Uplifting Art for Elevator Doors 2020
Posted: Mar 11, 2020
Three images will be selected, one for each elevator door in the Cultural Center’s Education Wing. The images, provided as high resolution digital files, will be reproduced on material to be affixed to the elevator doors for one year.
Deadline for Submissions: May 29, 2020
Notification of Winners by June 12, 2020
Artists to Provide Digital Files for Printer by June 19, 2020
Installation by end of June 2020
Each artist will receive a $250 stipend and acknowledgement with contact information at the site of the installation.
$20 for first entry/$5 for each additional entry.
You may enter up to 20 images. Payment is non-refundable and does not guarantee acceptance.
The artwork pictured must be original to the artist. All mediums are acceptable, but sculptors and other artists whose images will include background material should consider how the background factors into the final image reproduced for display: i.e., the background should be aesthetically appropriate.
Director’s choice. Please note, there is no personal feedback given by jurors.
Notification will be done by email. If for any reason you do not receive your notification by the notification date, please check the filters in your email account.
ENTRY BY WEBSITE UPLOAD ONLY
Entry is done through Café, a web-based service that allows artists to upload images and organize their artwork for submissions to galleries. To apply for a call, you must leave our website and go to the Café website at www.callforentry.org where you can create a FREE artist account. You will add your details and upload your images to Café and then you can submit work to UPLIFTING ART 2020.
All images must be in JPEG format using Café guidelines. The image size must be no smaller than 1920 pixels on the longest side at 72 dpi. Maximum file size is 5 mb.
The elevator doors measure 36” wide x 80” high, which translates into a 1:2.2 ratio. Please submit work in portrait orientation only, landscape cannot translate to these dimensions. Images that are more than half as wide as they are high may be cropped to fit the available space.
All sales inquiries will be directed to the artist’s website.
The actual artwork will remain the property of the artist. The images, provided as high resolution digital files, will be reproduced on material to be affixed to the elevator doors for one year. The artists will grant copyright to the Cultural Center for this and promotional use.