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Call for Local Art: Amazing Marvels

AMAZING MARVELS! At Off-Rhode Studio at Art Enables
 
2204 Rhode Island Ave NE Washington, DC 20018
202.554.9455
www.art-enables.org  email: bbaldwin@art-enables.org
 
The Off-Rhode Studio at Art Enables is opening its walls and inviting artists in the Washington, Virginia, Maryland area to participate in AMAZING MARVELS, a show featuring work inspired by the Circus, Sideshow or Carnivals acts.
 
Off-Rhode is a gallery for self-taught and outsider artists however, this call is open to all artists working in all mediums and preference will be given to self-taught and outsider artists.
All 2-D and 3-D work will be considered but must be ready or hang or display upon receipt of the gallery. Any work deemed unfit to display will not be shown. Work should not exceed 60” in any one direction or weigh more than 50 Lbs.
 
There is no entry fee, however Art Enables will take a 40% commission for each sale from the show.
 
Timeline:
Electronic submissions due by January 29, 2014
All images MUST be labeled with the artists last name as the file name to coincide with an accompanying image label sheet.
 
Example Warhol.01.jpg;
Warhol.02.jpg etc.
 
Image label sheet should be listed with file name- title-medium-size-price
Example: Warhol.01.jpg   Soup Cans   Silkscreen on paper  24x26”  $5,000
Warhol.02.jpg   Liz Taylor Silkscreen on paper  24x26”  $5,000
 
The jury will review images (February 3-6)
 
Artist notification of selection: No later than COB February 7, 2014
 
All selected art MUST BE delivered to studio no later than February 28, 2014 The gallery is located at 2204 Rhode Island Ave NE Washington, DC 20018. Artists will incur any and all costs associated with delivering art work to gallery.
 
AMAZING MARVELS opens Saturday, March 8, 2014 with an artist reception from 1-4pm. In addition to the opening reception, the show will also be hanging during our annual spring event - this year called Night of 1000 Hot Dogs.
 
AMAZING MARVELS closes Friday April 18, 2014.
 
All unsold art should be picked up between Monday April 21-Friday, May 2, 2014
 
All unsold work left at Art Enables and the Off-Rhode Studio after May 30 will be disposed of at the discretion of the gallery.
 
Who Can Apply: Open to Everyone
Discipline: Visual Arts
Submission Deadline: 01/29/2014
Contact Name: Beth Baldwin
Contact Email: bbaldwin@art-enables.org