Brick + Mortar

Open Call: A Collection of Lines

 

OPEN CALL

Brick + Mortar Gallery

1247 Simon Boulevard Easton, PA #N101 18042

A COLLECTION OF LINES

Intending to create a stronger connection with local artists, B+M is holding an open call for their summer group exhibition A Collection of Lines running August 3 - 24 in the main gallery.    

A Collection of Lines will feature selected small drawings and works on paper created by artists living and/or working within a 40 mile radius of Brick + Mortar Gallery.

Application Deadline: July 5, 2019 (by Midnight)

No late applications will be considered. 


Guidelines:   

Each artist may submit up to 2 works total

All works must be a drawing or work on paper

Maximum  size of any work submitted: 12” x 12”  (including frame) 

All work must be framed and ready to hang

Focus of the works:   “LINE …  a mark connecting two points”

Entry Requirements: 

All entries must be submitted electronically. No other formats will be accepted. 

EMAIL all entries to:  colleen@brickandmortargallery.com

SUBJECT LINE:   “Open Call : A Collection of Lines”

BODY:  Full Name, Studio or Home Address (must be within 40 miles of the gallery), 

Title, size, medium, price, + year of each work submitted

Website & Instagram handle (if applicable) 

Bio & CV in pdf format

JPEGs must be 72 dpi and at least 600 pixels but not greater that 1200 pixels in either direction. Maximum file size for any individual image is 1 MB

JPEG images MUST BE labeled LAST NAME_FIRST NAME_WORK TITLE.jpg

For example:

Doe_Jane_Untitled1.jpg

Doe_Jane_Line Drawing.jpg

Work must be no more than 12" in any direction including the framing. The size given for works should be the framed size. Height must be given before width regardless of whether the work is a vertical or a horizontal. Failure to follow instructions may result in the nullification of your entry.

Eligibility: Open to artists who are at least 18 years old at the time of entry living or working within 40 miles of Brick + Mortar Gallery.  Work must be no more than 12 inches (12”) in any direction including the framing. Accepted work must be suitably framed, wired and ready for hanging.

Acceptance: Artists will be notified of acceptance no later than July 15, 2019. No substitutions of accepted works will be allowed. All accepted work must remain in the gallery for the duration of the exhibit.

Sales: The gallery will take 50% commission on any work sold. Work not for sale must be marked “NFS” in the Price section of the submission form. NO “POR” (price on request) sales.

Delivery of Work:

HAND DELIVERED work will be accepted at the gallery ONLY on Sunday July 28 + Monday July  29  12-4pm

Return of Work

Work: must be picked up on Sunday August 25, 12-4pm or Monday August 26, 12-4pm. 

Important Dates: 

August 3 - August 24, 2019 - Exhibition on View

July 5 (by midnight) Deadline for Application

July 15                                   Notice of Acceptance

July 28 + 29                           Drop Off:  12-4pm

August 3                                Opening Reception 6-9pm

August 25 + 26                      Pick Up  12-4 pm *work not picked up from the gallery within 30 days of the pick-up will be considered abandoned and become property of the gallery.