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 12th National Juried Exhibition

 May 24 - June 18, 2016

Deadline: February 15, 2016
Late deadline: February 29, 2016   

 Juror:  Carmen del Valle Hermo,

Assistant Curator for Collections, The Guggenheim Museum, NYC

Carmen Hermo at the Guggenheim:

Curator for acquisitions of emerging artists through the Young Collectors Council.  Co-curator of Now's the Time: Recent Acquisitions (2012-13) and Storylines: Contemporary Art at the Guggenheim (2015).



founded in 1984, is a non-profit alternative center dedicated to the promotion of contemporary artists. 

Located in Chelsea, the gallery has 2000+ square feet of gallery space at a premier location in a destination building.


Serves as a supportive base for a diversity of artistic and political views. The heart of our work is the exhibition season consisting of solo exhibitions and curated group shows. 

We believe the arts provide an important social service and that there is an inherent power in art to enrich the quality and depth of people's lives.


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This is our preferred method of processing entries and has everything needed in one simple space. 


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February 15, 2016
LATE DEADLINE February 29, 2016 


May 4, 2016  

Delivery of Work  May 19-21

Reception  Thursday May 29, 2016

PICK UP/Return  June 19, 20, 2016

Invitations provided

3 Cash Awards

Eligibility   Open to artists of any gender working in any media and currently residing in the U.S. We expect to review recent work only.

Notification   May 4, 2016.

Accepted Work
Ceres will exercise the right to reject any work that does not accurately represent the submitted image.

Artist is responsible for shipping both ways. Details will be provided upon acceptance.

Fees Non-refundable fee of $45 for up to 3 images, $5 for each additional image with no limit.

For sculptors only: two views of each work (6 images) permitted with no additional fee. 

IMAGES with jpgs .png or .gif files only Maximum size: 5MB files. No thumbnails please.  Minimum image width 500 pixels.


Dimensions of work  (including frame) not to exceed 48" in width, 60" in height and 40" in depth. Work may not weigh more than 100 lbs. Plexiglas must be used on framed works. 
Selected work should be delivered ready for hanging. A limited number of bases are available for sculpture.  Video submissions must come ready to be seen, i.e. tv, etc. 

Sales Ceres encourages the sale of work. Ceres expects a contribution of 25% on all sales. Work must remain on exhibit until 6 p.m. of the last day of the exhibition.


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All possible care will be taken of the work but Ceres, its officers and agents will not bear liability for any loss or damage to any work while in transit to or from Ceres or while hanging in the gallery. It is advisable to provide your own insurance for art work.



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1.  CD with images titled on CD,  Last name, first initial, image#. jpg


2.  Check or Money Order made out to Ceres Gallery


 3. This form, completed 


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Submission constitutes acceptance of all specifications put forth in this prospectus.

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