Saturday, June 15, 2013

Innovations in Fiber Art VI

Deadline: September 9, 2013 (ONLINE)

Innovations in Fiber Art VI
International Juried Fiber Art Exhibit
Sebastopol Center for the Arts

Sebastopol, CA
October 24 – November 30, 2013

The Fiber Art juried exhibition is held every two years at Sebastopol Center for the Arts (SCA). This 6th biannual exhibit will be shown in a new, larger facility. As part of this new venture, SCA is joining with Surface Design Association to welcome artists from all over the world to participate in a unique celebration of fiber arts.

Innovations in Fiber Art VI is a juried exhibition presenting thought-provoking, unconventional and innovative fiber works in a range of materials--metals, mesh, paper, wood, natural or manmade fibers--applied to fiber techniques, Accepting two- or three-dimensional pieces including wearable art and installations.

To enter you must be either a Sebastopol Center for the Arts (SCA) or Surface Design Association (SDA) member.
Entry submissions are online, by jpeg only. All work must be original and not previously shown at SCA.
Maximum of 3 entries per artist plus up to two details of each entry.
Work can be wall-hung, free-standing, pedestal, mounted or installation.
Maximum size: All work must fit through a 6’ x 6.5’ doorway (105’’ on diagonal).
Wall-hung work may not exceed 10’ height x 10’ width x 12’’ depth (including frame), and not weigh over 50 lbs.
Free-standing work may not exceed 114’’ in height.

Susan Taber Avila is an artist, Professor of Design (Textiles & Fashion) at the University of California, Davis and a Chutian Scholar at Wuhan Textile University in Wuhan, China.

Joan Schulze is an independent artist and lecturer in 17 countries since the 70s, She has work in many museums and private collections, exhibits; teaches internationally and is highly regarded for her work in collage and the fiber arts.

$20 one entry, $36 two entries, $40 three entries Non-refundable

Join when entering show on SCA’s website.
Sebastopol Center for the Arts
$40 one year

Surface Design Association
$60 one year dues for members plus mailing fees: US no fee, Canada $12, other countries $20.

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Sebastopol Center for the Arts
282 S. High St
Sebastopol CA 95472

Surface Design Association
PO Box 360
Sebastopol CA 95473