INQUIRIES CONTACT: 646.486.4730 – email@example.com
ABOUT THE JUROR: Priscilla Vail Caldwell is
an independent curator, advisor, writer and former Director at DC Moore
Gallery in Chelsea. Having written extensively on modern and
contemporary American painting and sculpture her contributions include
catalogs and essays for both gallery and museum publications. Caldwell
has curated hundreds of solo and group exhibitions including Claire Sherman: Sempervirens, (DC Moore, 2014); Duane Michals: Empty New York, (DC Moore, 2014);Woods, Lovely, Dark and Deep, (DC Moore, 2013); Paved Paradise (DC Moore, 2012); Kimber Smith: The Winged Life, (Graham Gallery, 2011); Joe Fyfe: Wood/Cloth/Color (Graham
Gallery, 2011). Formerly a partner at Graham Gallery, New York,
Caldwell serves on the board at Sculpture Center in Long Island City
and is a member of the Parents Executive Committee at Oberlin College.
Caldwell received a B.A. in Art History from Northwestern University
and an M.A. in Art History from Williams College. She is a recipient of
a Kress Foundation Grant.
to U.S. resident artists at least 18 years old. Eligible media include
oils, acrylics, pastels, watercolors, prints, drawings and mixed in any
medium. Not eligible: sculpture, video, installation, photography,
giclees, and digital art. All artwork must be original. Two-dimensional
work may not be exceed 32” x 32”, including frame. The size given for
works should be the unframed size. Height must be given before width
regardless of orientation. The gallery will not correct dimension
errors. Entry form must be filled out completely. Failure to follow the
instructions may result in the nullification of your entry. Gallery
reserves the right to reject inaccurately represented work.
work may be refused if it does not conform to the entry image & no
substitutions will be allowed. All work must remain in the gallery for
the duration of the exhibition.
must be suitably framed (or sides cleanly finished or painted), wired
ready for hanging. D-rings should be used for heavy works. Drawings,
prints, watercolors and pastels must be under Plexiglas. (Glass is
permissible for hand delivery.)
fee is $35 for 1-3 works. $6 for each additional work up to 6 works
total. Entry fees are paid through the entry form’s PayPal link, which
accepts credit cards. Fees are nonrefundable.
SUBMISSION & ENTRY REQUIREMENT Work will be juried from images submitted only through the gallery’s online submission form at:www.bluemountaingallery.org.
Images must be JPEGs with minimum width/height of 500 pixels, maximum
size as 3MB. Do not use spaces or special characters (!@$, etc.) in
image file names. An embedded color profile is recommended for accurate
IMAGE LABELING: JPEG images MUST BE labeled as follows:
- LAST Name_FIRST Name_Title
- smith_joe_untitled 1.jpg b
SALES The gallery will take no commission on any work sold. Work not for sale must be marked “N.F.S.” No “P.O.R.” sales.
work must arrive by Thursday, December 15, 2016 in a sturdy, reusable
container. Hand-delivered work must arrive on Friday, December 16, or
Saturday, December 17, between 11am and 6pm (or earlier date by
appointment). Packaging must be removed from the gallery at the
time of delivery. Return shipping must be prepaid through UPS’ or
FedEx’ websites or with other shipper who will pick up work at the
gallery. A computer-generated return label for return of work MUST be
enclosed or emailed ahead of time to the gallery. NO EXCEPTIONS. Substitutions and late arriving work will not be hung.
possible care will be taken with the all the artwork, but our insurance
only covers work while it is in the gallery. We will not be responsible
for any loss or damage to the work while in transit to or from the
gallery. There are no handling fees but travel insurance is the
responsibility of the artist. The payment of the entry fee will serve
as your acceptance of the terms and conditions stated in this
hand delivered work must be picked up from gallery on Saturday January
28 between 6-8:30 pm or Sunday January 29 between 10am and 12pm. Works
not removed on these days will be placed in storage (will be a storage
charge $5 a day) and released at gallery’s convenience. Shipped works
will be returned the week of February 7.
applications must be submitted before midnight on October 17, 2016.
Blue Mountain Gallery will make every effort to notify all applicants
of juror’s decision by November 7, 2016.
July 12, 2016 Entry acceptance begins
October 17 Entry Deadline
November 7 Notifications emailed to artists
December 15 Receipt of shipped work
December 16- 17 Hand-delivered of work, 11-6 pm
December 26-31 Installation
January 5, 2017 Opening Reception, 5-8 pm
January 28 Exhibition closes.
January 28 Pick up hand-delivered work: 6-8:30 pm
January 29 Pick up Hand-delivered work: 10am-noon
Week of Feb 7 Return of shipped work via UPS or FedEx
Online Submission: http://www.bluemountaingallery.org/juried-exhibition-2017/