CALL FOR ARTISTS, ARTISANS AND CRAFTSPEOPLE:
Jackson Junge Galleryis immediately seeking artists, designers, artisans, etc. to submit proposals for an exhibit titled, “ARTWEAR,” in conjuncture with our “ONE WALL” exhibition. The exhibition begins Friday, July 13, 2018. Submissions for the exhibition are free. Deadline for submissions are June 10, 2018.
ARTWEARis an exhibition of wearable sculpture. Jackson Junge Gallery is seeking exhibit proposals that reference the fundamentals of jewelry, with the spirit of fine art sculpture. Each artist will have two weeks of exposure during the height of Wicker Park’s summer season. Over the course of 8 weeks, this exhibit will change four times to feature four different jewelry case installations. All proposals are welcome from traditional fashion jewelry to innovative wearable sculpture.
Jewelry case internal dimensions: 27 ½” Wide; 24 ½” Deep; 22 ½” Tall
You have the flexibility to utilize the entirety of the enclosed, glass jewelry display.
The designer is responsible for display materials within the cube. If selected, please feel free to visit Jackson Junge Gallery prior to install date to view the display case.
The case is composed of glass on all sides. The case cannot be painted or disfigured. Any materials used must be easily removed from the case. Any installation must be able to be de-installed in one hour. Installation and de-installation must be completed on assigned dates.
Week 1: Install Friday, July 13th – De-Install Thursday, July 26st
Week 2: Install Friday, July 27th – De-Install Thursday, August 9th
Week 3: Install Friday, August 10th – De-Install Thursday, August 23rd
Week 4: Install Friday, August 24th – De-Install Thursday, September 6th
How to Submit:
Email submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org
The following information must be included for each submission:
- Name – of person submitting proposal
- Name of Artist
- Supplementary sketches and diagrams of the installation
Please feel free to visit the gallery to research the provided space.
No more than 3 proposals may be submitted.
The deadline for submission is June 10, 2018
Artists will be notified by June 14, 2018 whether their instillation has been selected or not.