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Armstrong Gallery Submissions

Student Juried Annal


The Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art at Georgia Southern University is proud of our students and want to reward our outstanding student artists for their hard work and creativity. The Annual Student Juried Art Exhibition is professionally juried from outside Georgia Southern University, emulating the practice of real-world art shows. The exhibition showcases the best artwork produced by students during the past year and gives students the opportunity to participate in a professional exhibition where a qualified juror selects artwork and artistic merit awards.

 

 

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Eligibility

Works must have been produced between January 2020 and March 2021 and not exhibited in previous juried student exhibitions at the Fine Arts Gallery on the Armstrong Campus. To submit work, entrants must have been enrolled in a course (in person or online) on the Armstrong Campus during the 2020-2021 academic years at Georgia Southern University. All media are eligible for submission, but must be completed by date of entry; no work may be changed or altered after entering. Once accepted, no work may be removed during the show for any reason.

There is no entry fee to participate in the Student Juried Annual.

Exhibition Guidelines

ABOUT THE JUROR

Neill Prewitt is an artist and teacher based in Atlanta, GA. His art practice is a multidisciplinary exploration of performative video and sound, and includes installation, performance, and community-engaged practice. He is a Lecturer in Foundations and the Foundations Coordinator in the Welch School of Art & Design at Georgia State University. His teaching combines a disciplinary focus with interdisciplinary opportunities, exploring the necessity of drawing and other foundational skills and how they can be augmented through new media. Find him online at neillprewitt.com
 

Jury Process and Notification of Juror’s Decision:

The jurying process will be conducted with consideration for juror discretion and the following constraint: amount of physical space. Excessively large work or works in sets will decrease the total number of accepted works, thus they will be juried more stringently.

Your application must be completed and submitted online by the submission deadline. You may submit up to three images of artwork for review. Please note that image size and labeling are very important. Image files must be JPEG only, no larger than 1,000 pixels in height or width, and a resolution of 72 pixels per inch.

A maximum of three (3) works per student may be submitted for consideration. Title, date, size (H x W x D), and medium must be provided. All works must specify a price or be listed as Not for Sale (NFS), and an additional insurance value must also be provided. 

Artist Agreement:

Artist agreement upon entry: By completing & submitting the entry form, the entrant confirms that they have read the terms and conditions and agree to participate in accordance with these. The entrant also agrees that their artwork may be photographed and used in any promotional materials now or in the future and at the discretion of the Betty Foy Sanders of Art and Georgia Southern University.

Presentation:

Professional presentation of artwork is critical for exhibition.  The Fine Arts Gallery reserves the right to refuse accepted work that is deemed unsafe, or otherwise unsuitable for handling (i.e., poorly constructed, poorly framed or environmentally hazardous).

All artwork must remain in the Gallery for the duration of the exhibition.

Sales:

Artists exhibiting work are responsible for any works sold during the exhibition. The Gallery will facilitate communication between potential buyers and the artist. The arrangement for payment to the artist and delivery to the buyer is the sole responsibility of the artist. The Gallery takes no fee in the sale of work and takes no responsibility for the exchange between buyer and the artist. All artwork must remain in the Gallery for the duration of the exhibition regardless of a sale.

Schedule:

Submissions Due: Friday, March 19, 11:59 p.m.
Selection Announcement (via email): March 29
Selected work due to the Fine Arts Gallery April 12–13
Exhibition Dates: April 19- May 7
Pick up work from the Gallery: May 11-13
 
Due to COVID related restrictions, there will not be a reception for the Student Juried Annual Exhibit 

Questions?

Please email rgaddy@georgiasouthern.edu

Submission & Exhibition Timeline

Online Submissions due March 25, 11:59 p.m.

Acceptance Notification (Via Email): March 27

Accepted Artwork Due: April 13-15

Exhibition: April 20-May 8                         

Reception: WEDNESDAY April 29, 12-1:30

Instructions for Online Submissions

Your application must be completed and submitted online by the submission deadline. The online application can be found at the top of this page. 

Please note that image size and labeling are very important. Image files must be JPEG only, no larger than 1,000 pixels in height or width, and a resolution of 72 pixels per inch.

Entries should be titled in the following manner: Last Name_First Name Initial_Entry number. For example Picasso_P_Entry1.jpg

Last updated: 2/23/2021