Saturday, December 25, 2010

Fabric of Legacies Art Quilt Exhibition

Deadline: March 4, 2011 (RECEIVE) or (EMAIL)

29th Annual Fabric of Legacies Art Quilt Exhibition

Lincoln Center for the Arts
Fort Collins, CO
July 1 - September 3, 2011

This juried exhibition features the current work of the finest national and international contemporary quilt artists. Art quilts accepted for exhibition will exemplify innovation in quilting and surface design techniques as well as excellence in artistic composition and craftsmanship. The goal of the exhibition is to recognize the world’s finest contemporary quilt artists and to advance the art form.

Entry Rules & Requirements (truncated)
􀂃 $25 Entry Fee is required for up to three (3) entries. Maximum of three (3) entries allowed.
􀂃 Entries must be of the artist’s original design, completed after August 1, 2009.
􀂃 The quilt must be predominately fabric or fabric-like material and be composed of at least three layers held together by stitching.
􀂃 2-D quilts must have a four-inch (10 cm) finished double casing (sleeve) sewn in the top edge of the quilt, leaving approximately 1” on either side for the hanging slat to be affixed to the wall.
􀂃 3-D quilts must be identified as such and include detailed hanging or installation instructions.
􀂃 A panel of qualified jurors will select the works for the exhibition. The jury’s decision is final. The jury reserves the right to refuse any work that does not match the image sent for jury. Lincoln Center reserves the right to reject or accept any quilt for exhibition upon delivery.
􀂃 The Lincoln Center will retain a 30% commission on all works sold as a result of the exhibition.

$1,000 Best of Show Award presented by Vicki Anderson of Machine Quilting Unlimited
$500 Prize for Creative Artistry – exceptional artistic expression and craftsmanship
$500 Prize for Creative Innovation – exceptional integration of new materials, techniques and design
and additional prize awards will be announced during the Opening Reception Awards Presentation.

Visit website to download prospectus:

Fabric of Legacies Exhibit
Lincoln Center Galleries
417 W. Magnolia
Fort Collins, CO 80521