Sunday, February 24, 2013

HOT MUD: Emerging Canadian Ceramists

Call for Entry - Deadline March 15, 2013 

The Burlington Art Centre is now accepting submissions for the exhibition Hot Mud: Emerging Canadian Ceramists. The exhibition will take place in the Lee-Chin Family Gallery at the BAC, from September 7 to November 4, 2013.

Exhibition Focus
A survey of the most exciting and promising emerging artists working with ceramics in Canada today, selected by senior Canadian artists and curators in five regions across the country.

Eligibility
Emerging artists are those at an early stage in their careers and have created a modest independent body of work. To be eligible for this exhibition, artists must have completed basic training, are recognized by other artists working in the field, have a history of professional exhibitions and publications, and who have maintained an independent professional practice for a minimum of three years to a maximum of ten years prior to their application. Submissions by individual artists, groups, and collectives will be considered. 

Jurors
Atlantic Provinces & Newfoundland - Gloria Hickey
Quebec - Alan Elder
Ontario - Rachael Gotlieb
Prairies & the Territories - Greg Payce
British Columbia - Sally Michener

Submissions
  • Cover letter with current contact information and one paragraph biography
  • CV and one page artist statement
  • 15 numbered and labeled images, JPG format, no larger than 500kb, with accompanying image list
  • Self-addressed return envelope
Send no later than March 15, to:
Hot Mud – PROPOSAL
Burlington Art Centre
1333 Lakeshore Road,
Burlington, ON   L7S 1A9

For more information please contact:
George Wale, Director of Programs waleg@thebac.ca
Jonathan Smith, Curator of Collection smithj@thebac.ca

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