Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Brooklyn Artists Gym: WAX

Deadline: April 9, 2012 (EMAIL)

Brooklyn Artists Gym
Gallery & Studios

Brooklyn, NY
Opening Reception: May 19, 2012

Brooklyn Artists Gym is seeking visual art submissions that include wax as a primary medium. Paintings, installation, sculpture, photography, and works on paper are considered provided wax is an integral and essential component of the piece. Entries are not limited to encaustic work.

Please include a brief statement (one or two paragraphs) describing your work and how wax plays a part in it, or describing how wax is important to the process and/or the finished work.

Open call for wax based artworks
2D /3D work no larger than 8’ in direction

The Gallery at BAG accepts artwork in all mediums, however no artwork may exceed 8 x 8 feet tall/wide
Submissions are welcome from United States and International artists granted that artwork can arrive on time.

All shipping costs are the responsibility of the artist. If accepted, artists will receive detailed shipping instructions from the Gallery Coordinator.

A $20 non-refundable processing/curation fee paid through Pay Pal is required and covers the submission cost of 1-3 artworks.

All artwork must be ready to hang or install, which means appropriate backing for wall pieces and any special installation must be planned and prepared ahead.

Brooklyn Artists Gym receives 30% commission on all sales made during exhibitions.

All applicants must submit a complete Open Call Submission Package for consideration.

Details available on website:

Open Call Submission Package:

Please direct questions to Mary Negro or Rhia Hurt

Mary Negro
Gallery Coordinator
Brooklyn Artists Gym

Rhia Hurt
Managing Director
Brooklyn Artists Gym

phone: 718-858-9069