Sunday, October 10, 2010

Call for Entries: Brush Gallery Annual Members Show (Lowell, MA)

Brush Gallery Annual Members' Show

December 11, 2010 to January 29, 2011
Deadline for entry: November 9, 2010

AWARDS:
Best in Show: $200.00

JUROR:
James Veatch, Chairman, Art Department, University of Massachusetts Lowell

EXHIBITION: this juried members' exhibition will be a mix of paintings, collage, fiber, photography, drawings and sculpture. The opening reception will be held during our popular Holiday Marketplace Weekend.

ELIGIBILITY: open to all active members of the Brush Art Gallery -OR- the New England Sculptors Association (NESA)

SUBMISSION: Application is done on-line. Work will by juried from digital images on CD. Up to 3 pieces may be submitted. Where appropriate, 2 views of each piece may be provided. Application fee is only $15.00, but membership in the Brush Gallery or New England Sculptors Association is required.

You will be given an opportunity to apply for membership from either the Brush Gallery or the New England Sculptors Association. This is a good time to take out a membership as there will be no fewer than 4 juried exhibitions scheduled at the Brush over the next year, with deep discounts on application fees being offered to members.

COMMISSION: A 30% commission will be taken on all sales.

IMPORTANT DATES:

  • November 9: Application, CD and payment due at Brush Gallery no later than 4:00 pm
  • November 16: Notification of jury results
  • December 2, 3 and 4: Delivery of work to Brush Gallery
  • December 11: Artists' Reception and exhibition opens to the public
  • January 29, 2011: Exhibition closes at 4:00
  • January 30 and Jan 31, Artwork pickup (noon - 4 PM); Shipped artwork returned.

GALLERY: The Brush Art Gallery is housed in a restored silk mill in the National Historical Park next to the Visitor Center. The complex, which was modeled on the Torpedo Factory in Alexandria, VA, houses a 2,000 square foot gallery for changing exhibitions by regional, national, and international artists, as well as studios for 15 resident artists and 22 associate artists. The gallery is handicapped-accessible.

The Brush Gallery & Artists Studios
256 Market St., Lowell, MA 01852
978-459-7819
info@thebrush.org

FOR COMPLETE DETAILS AND ON-LINE APPLICATION FOR MEMBERSHIP, CLICK HERE.