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Open Call for artwork/furniture #1: Open Call: At Your Service

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Blog entry by GlenGuarino posted 09-29-2011 10:30 PM 941 reads 2 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Hi everyone, Marie & I jury online art shows at Crafthaus.com If anyone is interested in submitting this is a link to the call
http://crafthaus.ning.com/group/crafthausexhibition/forum/topics/open-call-at-your-service

Open Call: At Your Service:

ALL ARTISTS (crafthaus members or not) are invited to submit for “At Your Service.” The online exhibition will be highlighted for one month and then have a permanent home in Past Online Exhibits. Some ideas are a table, buffet, chair, dishes, liquor cabinet, tablecloth, silverware chest, lighting, flatware, napkin rings… you get the idea: anything used to serve food & beverages. Work in ALL MEDIA is encouraged!

ELIGIBILITY:
Submitted work must be designed and made by the artist. No work made from kits will be considered. We are looking for work that would be at home in an art gallery.

SUBMISSION PROCESS: Please submit to mgcurators[at]yahoo.com
1. Images: You may submit up to 5 pieces, each piece may be represented by 1-2 images, a full view and a detail. Please include on each 
file image: your last name & title of the piece. Ex: Smith_Tribeca.jpg 
 Image size: .jpg format (medium) no larger than 800 pixels in direction & 72 dpi will be fine. .

2. On a Word document:
a. Brief list of materials
b. Dimensions in height x width x depth
c. Photographer, let’s give him/her credit.
d. Contact information for us to reach you. This will not be published or shared with anyone.
e. Artist Statement or Video: A 20-word discussion about each piece is advisable, not mandatory.This is helpful for guests visiting the exhibition. Or send us a link to a short video discussing your art or show how the piece was made. General public will love this!

3. By sending artwork for consideration, you grant us permission to consider said artwork for inclusion in “At Your Service”. The image(s) can also be used for promotional purposes of the online exhibition on crafthaus and/or other image sharing websites. The curators will strive to give full credit to the artist and photographer wherever possible. Please submit to mgcurators[at]yahoo.com

If you are not sure if your pieces will fit, SEND them for us to look at.

Dates to keep in mind:
Submission Deadline: Nov 29, 2011
Notification to artist via email: Dec 2, 2011
Exhibition: Opening at Crafthaus Dec 22, 2011

We look forward to seeing your work!

If anyone has a question, please let me know. There is no submission fee.
Thanks

-- http://www.guarinofurnituredesigns.com/



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#1 posted 09-29-2011 10:34 PM

In addition to Crafthaus,we will put the show on Twitter, Facebook, Timber Home, Linkedin.

“At Your Service” will be highlighted for one month & then join other shows in “Past Online Exhibits” where it will remain permanently. We love gallery & museum shows, but this offers permanent visibility.

-- http://www.guarinofurnituredesigns.com/

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#2 posted 07-07-2012 03:14 PM

We have a call for an online show hosted by Crafthaus.com There is no fee to submit nor will there be a fee if accepted. Enlighten Me will be highlighted for one month & then move to Past Online Exhibits where it remains permanently Link to call http://crafthaus.ning.com/group/crafthausexhibition/forum/topics/open-call-enlighten-me

We put the call up early to give everyone time to design & make a lamp…

Small Treasures 2 is our latest show http://crafthaus.ning.com/group/smalll-treasures-2 We received 114 images to jury.

We would love to get more wood & metal folks to submit. If anyone does want to submit & needs help with sizing images, let us know.

-- http://www.guarinofurnituredesigns.com/

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