CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: STUDIO WATCH: EMERGING ARTIST SERIES – PAINTING 2016

Beaverbrook Art GalleryJune 14, 20160 Comments

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: STUDIO WATCH: EMERGING ARTIST SERIES PAINTING
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The Beaverbrook Art Gallery is calling for submissions for the Studio Watch: Emerging Artist Series – Painting 2016 exhibition. This innovative series provides New Brunswick artists, in the early stages of their career, with the opportunity for a solo exhibition, the publication of an exhibition brochure and the purchase of one of their works by the Beaverbrook Art Gallery.  In 2016 the Studio Watch: Emerging Artist Series – Painting 2016 exhibition will be held at the Beaverbrook Art Gallery in Fredericton from October 20, 2016 to January 15, 2017.

To be eligible an artist must:

  • Reside and produce art in New Brunswick (consideration will be given to permanent residents of New Brunswick attending higher education degree programs or conducting temporary projects outside of New Brunswick)
  • Have at least five years of experience in art making    
  • Have yet to have a solo exhibit in a major public gallery or museum 
  • Have a particular body of work ready for exhibition for October 2016

Each submission package must contain the following components: curriculum vitae, artist statement (400-500 words, five (5) digital image samples of work (JPEG format, file size 500-800 KB).

Please submit all packages electronically to curatorial@beaverbrookartgallery.org.

Deadline for applications: August 1, 2016

For further information on the Studio Watch: Emerging Artist Series – Painting 2016 exhibition exhibition please contact Curatorial Assistant Meredith Briden at curatorial@beaverbrookartgallery.org.

The curator of the exhibition is Jeffrey Spalding, C.M., R.C.A., Senior Curator of the Beaverbrook Art Gallery.

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