Department of Visual Art Professional Development Assistance Award
Deadline: Monday, December 9, 2013, 4pm
Submit to the Visual Art Department office (Room 300, Art & Design Building)
The Department of Visual Art awards funding to outstanding students to support their professional creative activities after graduation.
If you will be graduating after this Fall 2013 semester, you are eligible to apply. Additional requirements can be found on the attached guideline.
THIS FALL 2013, THERE IS FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR STUDENTS IN VISUAL ART WHO MEET THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA:
1) Creative research proposals from female undergraduate student(s) in all media
2) Creative research proposals with student’s work in figurative painting and/or drawing
3) Creative research proposals with student’s work in painting and/or drawing
Note: Final awards will range from approximately $500 – up to $1000
Every year, the Department of Visual Art grants Professional Development Assistance Awards to graduating seniors to financially assist in their post-graduate professional activities.
These can include gallery exhibition, artist residency, professional workshops, professional materials developments, such as websites and other published promotional materials, research travels, etc.
The awards are given on the basis of merit and quality of the submitted professional development proposal and accompanying budget proposal, applicant’s academic record, creative work, resumé, and artist statement. Specific evaluation criteria can be found in attached documents.
See below to download application guideline and application form.
DIVINE: A JURIED EXHIBITION
The Leedy-Voulkos Art Center
2012 Baltimore Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64108
January 3 –March 1, 2014
Sponsored by P&M ARTWORKS
Submission Deadline: December 2, 2013 Artist Notification: December 9, 2013
P&M Artworks seeks entries within the greater metropolitan Kansas City and Lawrence, KS areas for its third annual juried exhibition. Works in a range of visual art media are welcome, including painting, works on paper, photography, sculpture, glass, jewelry/metal work, furniture, textiles and digital/video responding to the theme, “Divine.” A variety of interpretations centered on individual meanings and reflections on the idea of “Divine” will be selected for the exhibition.
Guest jurors, MICHAEL KRUEGER, acclaimed artist and tenured Associate Professor of Printmaking, Digital Art and Drawing at The University of Kansas, and BLAIR SCHULMAN, Kansas City art writer and critic, alongside art historian Patricia B. Glenn and Michael J. Pronko, MD of P&M Artworks, will select three artists from the show for individual cash awards ($600/1st, $400/2nd, $200/3rd), exposure on the P&M Artworks website and special press coverage.
-Must be 18 or older to enter.
-Must be an artist residing in greater Kansas City and Lawrence, KS.
-Artists may enter up to three submissions/project proposals for a $15 fee. Checks must be payable to P&M Artworks.
-Work for the exhibition will be selected primarily based on the visual elements of the piece itself, however the written proposal explaining the piece’s relation to the theme will be taken into consideration.
-Each submission can be represented by up to two professional quality j-peg images, 300 dpi, 4 x 6 inches on a CD (one overall view and one optional detail view). File names must include artist’s last name and the work’s title (i.e. last name-title.jpg).
-CDs should include a file (label as ‘commentary’) containing a 250-word project proposal explaining how submissions relate to the theme of Divine, an image list, and a resume (label as ‘resume’) including all artist contact information and can include an artist statement if desired.
-The image list file (label as ‘image list’) must include information: title, medium, dimensions (H x W x D, in inches) and date of work/s. Please number images in accordance with image list. Images that are improperly labeled or lack any of the above information will not be considered.
-Submission should represent current work or work completed within the past two years.
-Work may not exceed a dimension of 60 by 40 inches, or a weight of 75 pounds.
-All works must be for sale.
Artists must list a price for each piece (can be indicated on your Image list). All sales will be split with P&M Artworks 50/50, so please price work accordingly.
All submissions (CD, entry fees) must be mailed to P&M Artworks, C/O Dr. Michael J. Pronko, 4121 W. 83rd St., Suite 223, Prairie Village, KS. 66208. Proposal packets will not be returned without a SASE.
Submission guidelines, an exhibition prospectus, juror bios and more about P&M Artworks can be seen at www.pm-artworks.com.
P&M Artworks, LLC
913 432 9499
Check for $15 made out to “P&M Artworks”
A CD containing:
1. A folder of 2 images per submission (3 submissions per $15 fee)
2. A file labeled “Last name-Image List” with piece information
3. A file labeled “Last name-Commentary” describing how each piece relates to the theme of Divine.
4. A file labeled “Last name-Resume” with resume and/or artist statement. This file MUST begin with your contact information!
***DO NOT FORGET TO INCLUDE YOUR PHONE NUMBER & EMAIL IN THE CONTACT INFO ON YOUR RESUME or your piece will not be considered***
DEADLINE: DECEMBER 2, 2013 --> DEADLINE EXTENDED TO DECEMBER 12, 2013, 5PM!!!
Applications for a SOLO EXHIBITION at the SUA Gallery is now open!
Submit your work for a chance to have it showcased in SUA gallery during Spring 2014.
You can submit your work via flash drive or CD and have a maximum of 10 high resolution images (300 dpi) and/or 2 minutes of video.
Bring your submissions to the Programs Box Office located on Level 4 of the Kansas Union right behind the Pulse between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
For more information call the Programs Box Office at (785) 864-7469.
DEADLINE JANUARY 30, 2014
Pittsburg State University Gallery, in Pittsburg, KS is currently accepting submissions for Solo, Two Person, or Small Group exhibits.
Electronic submission accepted: Include 15-20 images (zip file, jpgs, ppt), image list, CV, artist's statement, website link.
Email subject line: CALL FOR ENTRIES 2014-2015
Snail mail to:
S. Portico Bowman
Gallery Director: Porter Hall
Pittsburg State University
1701 S. Broadway Ave.,
Please see gallery details and policies here.