Monday, June 11, 2012

Some Things Looming: Black, White and Red All Over

Deadline: July 21, 2012 (POSTMARK) or (EMAIL)

Fall 2012 Challenge
Some Things Looming

Reading, PA
September 15 – October 27, 2012

What is black, white and red all over? A zebra with sunburn! A newspaper. A vampire having a midnight snack.

Some Things Looming fall 2012 challenge invites you to solve this visual and verbal conundrum in your own unique but fiber oriented way. Whether this powerful group of hues takes your mind to emotions, animals, interior design, or fashion, etc., they regularly produce a bold visual reaction. So embrace the black-white-red challenge, person, or idea in your life and let fiber arts be the language through which we read it.

RULES for ENTRY (truncated)

 All work must be original, one-of-a-kind, made by the artist submitting the entry.
 Artists may submit up to a maximum of three works, completed within the last three years, to be in the exhibition. Due to space restrictions, 2-D work must be 40"x 40" or less, 3-D work on pedestals no larger than 18" x18"x 18". Freestanding works will be accepted. No large installations can be considered. Yardage is acceptable.
 Entry Fee of $25  You may submit up to 3 images per works submitted. (Max 3 works x 3 images = max 9 total images)
 Submit general artist Statement and a 100 word (or less) write up for each work submitted (for catalog and promo).


Entries will be selected by some things looming based on their quality and relevance to the goal/theme of the exhibit. Unusual, experimental, and tradi-tional fiber work is all good. Please be certain that it is quality-prepared for exhibit, completed within the last three years, and have relevance to the theme.

Selected artists are responsible for costs of shipping their work to and from the gallery. Notifications will be sent out August 11, 2012.

All questions concerning submissions may be directed to:

Download prospectus: BWR_Prospectus_TypeInForm.pdf

Visit website for more details:

some things looming
526 washington street
reading pa 19601