Open Call: MY PHILADELPHIA for Revolvd LLC
This Deadline Expired: Friday, June 7, 2019
REVOLVD LLC founder Eric Preisendanz is offering an OPEN CALL for submissions from any interested artist living within 40 miles of Philadelphia. The juried exhibition will be displayed July 7 – September 21 at the Bodine Center for Cancer Treatment at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, the theme is “My Philadelphia”
Please read all instructions before submitting.
THEME: “MY PHILADELPHIA” – What does Philadelphia mean to you? What places, buildings, people or events excite you? Inspire you & engage you? Eric is seeking 60 works of art depicting a positive and exciting portrayal of Philadelphia, including representational and abstract work. Please see restrictions below.
WHEN: Submissions encouraged now! All submissions must be emailed by Midnight, June 7th.
Key dates: Artwork Drop-off: July 6, 10-4pm. Exhibition: July 8th to September 21. Reception TBD.
Pickup: September 22.
WHERE: Accepted work will be displayed in hallways, exam rooms, and waiting rooms at the Bodine Center for Cancer Treatment, Jefferson University, 111 S 11th Street, Philadelphia PA 19102. (Sansom and 11th).
WHO: Juror: Eric Preisendanz, Founder, Revolvd LLC.
Submission is open to all artists within 40 miles of Philadelphia.
SUBMISSION FEE: $8 (eight dollars) payable by Venmo or Paypal.
-Artwork cannot be greater than 48” in height due to corridor handrails or 4” in depth due to building code.
-Work on paper must be framed with wire hanging hardware.
-All Works must have wire hanging equipment installed on the back. Work delivered without proper hanging
hardware will be rejected.
-Nudity, violence, political, dark, morose and offensive content is strictly prohibited*
-3D Works cannot exceed 11” x 11” x 11” and cannot weigh more than 10 lbs, as they will be placed in a locked
glass case on glass shelves.
Revolvd and Jefferson have an established “No Harm Caused/Hippocratic Art” policy that prioritizes the patient’s experience of all displayed artwork. The hospital or Eric may omit, remove and/or replace any works at any point in the process (including after the work is installed). If the work is asked to be replaced for any reason, Eric will contact the impacted artist as soon as possible with hopes to replace the work from the inventory of the impacted artist.
– In an email to Eric@Revolvd.com with the subject line “OPEN CALL” please include:
– PDF with not more than 10 images of available work relevant to the theme, “Philadelphia”. (Work
must remain available from July to September 21)
– CV / Resume (can be in the image PDF)
– Submitted Works must include prices reflecting a 60/40 artist/dealer split. (Artist to receive not less than
60% of sales, Revolvd to receive not more than 40%)
– Upon submission, You must immediately Paypal or Venmo Eric your submission fee, $8.
– Paypal: firstname.lastname@example.org
– Venmo: Eric-Preisendanz
– If you do not submit the fee deposit within 24 hours you will be electronically invoiced $9.
– If your work is not accepted, an email explaining why will be sent.
SUBMISSIONS DUE: MIDNIGHT, FRIDAY JUNE 7 2019.
Visit http://www.revolvd.com/ to learn more about their mission.