Gallery 110: 5th Annual Juried Exhibition
110 3rd Ave. South
Seattle, WA 98104
CALL FOR ENTRIES Fifth Annual Juried Exhibition February 5– 28, 2015 Gallery 110’s annual juried exhibition will showcase work by emerging and established artists. Our gallery location and reputation offer Artists exposure to professional reviews, access to Seattle’s Pioneer Square gallery district and First Thursday Art Walk.
JUROR: Scott Lawrimore is the first Director of the University of Washington’s Jacob Lawrence Gallery. Lawrimore is responsible for the development and presentation of the Galley’s programs and exhibitions and is also a part-time lecturer. Before working at the Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Lawrimore was the Deputy Director of Collections and Exhibitions at the Frye Art Museum, has worked with Art Access Magazine, Foster/White Gallery, Davidson Galleries, and Greg Kucera Gallery before opening his own space, Lawrimore Project, in 2006.
Finalists’ works will be displayed at the gallery from February 5 through February 28, 2015. The juror will award first, second and third place awards, for which the artists will receive $500, $300 and $200, respectively.
ELIGIBILTY: This international juried show is open to all artists over 18 years of age. Artwork may be in any two or three dimensional media and must be original works of art by the artist submitting the entry. Works requiring electrical outlets (e.g. video, neon, sound, lightboxes) are not eligible.
DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES: Midnight (MT) October 22, 2014. FEES: The fee is $35 for 3 entries. Add $10 for each additional piece. Payment must be in US dollars. Entry fees are non-refundable.
CONDITIONS AND RULES: Entries accepted for exhibition must have a professional appearance. Two-dimensional artwork must be mounted with hanging wire and immediately ready for the wall. The gallery reserves the right not to hang accepted works if they are not presented in the format specified. Works on paper must be framed and protected under glass or Plexiglas. Artwork cannot weigh more than 35 pounds. Artists may not substitute another work for the accepted work. Entries must be for sale and priced with the intent to sell. A gallery commission of 50% will be deducted from sales. Artists grant permission to Gallery 110 to reproduce accepted artwork for promotional uses in both printed and electronic forms.
NOTIFICATIONS: A list of finalists will be posted on our gallery website in early December 2014. Finalists will be notified by email. Artists whose work has been selected will be responsible for the framing and delivery of work to Gallery 110 by January 28, 2015, 5 pm. The gallery is open to accept deliveries during normal gallery hours. Late deliveries, for any reason, will not be accepted. Shipping, delivery, and return instructions will be provided with the acceptance notification. Delivery and return shipping charges, and insurance are the artist’s responsibility.
- October 22, 2014 Deadline for entries. December 4, 2014 Notifications emailed.
- January 28, 2015 Deadline for receipt of shipped artwork.
- January 31, 5 PM Deadline for artwork hand delivered to Gallery. Gallery hours: Wed. – Sat., 12 – 5 pm.
- February 5 Seattle’s First Thursday Art Walk.
- February 7 Artist Reception and Awards, 5-8pm. February 28 Exhibition closes.
- March 4 Pick up hand delivered artwork. Shipped work returned within 2 weeks.
ENTER ONLINE: Use www.callforentry.org to upload images and pay fees. To prepare your images for uploading, please adhere to the file specifications found on www.callforentry.org under CAFÉ HELP.
QUESTIONS: Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call our gallery director at 206-624-9336, noon-5pm, W-F.