15 Feb 2017

Call for Submissions Sightlines 2017-2019

South Bend Museum of ArtSouth Bend, Indiana, United States

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Opportunity Description

U.S. National Deadline: April 1, 2017 – The South Bend Museum of Art (SBMA) is seeking large-scale two- and three-dimensional artwork for long-term display in Sightlines, a collaborative project between the SBMA and the Century Center.

Sightlines is open to any artist. The two year exhibition (June 17, 2017 ‒ May 19, 2019) will highlight 3 new artists alongside 3 current artists. Indoor and outdoor sites are available and will be considered for accepted proposals.

Artist submission review and selection will be by representatives from the SBMA and the Century Center. $1000 stipend for each selected artist. A modest printed piece will also be produced.

APPLY ONLINE – $10 entry fee
Read full details and to apply securely online. Deadline for entry is April 1, 2017, 11:59 p.m. EST.


  • April 1, 2017, 11:59 p.m. EST: Deadline for entry
  • April 2‒28, 2017: Jurying of entries
  • May 1, 2017: e-mailed notification sent (no later than)
  • June 5‒9, 2017: Delivery of work and installation
  • June 17, 2017: Exhibition opens
  • TBD: Artists reception
  • May 19, 2019: Exhibition closes
  • May 20, 2019: Pick-up of work begins

Since its founding in 1947, the SBMA has provided insight into the art, history and culture of the region and nation. Its classroom and exhibition spaces are located inside Century Center, which is an architectural delight. Designed by Philip Johnson and John Burgee, the museum occupies three levels in the northern wing of the building.

Century Center Convention Center hosts hundreds of events per year. With thousands of annual visitors, the Center hosts meetings, conventions, consumer shows, banquets, weddings, trade shows and entertainment.

South Bend Museum of Art
120 South St. Joseph Street
South Bend, Indiana 46601

Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Call for Submissions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 03 March thru April, Open to U.S. Artists Only, and Special Opportunities. Income: Exhibition – Group and Stipend.

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