Eros and Thanatos National Juried Competition: (Due: Nov. 23)
Eros and Thanatos
National Juried Competition
Buckham Gallery invites you to enter Eros & Thanatos, a national competition established to explore the Greek words for Love and Death. Eros, Greek god of love and sex, and Thanatos, the personification of death, have been used throughout western culture to symbolize the driving forces of life, love, sexuality and creativity as well as acknowledging our own mortality. All styles, media, and interpretations are welcome and encouraged.
Exhibition Dates: February 14 - March 7, 2020
This exhibition will open February 14, 2020 at Buckham Gallery, Flint, Michigan.
Deadline: November 23, 2019
Prizes: first prize $1,000; second prize $500; third prize $250
Juror: Ed Fraga
Ed Fraga, esteemed Detroit based artist, is a recipient of an Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Fellowship, a Kresge Artist Fellowship, and a Bellagio Center Rockefeller Foundation residency. Fraga exhibits internationally and is included in many public collections including: Cranbrook Art Museum, Detroit Institute of Arts, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Flint Institute of Arts, and Wayne State University.
Submission: $20 for up to 3 images. (Free for Buckham members)
Each artist may submit up to 3 works for $20
All work must be original in concept
Submitted images of work must represent its true appearance and not be altered digitally
Artist must be 18 years of age or older
Artist must be a resident of the USA
Submissions must be entered through CaFE by November 23, 2019 https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=7023
Please see complete details at https://www.buckhamgallery.org/eros--thanatos-juried-competition.html
Please direct questions to Michele Leclaire via email at Exhibitions@buckhamgallery.org