18 May 2017

Call for Submissions Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum’ Call for Portfolios

Blue Star ContemporarySan Antonio, Texas, United States

Opportunity Description

International Deadline: May 31, 2017 – Blue Star Contemporary is pleased to offer this open call opportunity to artists nationally and internationally. Artists are invited to submit a portfolio of their work and be considered for future exhibition opportunities. Selected artists from the pool of the top 10% are included in developing exhibitions and new exhibition concepts arise from trends and themes observed through the open call.

This call is for out of state and international artists only. There is a separate call for artists living and working in Texas. Portfolios should include recent work, made within the last five years, that accurately represents the current state of the artist’s practice. Your portfolio should give us an understanding of visual and conceptual themes, and your voice as an artist. Please note this is not an exhibition proposal.

Candidates must

  1. Have at least 5 years of relevant experience and/or specialized arts training, such as a degree or certificate.
  2. Demonstrate a clear investment of time and resources into their artistic practice and/or derive a portion of individual earned income from their artistic practice or areas related to their field.
  3. Have professional portfolios that include publicly displayed and possibly published works.
  4. Not have had a solo exhibition at Blue Star Contemporary within the last five years.
  5. Not currently a student.

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Blue Star Contemporary inspires, nurtures, and innovates through contemporary art. BSC is San Antonio’s first and longest-running nonprofit venue for contemporary art.

Blue Star Contemporary
116 Blue Star
San Antonio, Texas
t: 210.227.6960

Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Call for Submissions and Portfolio. Opp Tags: Deadlines 05 May thru June and Open to Artists Worldwide. Income: Exhibition – Group and Exhibition – Solo. Opportunity expires in 2 days.

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