BLACK & WHITE Juried All Media Exhibition: (Due: Dec. 8)

The Northville Art House presents the juried exhibition BLACK & WHITE to showcase the power and range of monochromatic colors through works that comprise of only blacks, grays, and whites.

 

PROSPECTUS: 

Entry Form: Visit Black and White  to enter and visit Northville Art House website for more information.

Location: Northville Art House, 215 W. Cady Street, Northville, MI 48167

Website: www.northvillearthouse.org

Gallery Admission and Hours: Free public exhibitions on view Tuesday - Friday 12 – 5 pm and Saturday 12 – 4 pm. 

Juror: Donn Angel Pérez 

Born in Barquisimeto, Venezuela, Donn Angel Pérez attended art and architecture schools before relocating to the USA. Donn received a master’s degree in Architecture from The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He has produced art works and practiced architecture in California and the metropolitan area of Detroit. He currently lives and works in Chelsea, MI. Learn more at http://www.sitiosdesign.com

 

Prizes: $650 in cash awards for 1st– 4th Place: $300, $200, $100, and $50; Honorable Mention Awards.

Reception: Friday, February 7, 5:30 – 8:30 PM with Awards Presentation at 7 PM. 

Eligibility: Artists, 18 and over, may submit a maximum of 3 works of art created in any media, except video, within the last 5 years, and not previously exhibited at the Art House. 

Submissions are open to the artists’ interpretation as long as the artwork consists entirely of black, gray and white values. No other color is allowed. The maximum size of all artwork including the frame is 54” in any direction. Artwork is preferred to be for sale.  

Entry Deadline: All entries MUST be submitted by Sunday, December 8, 11:59 PM EST.

Entry Fee: Non-refundable fees of $35 for non-membersand $25 for Northville Art House members, entitles each artist to submit a maximum of 3 works of art.

Notification of Acceptance: Artists will be notified by email on or before Friday, January 3. A label will be supplied to temporary affix to the back of the artwork. 

Delivery: All costs, including packing, shipping and liability for damage, are the artist’s responsibility. A pre-paid return label for shipped artwork must be included as well as instructions for special installations.

 

Pre-paid shipped artwork should arrive by Monday, February 3. Hand-delivered artwork drop-off times are Sunday, February 2 and Monday, February 3, 12 – 2 pm.

 

Presentation: Artwork must in excellent condition, ready for secure installation, and properly labeled before delivery. All 2D work must be framed and ready for hanging with hooks and a wire. Sawtooth hangers are not accepted. Canvases may be framed, wrapped or have painted sides. All 3D work must be free standing, stand on a pedestal, or hang securely with wire or rod. Unsuitably prepared, hazardous, unstable, or extremely fragile work will be declined.

Submit alternative installation methods for consideration at exhibits@northvillearthouse.org.


Art Sales: A 35% commission will be charged on all art for sale. Art may not be removed during the exhibition.

Pick-Up: All artwork must remain in the exhibition through September 28. Artwork may be picked-up on March 1 & March 2, 12 – 2 PM, and after during regular gallery hours. Artists call or email ahead to authorize a representative to pick-up their work. Return artwork will be packed in the same or similar materials and shipped by October 4. Artwork not picked up 30 days after the exhibition will be considered abandoned and become the property of Northville Art House.

Terms and Conditions: Submissions to the exhibition shall constitute an agreement to comply with the terms and conditions set forth in this entry and in the Art Exhibition and Sales Agreement. 

 

Questions? Email Ryan Kaltenbach, Creativer Director at exhibits@northvillearthouse.org.

 

Jamie Earnest