SUBMISSIONS ARE OPEN
“Abstract art frees the viewer from the constraints imposed by realistic images. The mind can roam and the emotions felt can be examined” Journeys to Abstraction by Sue St. John.
Call out for abstract works of art, 2D works all mediums accepted.
All sizes will be considered, but due to space restrictions preference will be given to works up to 1m x 1m total. A maximum of 30 works will be selected for exhibition. All successful applicants will be charged an exhibition fee of $100 per artwork. (this will include curating/sitting, promotion/media, opening and invites costs)
Open to Australian residents. All artworks must be original (owned by the artist) and available for sale. The gallery charges a 30% commission on sales.
In its fourth year, "Life Abstracted" is an important opportunity for Australian artists to explore the abstraction genre. Building on the popularity of the inaugural Life Abstracted exhibition, Cambridge Studio Gallery is keen to continue to support an artist by offering a prize that includes participation the December 2018 Prize Show.
Submissions Deadline: Monday 11 June 5pm
Notification of selection: Friday 16 June by 5pm
Delivery of Work: Monday 25 June by 12 noon.
Opening and announcement of prize recipient: Sunday 1 July, 2 - 4pm
Pick Up of unsold works: Sunday July 15 at 4.30pm
Submissions can be made to firstname.lastname@example.org with an email subject: “Life Abstracted” and must include:
- IMAGE – 300dpi, jpeg, labelled with artist name, title
- Statement about the artwork – MAX 1 paragraph– with full details of artwork including dimensions, medium, price and general description of work.
- CV – current resume, with contact details
All works will be selected via photographs (Please ensure good quality images of your work).
The short-listed works will be selected by Cambridge Studio Gallery. We will be looking for a completeness of vision, quality and application of materials, as well as technical skill, as seen in the seven main elements of composition- texture, form, line, colour, value, shape and movement.