Deadline: February 23rd, 2017From their call: Blue Line Arts is proud to present Off Center, a brand new international ceramic art competition for 2017. This year, we are honored to have such illustrious ceramic artists, Sandra Simon and Robert Brady, as our judges. Since the first ceramics were created, like Venus of Dolní Věstonice, before 25,000 BCE and pottery vessels that were discovered in Jiangxi, China, which date back to 18,000 BC, people have been fascinated with clay. Here is your opportunity to show what your vision is in ceramics.
Awards: First Place: $1000., Second Place: $750., Third Place: $500., Curator’s Choice: A solo exhibition, to take place in our Westpark Workshop Gallery in 2018, will be given to one participating artist.
1) Off Center is open to all ceramic artists worldwide.
2) Artists may submit up to three (3) entries that are original pieces and are made up of at least 80% clay as the primary medium. Three (3) Images (views – front, back, top) per ENTRY may be submitted.
3) Size limitations: Pieces must be able to enter through doors with clear entry of 94″ h X 91″ w inches. Please have mercy on us and do not submit pieces that are over 60 pounds.
4) We have 10 foot ceilings in the gallery.
5) Submission of all works must be done online via EntryThingy. Click on the “Call For Artists” button on the Blue Line Arts website and you will be taken automatically to the EntryThingy sign-in.
6) All works submitted must have been created after January 2014
Prospectus for more detailed information: http://www.bluelinearts.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Prospectus_Off-Center.pdf
About: The Non-Profit Organization Blue Line Arts is an active South Placer community resource established over 45 years ago to promote the arts. Blue Line Arts showcases the works of regional and national artists, and offers flexible exhibition space suitable for small musical performances, lectures, parties, and demonstrations. A special Childrens Gallery provides a dedicated location for children’s programs.
Blue Line Arts, 405 Vernon Street, Suite 100, Roseville, California