio together with the juror’s bio or statement.

INSURANCE: Coverage begins upon the physical acceptance of the artwork. Artists are responsible for insurance during shipping and for work left after the return deadline. Artworks will be covered for the sale price minus the commission up to $5000.

SALES: GoggleWorks retains a 35% commission on all sales.

ENTRY FEES: Each artist may submit up to three works for $35.

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Opportunity posted on: February 11, 2016