New Normal: Working Through Quarantine

New Normal: Working Through Quarantine

This Deadline Expired: Monday, July 26, 2021

Payne Gallery is hosting a “call for entries” exhibition this September! This will be their inaugural exhibition as Moravian University!

The deadline for submissions is July 26th, so time is of the essence. Apply through: moravian.edu/open-entries

Location: Payne Gallery of Moravian University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Title: New Normal: Working through Quarantine

Deadline: 26 July, 2021 moravian.edu/open-entries

Dates: 9 September – 17 October, 2021

Opening Reception with Artist Talks: September 9th, 6:30pm – 8pm

Multiple Cash Prizes Awarded

Theme: As the Covid-19 quarantine has disrupted all of our lives, many artists have used this as an opportunity to reevaluate and explore their concepts, revise methods, and produce art with limited access to materials and external feedback. This exhibition explores the unique experience of artists in terms of self reflection, subject matter, and the effects of the global pandemic on one’s work.

Juror: Grace Graupe-Pillard, was born in NYC – a painter, public artist, educator, videographer and photographer. Exhibitions include one-person shows at Untitled Space, NYC., Carl Hammer Gallery, Chicago Ill., Hal Bromm Gallery, NYC, and Bernice Steinbaum, NYC. She has participated in group exhibitions at Arsenal Gallery, NYC Cheim & Read Gallery, NYC, Project for Empty Space, Newark, NJ, P.S.1, NYC, The Drawing Center, NYC, and The Frist Center, Nashville,TN. Bibliography includes: NY Times, Village Voice, The Daily Beast, ArtForum, Art in American, Art News, FlashArt, Yale University Radio Interview WYBC. On-line articles in Huffington Post, Hyperallergic, Vice Creator’s Project, Art Net Magazine, and Women’sVoices for Change, among others.

Christina Penrose's work is a result of experimenting with various transfer methods, collage, and paint application. This process stimulates underlying themes that are at times autobiographical, political, environmental, or mystical. Often inspired from the landscapes from her travels.
Christina Penrose
Christina Penrose

Christina Penrose's work is a result of experimenting with various transfer methods, collage, and paint application. This…

Christina Penrose's work is a result of experimenting with various transfer methods, collage, and paint application. This process stimulates underlying themes that are at times autobiographical, political,…

Christina Penrose's work is a result of experimenting with various transfer methods, collage, and paint application. This process stimulates underlying themes that are at times autobiographical, political, environmental,…

Summer Yates creates playful dreamlike atmospheres that are densely laden with ominous, agitated, imagery cloaked in illuminated shapes and textures.
Summer Yates
Summer Yates

Summer Yates creates playful dreamlike atmospheres that are densely laden with ominous, agitated, imagery cloaked in illuminated…

Summer Yates creates playful dreamlike atmospheres that are densely laden with ominous, agitated, imagery cloaked in illuminated shapes and textures.…

Summer Yates creates playful dreamlike atmospheres that are densely laden with ominous, agitated, imagery cloaked in illuminated shapes and textures.…

Laura Petrovich-Cheney's work focuses on resurrecting debris found in the natural environment. Her autobiography and the environment inform her work as she documents place and experience.
Laura Petrovich-Cheney
Laura Petrovich-Cheney

Laura Petrovich-Cheney's work focuses on resurrecting debris found in the natural environment. Her autobiography and…

Laura Petrovich-Cheney's work focuses on resurrecting debris found in the natural environment. Her autobiography and the environment inform her work as she documents place and experience.…

Laura Petrovich-Cheney's work focuses on resurrecting debris found in the natural environment. Her autobiography and the environment inform her work as she documents place and experience.…

Hanna Vogel
Hanna Vogel
Lonnie Graham is a Pew Fellow and Professor at Pennsylvania State University. He is former director of Photography at Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, an urban arts organization dedicated to arts and education for at risk youth. There, Graham developed innovative pilot projects merging Arts and Academics, which were ultimately cited by, then, First Lady Hillary Clinton as a National Model for Arts Education.
Lonnie Graham
Lonnie Graham

Lonnie Graham is a Pew Fellow and Professor at Pennsylvania State University. He is former director of Photography at Manchester…

Lonnie Graham is a Pew Fellow and Professor at Pennsylvania State University. He is former director of Photography at Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, an urban arts organization…

Lonnie Graham is a Pew Fellow and Professor at Pennsylvania State University. He is former director of Photography at Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, an urban arts organization dedicated to arts…

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