cartography: artists as mapmakers
June 6 - August 17, 2014
Schweinfurth Art Center is looking for artists for a group exhibit related to maps and map making. Work may be in any medium including but not limited to painting, works on paper, photography, collage, assemblage multi-media and installations. It is expected that the exhibit will include work that explores geopolitical themes, environmental issues, historic or cultural themes and more. The exhibit will be curated by the Schweinfurth Art Center.
Submitting Work for Consideration
Artists who are interested in being considered should send or email the required information by March 28, 2014. Images can be submitted on a CD via mail, through DropBox, through email, or through a link to the artists website. There is no entry fee.
- Works must be framed or have a suitable system for hanging.
- Artists are responsible for shipping/delivering work to the Art Center.
- Submissions will be considered through March 28, 2014.
-Contact Information (Name, address, phone, email & website address)
-Brief artist statement (Not more than 100 words)
-Checklist of images (title, year, dimensions, medium, insurance value)
Artists should submit images of at least 3 works. More than 3 works and series are welcome. All images should be labeled with artist, title of work, medium and dimensions.
Images may be submitted the following ways:
Digital images on CDs should be taken using at least a 3 megapixel camera and the highest resolution. Finished images should be at least 300 dpi (dots per inch) in a finished size of at least 5" x 7". Digital images should be saved as JPEGs. Files should be named with title of artwork and the CD must be labeled with the artist name and the title of thepieces. CDs will not be returned.Mail to Schweinfurth Art Center.
If you wish to share your images via dropbox, send the link to your DropBox images via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Instructions can be found at https://www.dropbox.com/help/498/en
If your work is available for viewing on your website you can provide a link to the website in an email with the required information.
Please title your e-mail CARTOGRAPHY. The maximum size for most e-mail attachments is 25mb. If your images are larger than that, please send more than one e-mail or use one of the methods listed above.
Final selections and notifications will be made by April 11, 2014.
Delivery of Artwork
Artwork must be received by May 20, 2014.
Mail information to:
Schweinfurth Art Center
205 Genesee St.
Auburn, NY 13021
Attn: Cartography Exhibit
Email information to:
For more information call the Art Center at 315.255.1553.
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