Tuesday, June 18, 2013

From These Hills 2013: Contemporary Art in the Southern Appalachian Highlands

Deadline: August 1, 2013 (RECEIVE)

From These Hills 2013:
Contemporary Art in the Southern Appalachian Highlands
William King Museum

Center for Art and Cultural Heritage
Abingdon, VA
October 18, 2013 to February 16, 2014

Open to artists working in any media – painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, sculpture, ceramics, glass, textiles, mixed media, vido, performance art – in the geographic areas of Southwest Virginia, Northeast Tennessee, Western North Carolina, Southern West Virginia, and Eastern Kentucky.

How to Enter (truncated)
Download entry form, and mail a cd-rom with six digital images or dvd for video and performance art, along with a SASE, an artist’s statement and resume.

A non-refundable submission fee of $20 is required.

Curatorial Process
Initial consideration will be made by the guest curator from the images submitted. It is our intention to select artists, not necessarily specific works of art.

Preparation & Transportation of Works
All works should be ready for installation, with identification label attached to the back. Label copy should include name, title, dimensions, completion date, medium and price/insurance value. Delivery and pick-up of works are the responsibility of the artist.

Guest Curator
Steven Matijcio, Curator at the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, and former Curator of Contemporary Art at the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA) in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

Download Entry Form: www.williamkingmuseum.org/whole-page-fth-submission.pdf

Complete Prospects available on website: www.williamkingmuseum.org/from-these-hills-2013-contemporary-art-in-the-southern-appalachian-highlands