1 Dec 2016

Competitions 4th Louisiana Biennial National Juried Exhibition

Louisiana Tech University School of DesignRuston, Louisiana, United States

Opportunity Description

U.S. National Deadline: December 6, 2016 – Louisiana Tech University School of Design announces a call for artists for it’s upcoming National Juried Exhibition’, on display January 26 – February 16, 2017. Juror is Rachel Cook, Curator of DiverseWorks in Houston, TX.

ELIGIBILITY
Open to artists in the US making 2D, 3D and video works exploring any theme. All entries must be created by the artist(s) submitting the work within the past 5 years. Work must be ready to exhibit.

JUROR
Rachel Cook is a Curator at DiverseWorks in Houston. Her curatorial work reconsiders the relationship between images and objects, and investigates gestural language and methods of delegation embedded within performative and participatory work. While at DiverseWorks, she organized commissioned projects by Keren Cytter, Danielle Dean, Tony Feher, Oliver Herring, Chelsea Knight, Liz Magic Laser, Kristin Lucas, Pepe Mar, Heather and Ivan Morison, Sheila Pepe, Sondra Perry, Mark Tribe, and Wu Tsang… see more.

AWARDS
Best in Show: $500 + a solo exhibition at LA Tech in 2017/2018
Juror’s Choice: $300
Two Honorable Mentions: $100 each

APPLY ONLINE – Fee (USD): $35.00


About:
The School of Design at Louisiana Tech University has two gallery spaces available to artists working in all media, including: painting, drawing, video, printmaking, installation, sculpture, photography, ceramics, fiber, and digital works. Several calls for entry are open year round. The mission of the galleries at The School of Design at Louisiana Tech University is to contribute to student and community learning through exposure to the work and philosophy of nationally recognized contemporary artists working in the visual arts.

LA Tech
The SOD Galleries are located at:
F Jay Taylor Visual Arts Center
1 Mayfield Street
Ruston, LA 71272


Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 11 Nov thru Dec, Open to U.S. Artists Only, and Special Opportunities. Income: Cash or Value Awards and Exhibition – Group. Opportunity expires in 7 days.

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