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Time: August 8, 2014 at 12am to August 31, 2014 at 12pm
Location: IMAGO Foundation for the Arts
Street: 30 Cutler Street, Suite 11203
City/Town: Warren, RI 02885
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Organized By: IMAGO Foundation for the Arts
Latest Activity: Aug 29, 2014
National Deadline: August 31, 2014 - IMAGO Foundation for the Arts (IFA) announces a national call for artists for its 9th Annual Open Juried Exhibit - Textile and Fiber Arts, on view October 17 - November 8, 2014.
Work created using or referencing any fiber techniques and vocabularies, in any material is eligible. Techniques considered are traditional as well as innovative, including weaving, !wining, plating, beading, stitching, felting, dyeing, mitting, crocheting, quilting, spinning, embroidery, surface design, and 3-D mixed media. Materials considered include cloth, thread, paper, metal, glass, wood, clay, plastic, as well as any other material.
JUROR - Elin Noble
The fiber artist Elin Noble lives in New Bedford, Massachusetts. She has spent more than 30 years investigating the nuances of applying dyes to cloth.
Cash awards will be presented and are determined at the Juror's discretion.
Entry fee is $35 for up to 3 works.
This is IMAGO's ninth annual juried exhibit. Imago Foundation for the Arts is a non-profit organization serving artists and the community through visual art programs, literary events and other arts-related initiatives. The organization's goal is to make the arts a visible and active part of our communities.
IFA retains a 40% commission on all sales. The gallery handles all sales with the commissions on sales used to support future art programming.
SHIPPING OF ACCEPTED WORK
Shipped work will be returned the week of November 10.
Hand Delivery of Work:
All work that is hand delivered directly to the gallery must be dropped off on: Friday, October 10 or Saturday, October 11 from noon-8pm.
36 Market Street
Warren, RI 02885
Because the gallery is not open everyday of the week, we are asking artists to ship their work to Board Member and Co-President, Mary Dondero's studio where it can be received and hand carried to the gallery.
Imago c/o Mary Dondero
30 Cutler Street, Suite 11203
Warren, RI 02885
Thank you for submitting your work. We will send an email letting you know whether your work is accepted.