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Time: September 26, 2014 at 12am to October 3, 2014 at 12pm
Location: Torpedo Factory Art Center / Target Gallery
Street: 105 N. Union St.
City/Town: Alexandria, VA 22314
Website or Map: http://artd.co/m/12h
Phone: 703.838.4565 ext 4
Event Type: artdeadline, ad.c-sample-ops
Organized By: Target Gallery
Latest Activity: Sep 29, 2014
International Deadline: October 3, 2014 - Highly regarded Torpedo Factory Art Center/Target Gallery presents '5x5(x5)'. Back by popular demand, this small works show is a juried exhibition that invites artists to submit work that cannot exceed 5" in any directions. This is an all media exhibit open to all artists nationally and internationally.
Kayleigh Bryant is a local arts writer, curator, and arts administrator. She works with and mentors emerging artists in residence as they begin their careers at Strathmore in North Bethesda, Maryland. Ms. Bryant earned her B.A. in Art History from the University of Maryland, College Park and her M.A. in Museum Studies from the George Washington University. She is part of the FLEX curatorial initiative in DC. She has written numerous articles on local art and artists for CBS Local DC Online, Examiner.com, and others. Mrs. Bryant serves on the Steering Committees of Emerging Arts Leaders DC and Emerging Arts Advocates in Baltimore, Maryland, as well as the Young Patrons Society of the Torpedo Arts Factory in Alexandria, Virginia. She often partners with the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities to review artist grant applications as a guest panelist. Her first curated exhibit "Play by Play" at Project 4 gallery in January 2014 received great reviews. Since then Ms. Bryant has curated additional exhibitions with Strathmore, with more expected in DC and NYC. Her expertise is grounded in professional efforts gained from The Walters Art Museum, The Smithsonian Institution, and The David C. Driskell Center, and ArtSee art consultancy.
Work must not exceed 5” in any direction. Final measurements must be inclusive of frame, if applicable. Weight may not exceed 50 pounds. All entries must have been conceived and created by the artist submitting the work and must have been created within the last 5 years. All work selected must be ready for exhibit: 2D work must be framed with secure hanging devices; 3D work must be suitably prepared with instructions for installation.
Visit Target Gallery for complete Prospectus and easy online Entry. The application materials must be received in the Target Gallery no later than October 3, 2014.
Whether your piece has been selected by the juror or not, notification will be sent to you via email.
Phone: 703.838.4565 ext 4
The Target Gallery, national exhibition space of the Torpedo Factory Art Center, promotes high standards of art by continuously exploring new ideas through the visual media in a schedule of national and international exhibitions. Torpedo Factory Art Center, is located on the waterfront in Old Town Alexandria, VA.
The gallery's schedule of exhibitions invites artists from across the country and around the world to participate in shows that have far reaching themes. The themes often focus on the current trends in the art world. The exhibitions challenge our perspective and stir dialogue with our viewers.
Visit Torpedo Factory website for complete Prospectus and Online Entry.