Opportunity

OPEN CALL FOR EMERGING ARTISTS

Prak-sis Contemporary Art Association is accepting artists' portfolios for a contest until August 13th. 

One winner will be selected, and they will accompany Prak-sis to Miami, FL for the Aqua Art Miami art fair, where they will exhibit their artwork in the Prak-sis booth to over 10,000 visitors, collectors, and buyers. Aqua Art Miami is the sister show to the internationally renowned Art Miami fair and will be held from Nov. 30 - Dec. 6.

Other qualified artists will be invited to exhibit a work for a show at the Prak-sis/GACI Gallery in Chicago.

Application fee -- $50

Application after August 1st, 2016 will be $65.

Applications will be accepted through August 13th, and all submitting artists will be notified of decisions by August 16th.

Artists' portfolios, artist statements, short biographies, and the application fee should be mailed to the Prak-sis Gallery at 16 W Ontario St., 1st floor, Chicago, IL 60654.

Inquiries and digital portfolios can be sent to gaci.chicago@gmail.com

Call for G-Art Case International

 

G-Art Case International (GACI) will host an upcoming group show at 12" X 12".  GACI is located at 16 W. Ontario, Chicago, IL and is affiliated with Prak-sis Contemporary Art Association. This open call aims to focus on the display of small artwork.  Other mediums such as photographs, ceramics, sculptures, and video art are also welcome.  The work should be framed in order to permit hanging on a wall or; instead, professionally finished for display on a table or a shelf.  The size is limited to 12" X 12" X 12".

 

GACI will host international and local artists with an emphasis on one-person exhibitions.  Their work will be marketed internationally.

 

Please adhere to the following schedule and application documentation.  All the application documents must be sent to GACI.Chicago@gmail.com or myeon.praksis@gmail.com. 

 

 

Artwork to showcase from:  Nov 26th to Dec 15, 2015: 

 

Application deadline:            Oct. 19th, 2015

Notification of acceptance:  Nov 1st, 2015

Artwork delivery deadline:    Nov 20th, 2015

Opening reception:                Nov 26th, 2015

Artwork pick up:                     Dec 16th, 2015

 

*  A total of 5 jpg images as an e-mail attachment

   showing each of your art pieces.

*  Label each piece of artwork. 

   (Title, size, medium, year, price)

 

*  Artist contact information

   (Full name, Address, phone number, email address)

*  Bio and artist statement between 500 and 1000 words.

*  CV or resume

 

There is a handling fee of $35.00 USD.

 

 

 

 

 

The delivery to the gallery and pick-up of the artwork is the artist's responsibility.  The gallery will fully insure the artwork during the exhibition.

 

Artwork delivery deadline after an acceptance letter is 10 a.m. on Nov. 21st, 2015.

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