Call For Artists – A New View A Photography Exhibition

This November Pacific Art League will be presenting a collection of works dedicated solely to the exploration of photographic arts. Welcoming photographers of all levels, we want to see how you create alluring images reflecting the fragments of life. Whether it be abstract or representational, nature or urban, timeworn or new, personal or ordinary. The gallery invites all photographic processes in color or BW.

ELIGIBILITY
Open to all media. Limits on video and installation-contact below

EXHIBITION DATES
November 4th-23rd, 2016

SUBMISSION PROCESS
Submit your artwork electronically at:
https://pacificartleague.submittable.com/submit

ENTRY FEE
Members: $40 for first entry, $10 for each additional entry.
Non-members: $50 for first entry, $10 for each additional entry.

SELECTION NOTIFICATION
Thursday, October 20th, 2016 by email.
Award winners are announced at the Friday, November 4th opening reception.

OPENING RECEPTION
First Friday, November 4th, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM

SUBMISSION DEADLINE
Thursday, October 13th, 2016

EXHIBITION GUIDELINES

  • All work must be original and not previously exhibited at Pacific Art League.
  • All 2D work must be ready to hang on a wire.All 2D work must be framed or on gallery-wrapped canvas with finished edges.
  • Size of work limited to 40” wide by 50” tall, including frame. (contact below for inquiry)
  • All work must be for sale. Members receive 70% of sale price. Non-members receive 60% of sale price.
  • All work must be labeled on the front and back with title and artist’s name.

AWARDS
1st: $250
2nd: $125
3rd: $75
3 Honorable Mentions

JUDGE
Kelsey Issel, Art Director of The Midway Creative Complex in San Francisco, California.

HAND DELIVER ACCEPTED WORK
Friday & Saturday, October 28th & 29th, 10AM – 4PM.
All work must be hand-delivered to PAL. No shipped work will be accepted.

PICK UP WORK
Friday & Saturday, November 26th ONLY, 10AM – 4PM.


Kelsey Issel is an artist and curator living and working in the San Francisco Bay Area. Issel first sunk her teeth into the greater art scene, producing one of the first independent and affordable art fairs, based out of Brooklyn, called Fountain Art Fair. Living in the Bay Area, Issel worked for a private collection manager for many years until meeting Jeff Whitmore, founder of The Midway Project. Together, in 2014, they founded and directed, Artbeats, a 3-day art happening at SF’s historic Pier 70 building, honoring the roots of Fountain as an accessible art fair for the public to engage with independent artists and galleries alike. In 2015, Kelsey took on the role as Art Director at The Midway Creative Complex to develop their two gallery spaces and artist in residency program with a focus on interdisciplinary art.

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