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 15th Black & White Awards Announced

 

 

15th Black & White Competition

ECCLES COMMUNITY ART CENTER

STATEWIDE COMPETITION FOR WORKS IN BLACK & WHITE

CALL FOR ENTRY

SALES:

A price or insurance value must be indicated for all items entered. Sales will be encouraged and the Eccles Community Art Center will retain a 35% commission on sales. Any item sold will remain on display until the end of the exhibit March 19, 2016. WORK NOT FOR SALE MUST BE MARKED 'nfs' AND A VALUE FOR INSURANCE PURPOSES GIVEN.

ENTRY FEES & FORMS:

$10.00 per entry

$5.00 per entry for members of the Art Center.

Entry fees are used for prize money and publicity and are not

refundable.

Entries must be clearly identified by the artist with title, medium and price/insurance value. Tags will be provided at the time of entry. Self

addressed jury results cards are to be filled out at registration and will be mailed as notification of jury results.

PICK-UPS:

Work not accepted must be picked up on or before February 6, 2016

between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Work accepted for exhibit and not sold must be picked up

March 21 through 25, 2016 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

See LIABILITY section for insurance restrictions and storage

charge notice.

AWARDS: First Place $400.00

Second Place $300.00

Third Place $200.00

OPENING RECEPTION AND EXHIBIT:

A reception for artists, friends and the community will be held Friday, February 5, 2016 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Art Center. Awards will be

posted at the reception.

The exhibit will be on display February 4 through March 19, 2016.

ELIGIBILITY:

The Eccles Community Art Center's Black & White Competition is open to all artists who live in the state of Utah. Original work in all media, including paintings, prints, monoprints, drawings, graphics, photographs, pottery, sculptures and textiles are eligible. ONLY WORK IN BLACK, WHITE AND/OR SHADES OF GRAY WILL BE ACCEPT-ED. Work must have been completed within the past two years and not have been previously exhibited in a juried exhibit sponsored by the Eccles Community Art Center.

Artists are limited to a total of two entries. Works consisting of multiple parts may be entered as a single work only if each of the parts cannot exist as a complete work by itself. Multiple parts of a work may not be priced separately.

Entries must be ready for exhibition display. TWO DIMENSIONAL WORK MUST BE FRAMED AND HAVE A WIRE OR OTHER ACCEPTABLE HANGING DEVICE ALREADY ATTACHED. CLIP FRAMES LARGER THAN 21" X 21" WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

The jurors or the Art Center may also refuse works which are not suitable for exhibit in the Gallery because of size or liability. Works accepted for the exhibition may not be withdrawn.

RECEIVING:

Thursday, January 28, 2016 9 :00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Friday , January 29 , 2016 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Eccles Community Art Center

2580 Jefferson Avenue

Ogden, Utah 84401

Work will not be accepted after 5:00 p.m.

on Friday, January 29, 2016

LIABILITY:

Every reasonable precaution will be taken to protect work submitted. All work submitted will be insured through February 6, 2016 while at the Art Center. Work ac-cepted for exhibit will be insured through March 25,2016. WORK NOT ACCEPTED FOR EXHIBIT WILL NOT BE INSURED AFTER FEBRUARY 6th, WORK ACCEPTED FOR EXHIBIT WILL NOT BE INSURED AFTER MARCH 25th. Work left at the Art Center after those dates will be at artist's own risk and storage charges may accrue. Works left over 90 days will be deemed abandoned and may be disposed of at the Eccles Community Art Center’s Board of Directors discretion. The Eccles Community Art Center does not ac-cept responsibility for works damaged due to incorrect or poor framing.

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