Sunday, May 08, 2011

Visual Overture Magazine Call for Entries

Deadline: July 15, 2011 (ONLINE)

Fall 2011 Featured Emerging Artists AND
Spotlight on New Media
Visual Overture Magazine

Fall 2011 Featured Emerging Artists – Call for EntriesIn an effort to put the "starving artist" term to the grave, Visual Overture Magazine offers emerging artists an exciting opportunity to be published in a full-color, high-quality quarterly publication that is placed directly in the hands of thousands of galleries, curators, and collectors. Visual Overture Magazine is currently welcoming submissions for the upcoming Fall 2011 "Featured Emerging Artists" juried exhibition-in-print which will display the work of 7 artists – each receiving two pages in the magazine showcasing their art, a short artist interview, and juror notes. All visual media.

Juror: Denise Jackson

Spotlight on New Media – Call for Entries

Visual Overture Magazine is accepting entries from emerging artists for the 'Spotlight on New Media' exhibition-in-print. Artist must submit portfolio showing final artworks that are the result of a dedicated practice to exploring new visual art media and technologies. Selected finalist will be featured in a one-page article showing 3-6 images of his/her work and a write-up about their innovative practice in the Fall 2011 issue of Visual Overture Magazine. New visual media only (examples include, but are not limited to, cell phone art, internet-based art, twitter-art).

Eligibility & Submission Requirements

Emerging Artist Eligibility:

Must be 18 years or older at time of submission
Must not be currently enrolled in any undergraduate studies
Submitted art must have been created within the last 3 years

Accepted Types of Art:
Sculpture, Metals, Textiles, Photography, Mixed Media, Painting, Drawing, Video Art, Moving Art, Digital Art, Printmaking, Ceramics, Glass, Installation (unless specified otherwise in above call for artists listing)

Accepted File Types:
Images for 2D and 3D art must be .jpg (set at 300dpi) and between 200k and 2MB
Only video/moving image artists may submit video files of .mov, .wmv, or .mp4 (up to 30MB)

How to Submit: (truncated)
Entries are only accepted online through web submissions form.
Artists may submit to both competitions if they meet the requirements for each.
Artists previously published in Visual Overture Magazine are not eligible for submission for one year after publication.

Apply online: