• The Figure
• Juried Online Exhibition
• A Single Cash Prize in each category.
• People's Choice Award
• An all media exhibition with the human figure as the theme.
• Entry Fee $25 (Approximately €20) Submit up to 5 images
• Submission Deadline: 15 March 2015
• Show Opening: 22 March 2015
The Figure is an exhibition that will include artwork that features the human form as its subject. What is unique about this exhibition is that it is going to be divided into 4 separate categories that will be made up of 1) Women by Women, 2) Women by Men, 3) Men by Women, and 4) Men by Men. Since there is the possibility to enter multiple categories, for example if you are a woman that makes art that feature both men and women. If your work contains a single figure the choice will be simple, if your work has multiple figures you may decide which category to place that piece of art. Each category will be awarded only one First Place of an minimum of $50. The Figure is an all media show that will give artists the freedom to express how they feel in whatever medium they choose.
Entry Deadline: 15 March 2015
Notification of Juror's results: 20 March 2015
Exhibition Dates: 22 March - 05 June 2015
All artists and photographers are invited to submit work for inclusion in an ArtisTTable online exhibition titled, The Figure, at www.ArtistTTableOnline.com. Accepted artists will have their work featured in the month long show showcasing their art along with descriptions of the artwork and artist contact information. (After the exhibition closes it will continue to be accessible in the 'Shelved' section of the site.) Accepted artists will be eligible to win one of three cash prizes.
SUBJECT MATTER / JUDGING CRITERIA
The Figure is an exhibition is an all media show with the human figure as the theme.
• Artwork that portrays the The Figure.
• The overall artistic quality of the work, including compositional excellence.
Original, two and three-dimensional art completed within two years of the entry deadline is eligible. Eligible media includes: oils, watercolors, acrylics, gouache, mixed media, alkyds, collage, pastel, pencil, pen and ink, tempera, scratchboard, digitally created art, video art and original prints (e.g., lithograph, etching, engraving, serigraph), photography, mosaic, sculpture of stone, concrete, cast metals, plaster, found objects, fiber, ceramics, clay, wax, etc.. Ineligible media includes: Reproduction prints, jewelry, artwork in frames. Obviously derivative work and work done under the supervision of an instructor is not eligible. Work that has previously been accepted into an ArtisTTable exhibition is also not eligible. If there are any further questions about eligible media, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will happily let you know.
Artists 16 or older are invited to submit up to 5 pieces per entry created within two years of the entry deadline.
You may submit up to five images for $25 (approximately €20) to the The Figure exhibition.
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(Note - Entry fees are not refundable under any circumstances.)
Entries will be juried from digital files. Images may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Images should be 72 dpi JPG format and 800 pixels on the longest side.
High quality images are essential for qualification. Out of focus, crooked or poorly lit images, and improperly named files will not be considered.
CORRECT FILE NAMES
Please make sure that your jpeg files include your name and the title of the art.
Example of how to label image files: Last Name_Title.jpg
FILE SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS
1) After taking a great photo of your artwork and formatting and naming it appropriately, attach them to an email to email@example.com
2) Type Figure in the subject line.
3) Be sure to include your name in the body of the email.
4) Hit send.
_ Write a brief artist statement about the submission. 300 words or less.
_ Fill out the The Figure entry form. Link at bottom of this prospectus.
(Choose the category you would like each piece to be submitted in.)
_ Submit non-refundable payment via Pay-pal with the link in the Entry Form.
_ Correctly name each of the files to be submitted.
_ Submit files via email.
ArtisTTable will refer all inquires about sales back to the Artist. ArtisTTable retains no interest or right to any % of sales resulting from involvement in this competition and exhibition. Sales and collection of payment is the sole responsibility of the artist.
RIGHTS & REPRODUCTION
ArtisTTable reserve the right to reproduce all accepted entries, regardless of copyright, for the sole purpose of publicizing the exhibition, use in press releases, slide shows, presentations, articles and on the ArtisTTable website. Artist credit will always accompany the artwork.
The Artist Table will not participate in the sale or exchange of any of the images of the artwork submitted to its competitions and exhibitions. The Artist shall retain all copyrights of any images submitted to and ArtisTTable competition. Submission of a work shall constitute an agreement to comply with all the conditions set forth in this Call for Entries.
All artists that submitted art work will be notified by email by 20 March 2015 of the juror's results. Accepted artists will have their art work displayed in the Current Exhibition space at www.artisttableonline.com/exhibition from 22 March - 05 June 2015. After the final date the exhibition will be moved to the Shelved section of the site where it will be available for viewing along with other ArtisTTable exhibitions. The exhibition will be publicized to many online social media outlets and blogs.
The ArtisTTable community and competition/exhibitions are completely self financed by the artist developers. The amount of the total purse for the winners of these competitions are cash prizes based on how many entries are submitted, this particular show will have 4 First Place winners and the total purse will be no less than $200. The more entries that we receive the higher the prizes can become.