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Call for Entries: Ink: New Prints

Site:Brooklyn is seeking work for its upcoming printmaking exhibition. We are looking for a wide variety of work, in order to best represent that state of contemporary printmaking. We are accepting work in a number of mediums, including serigraphy, letterpress, calligraphy, etching, woodcut, lithography, linocut, drypoint, mezzotint, mono-print, solar plates and book-making. Digital and photographic elements may be used only as a supporting element.

ABOUT THE JUROR:
Laura G. Einstein is currently Manager of the Mezzanine Gallery at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. She has more than thirty years’ experience in curating and museum work. Einstein has worked as Interim Head and Assistant Curator of the Asian Art Department at Yale University Art Gallery and lecturer at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and at the IBM Gallery of Science and Art, among other institutions. Einstein served as Executive Director at the Center for Contemporary Printmaking in Norwalk, Connecticut.

ABOUT THE GALLERY:
Site:Brooklyn Gallery located in Brooklyn, New York is dedicated to exhibiting the current practice of contemporary artists.

DATES:
Call Announcement: October 25, 2019
Final Submission Deadline: December 9, 2019 11:59 PM MT
Notification Letter: December 18, 2019
Gallery Exhibition: January 31– February 29, 2020
Opening Reception: Friday, January 31, 2020 from 6-9 PM

ELIGIBILITY:
This is a juried exhibition for artists working in printmaking, This exhibition is open to all artists 18 years of age or older.

SUBMISSIONS AND FEES:
Only original works may be submitted. The fee is $37.00 for up to three (3) images, $10 for each additional image. If adding additional images please do so prior to check out.
All entries must be registered/received by December 9, 2019 11:59 PM MT
All entry fees are non-refundable.

DIRECTIONS FOR ONLINE SUBMISSION: https://bit.ly/2pR5bZT

PRESENTATION:
1. Maximum Size: 72” X 60” X 6” D
2. All artwork must be suitably framed to a professional standard. All framed work must use Plexiglas, except hand-delivered work less than 24” x 30”. Wall mounted sculpture, canvas and wood panels do not require a frame. No clip frames, saw-tooth hangers or taped edges are permitted.
3. Work must be wired or have a cleat attachment and be ready for hanging. A label must be affixed to the back of the work that indicates which end is the top and includes the following: Artist Name, Title, Medium, Dimensions, and Price. This information must correspond with the Accepted image as listed on Notification form. No artwork may be substituted.
4. Work cannot be withdrawn, nor sales shipped, before the end of the exhibit.

SHIPPING:
Artists will be responsible for delivery and return shipping of all their artwork. The artist assumes all responsibility for insuring artwork against shipping damage or loss.

LIABILITY:
Site:Brooklyn is not responsible for any damage, breakage, replacement or cost associated with any damage or breakage that may have occurred during transport or unpacking the work. Every precaution will be taken in handling the work, but Site:Brooklyn assumes no liability for any loss or damage to any artist’s work while in our care, custody or control, before, during or after the exhibition. Each artist, if they wish, needs to provide their own insurance.

SALES/COMMISSIONS:
All artwork must be priced for sale.
Artwork cannot be withdrawn, nor sales shipped, before the end of the exhibit.
Site:Brooklyn will retain a 50% commission on all exhibition sales. The price represented on the artist entry form will be the sale price. No changes will be allowed.

CONTACT/QUESTIONS:
Please direct all questions to sitebrooklyn@sitebrooklyn.com

ENTRY AGREEMENT:
With the submission of artwork into the “Ink:New Prints” Exhibition, the artist agrees to all the terms and conditions set forth in this prospectus.

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