JUST LIKE A WOMAN
prospectus

 

 

Self-Portrait with Necklace of Thorns by Frida Kahlo
Whistler’s Mother by James McNeill Whistler

THEME
Just Like a Woman seeks artwork that speaks to the layers of what it means to be female. A woman’s value, her mystery, her complexity, her beauty, and her possibilities. We celebrate woman from all over the world in their strength and vulnerability. Show us through your perspective women of all ages and stages that reveal aspects of the feminine core.

Open to ALL fine art mediums (oil, acrylic, watermedia, pastel, drawing, printmaking, mixed media, photography, sculpture, fiber, wood, digital art) except video.

CALENDAR
This show will now be an online exhibit
Show runs from June 3-14, 2020
JEPGs due by Friday, May 1, 2020
Notification of acceptance by Friday, May 15, 2020
Accepted work drop-off on Monday, June 1 between 9am-5pm
Accepted work being shipped must arrive by Monday, June 1 and no sooner than Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Reception on Friday, June 5, 2020 from 5-7pm
Pick up unsold work on Monday, June 15 between 9am-5pm
Work being shipped back will during the week of June 15, 2020

ENTRY FEE
$20 for first entry/$5 for each additional entry, you may enter up to 20 total. Payment is non-refundable and does not guarantee acceptance.

ELIGIBILITY
This call is open to artists worldwide, both amateur and professional.

RULES
Work that is copied or done under the guidance of an instructor is not eligible. Please submit only work that will be available at the time of the exhibit and will remain for its entirety. If the work does not fully reflect what is represented on the jpeg the Cultural Center reserves the right to eliminate it from the exhibition.

FRAMING
Framed work must be fitted firmly in frame with wire for hanging. No loose glass over mats. Gallery wrapped canvases are permitted. Poorly presented work will not be hung.

ARTWORK DELIVERY
Shipping, return shipping and a handling fees are the responsibility of the artist. Delivery instructions will accompany email notification of acceptance. Purchase of return shipping labels is the responsibility of the artist. All artwork must arrive by the scheduled receiving date.

JUROR
Director’s choice. Please note, there is no personal feedback given by jurors.

NOTIFICATION
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 Just Like a Woman.

FORMATTING
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. 

SALES
All works should be for sale. Members of the Cultural Center are charged a 30% commission on all sales, non-members a 40% commission. To become a member please visit our website www.cultural-center.org

REGULATIONS
By submitting images, you agree that the images are your own work, you own all rights to the images, and you take full responsibility for the content of all images, including the likeness of recognizable individuals. The actual artwork will remain the property of the artist. The artists will grant copyright to the Cultural Center for display and promotional use.