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Art at the Ferguson: Call for Submissions!

Call for Submissions!

Stamford Art Association Presents

Art at the Ferguson

Juried Exhibition

“Art in the Environment”

May 18 to September 7, 2017

We are inviting artists to the next exhibition at the Ferguson Library, downtown branch, at the corner of Broad and Bedford Streets. The gallery is located in the auditorium on the third floor of the library. This show is open to all SAA members and non-members and is a juried show. All two-dimensional media are welcome. Cash prizes will be awarded.

The theme of the show is “Art in the Environment”. The opening reception will be Thursday, May 18, 2017, 6 to 8 p.m. at the Ferguson Gallery.

If you are interested in being considered for the show, please submit up to 3 jpeg digital images to: no later than Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Jpegs should be clearly marked: jpeg

number, last name, first name, title, size (WxH), medium, price.

For example: 1._Jones_Mary_Still Life_18 x 24_Acrylic_$500

Submit the email with labeled jpeg images up to 8 inches, 300 dpi or 4.7 MB. List all the works submitted with corresponding jpeg numbers, name_title_size_medium_price of each piece in the body of the email as well as on the jpeg. Include contact information: name, email, phone, address, in email. Entries not properly labeled with all information will not be considered. Accepted artists only will be notified by email by May 3, 2017.

Work must be framed under Plexiglas and wired for hanging, not larger than 48” x 60” framed.

Work framed under glass or not wired will not be accepted. Further information on exhibit requirements will be posted on the Stamford Art Association’s website:

The receiving date for the show is Thursday, May 11, 5-7 p.m. and Saturday, May 13, 10 a.m. to noon.

Receiving is on the third floor of the Ferguson Library. Signs will be posted for the receiving area. There will be a $35.00 fee, cash or check made out to SAA, (no credit cards) per artist that will be collected at receiving. Further information will be supplied with acceptance notification. Any changes to dates, etc. will be posted on the SAA website. Pick up is Thursday, September 7, 5-7pm and Saturday, September 9, 10 am-noon at the Ferguson. However, if you are unable to pick up your work on the arranged pick up dates or at the next opening reception, you will be charged a $10 per day storage fee. Work has to remain up for the duration of the show.

All artwork must be for sale. A commission of 25% on work sold will support SAA.

Stamford Art Association

39 Franklin Street Stamford, CT 06901

203-325- 1139