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fiber exhibit 2019

September 19 - November 1

Opening Reception: October 3rd 5:30-7pm

CALL TO ARTISTS

Submit your work for an open-themed juried exhibition for artists who quilt, weave, stitch, or knit. Work should be small to medium sized two-dimensional art including quilts, tapestries, weavings, stitch/needle work, textiles using any form of fiber that is intended for wall display with strong emphasis on art over craft. Creative strength in design, composition, usage of color and texture will be used as criteria during the judging process. Cash awards presented at the reception on October 3rd 5:30-7pm.

submission details

Submit digitally with form below by September 7th. Notification of acceptance will occur on September 11th. We will receive the accepted work on September 13 (4-6pm) and 14 (10am-noon). All work must be properly wired for hanging and legibly labeled on the back by the artist.

Maximum Dimensions: 36” width/48” height

When submitting image with form below, please include dimensions (including frame) as instructed.

dpi of 72 and max length of 1800 dpi (longest side)

Submission Fees

$25 for first piece and $10 for each additional piece (up to 5 works may be submitted on line)

DISCOUNT on first piece for MAC/CAGCT members BECOME A MEMBER

Judge

Ruben Marroquin is an artist and textile/surface designer from the Fashion Institute of Technology. He studied at the National Textile Workshop in Paris, France and started his career while studying painting at the Reveron Fine Arts School in Caracas, Venezuela in the late 90s. Marroquin works primarily with textiles, enhancing the graphic elements of linear pliable materials through a unique sculptural approach. His process has evolved over two decades from traditional hand embroidery to large scale installations with renowned interior designers. Marroquin continues to teach weaving workshops in schools, sharing his expertise and involvement with the craft with students of all ages.

Pick up

Pick up your work at end of exhibit on November 1st (4-6pm) or 2nd (10am-noon).

Note: artwork that is not picked up within 30 days of scheduled pick up date will become property of the MAC.

submission review

Submit on line with exhibit submission form below and then submit payment by clicking on “submit payment” by 9/7

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$25 for first piece and $10 for each additional piece (up to 5 works may be submitted on line)

Note: DISCOUNT on first piece for MAC/CAGCT members BECOME A MEMBER

Notification of acceptance will occur on September 11th

We will receive the accepted work on September 13th (4-6pm) and 14th (10am-noon)

All work must be properly wired for hanging and legibly labeled on the back by the artist.

Maximum Dimensions: 36” width/48” height

When submitting image with form below, please include dimensions (including frame) as instructed with a dpi of 72 and max length of 1800 dpi (longest side). After completing submission form, please click “submission payment.”

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