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PaperWorks 2018: The Inventive Eye

U.S. National Deadline: May 20, 2018 – Upstream Gallery invites artists to submit work interpreting the theme ‘Inventive Eye: Observation, Transformation, & the Art of Seeing’, for a juried exhibit of works on paper to be held at Upstream Gallery, Hastings on Hudson, NY, June 21st – July 29th, 2018.

Artists are invited to submit images of work on paper including collage, drawing, painting, printmaking, etc. All work should be originally created on paper. Photography submissions will be declined. We have a separate annual juried photography exhibition in February.

Two dimensional pieces must be suitably framed. Maximum framed size may not exceed 20 x 24 inches. Accepted pieces must be wired for hanging. The gallery reserves the right to reject poorly presented pieces

James Lancel McElhinney, is a visual artist, author, oral historian, and publisher. He is the recipient of a Pollock Krasner 2017 artist-grant. McElhinney attended Tyler School of Art (BFA Painting), Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, and Yale University (MFA Painting). He has received numerous honors including a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts… see more

Entry Fee: $30 for one entry, $45 for two entries, $50 for three and $55 for four entries (maximum). The juror may select one, several, all, or none of your submissions.

APPLY ONLINE – Entry fee $30
Visit us for easy online entry.

All pieces must be for sale. The gallery will retain a 30% commission on all sales.

May 20th, 2018 Deadline for submissions
June 18th, 10 a.m. to 2 pm Delivery of artwork to gallery
June 21st Opening of exhibition
June 24th Opening reception – 2 to 5 pm
July 29th Last day of exhibition
July 30th Artists pick up

Since 1991 Upstream Gallery has been a unique community of arts professionals. Upstream is a venue for experimentation, mutual support and artistic growth. The gallery embraces all fine arts media and all styles from realism to abstraction. Upstream is an established resource for new or experienced art collectors, as well as area curators, designers and art consultants.

Upstream Gallery
8 Main Street
Hastings-on-Hudson, NY 10706


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