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Sightlines
Nov10–Dec 22

Sightlines















November 10–December 22
Sightlines

OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, November 10, 6–8PM
National Show Open to original works of all media–Juried by Adam Adelson

No straight reproductioins or giclee's.

 

South Shore Art Center seeks entries of distinctive work within the theme of "Sightlines."

 


JPEG SIZING: Image size for entry on Smarter Entry: Images should be at least 1280 pixels in the longest dimension at 72 ppi, file size not to exceed 2 MB.

 

FEES: $25 for up to 3 entries, $35 for 4, $45 for 5

 

PRIZES
First Prize $500
Second Prize $300
Third Prize $200

 

ALL WORKS MUST BE FOR SALE. South Shore Art Center receives 40% of the purchase price. Please submit only work that will be available at the time of the exhibition and will remain for its entirety. No accepted entry may be withdrawn prior to the close of the exhibition. No pricing changes will be allowed after acceptance. Living artists only. Work that is copied or done under the guidance of an instructor is not eligible. Entries must not have been previously exhibited at SSAC or the SSAC Arts Festival. If the work does not fully reflect what is represented on the jpeg, South Shore Art Center reserves the right to eliminate it from the exhibition.

 

 



Open to "New England Society of Botanical Artists" Only

RAWA Feast of Botanical Art
September 15, 2017—November 5, 2017
Reception September 15, 6pm–8pm

 

A New England Society of Botanical Artists members' juried exhibit open to any NESBA member in good standing (dues paid). Click here to enter, or paste this link in your browser: https://client.smarterentry.com/ssac/ use check out code ssac. Deadline: May 31, 2017.

 

JPEG SIZING: Image size for entry on Smarter Entry: Images should be at least 1280 pixels in the longest dimension at 72 ppi, file size not to exceed 2 MB.

 

FEES: $25 for up to 3 entries

 

Theme—An original contemporary botanical artwork depicting an edible plant or plants.  The subject may be from anywhere in the world, it need not be a New England native.

 

Exhibition guidelines—Artwork must be for sale.  SSAC will sell the work at the price listed and set by the artist with a 40% commission going to the gallery.

 

Framing—Please follow NESBA framing standards for this exhibit except that ALL frames will be painted white wood.  No gold or natural wood frames, no metal frames.  Plexi or glass is permitted at this gallery.  No sawtooth hangers.  Frames that do not meet exhibit quality standards will not be accepted.  All artwork must be bubble wrapped and properly labeled.  If shipping, please enclose shipping instructions plus return prepaid shipping label and return prepaid shipping instructions.

 

Artist Statement—Submit an artists statement/bio to be included in the exhibition's promotional material (optional).  Mail a one page artist statement or resume before the delivery due date to Kathy Folino, 375 East Water St., Rockland, MA 02370.  Guidelines for your statement are posted on the NESBA website.

Submission deadline for your entries is May 15, 2017.  Entries can be completed on line at the Smart Entry site with more specific instructions to follow.

 

Drop off
South :
Sarah Roche        Cape: Ellen Duarte
West: Nancy Horrall        Wellesley area: Celeste Hurley
North: Rita Edmunds     Shipping via USPS or UPS: J. Westner

Accepted work will be due on September 8th either to your drop off person or directly to the gallery.  Pick up at the gallery will be Nov. 6 or 7 or by arrangement with your pick-up contact.

Work will be insured while in the gallery for 60% of the sale price.