Saturday, June 27, 2015

ArtQuilt Elements 2016

Two Deadlines: {ONLINE}

September 30, 2015
October 5, 2015 [Late]

ArtQuilt Elements 2016
Wayne Art Center

Wayne PA
March 18 to April 28, 2016

AQE 2016 is the 12th exhibition of this internationally acclaimed show set in suburban Philadelphia. “One of the distinctions of our show is our professional presentation of art quilts. The exhibition has been widely praised by reviewers and artists not only for exhibiting the quilts in our gallery settings but also for promoting the art quilt as an art form” stated Nancy Campbell, Executive Director of the Wayne Art Center.

Over $3000+ in awards.

Juror: Bruce Pepich, Racine Art Museum, Executive Director and Curator of Collections


Work submitted must be innovative and original in design. Work derivative of other quilt artists or work created in a workshop with the collaboration of an instructor is not acceptable.

Work must be a personal expression of the artist’s intent.

Quilts submitted must have been completed after January 1, 2013.

If this quilt is framed, that information and the finished size including the frame must be listed on the application.

There is no size restriction for 2016.

A hanging device or bar MUST be included when shipping the quilt to Wayne Art Center. If the hanging device is not included with the artwork, the artist will be charged $25 in order to prepare a new device to properly install the work.

The artist contact email provided on the on-line application must remain active during the submission and exhibition process. The artist is responsible for checking their email for acceptance and/or decline and other information regarding the Art Quilt Elements 2016 exhibition.

Art quilts must be available FOR SALE.

Sale price that is noted on the on-line application is the FINAL price if the quilt is accepted into the 2016 exhibition. (If the applicant is unsure of how to price the work, please email and the work will be reviewed to offer pricing guidelines.

We reserve the right to omit from the exhibition accepted quilts that differ dramatically from what is represented by the digital image submitted.

Entry Fees: The entry fee is $45 for up to three quilts. Late application entry fee is $65 for up to three quilts.

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