14 Jun 2017

Competitions Someone/Someplace: Figures, Portraits & Landscapes

Western Bureau ArtsSan Jose, California, United States

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Western Bureau Arts

Opportunity Description

International Deadline: July 12, 2017 – Western Bureau Arts Silicon Valley is seeking art that explores faces, figures, and landscapes for an upcoming group exhibition to be held August 8-31, 2017 at our gallery in downtown San Jose, California.

The show will explore the interactions we have with each other and our environments: urban and rural, alone and together, real and imagined.

Selected pieces will be exhibited alongside works from the Western Bureau’s Permanent Collection, including mid-century paintings by John Haley, Jacob Semiatin, Edward Hagedorn, Robert Gilberg, and others.

ELIGIBILITY
This call for art is open to living artists worldwide, both professional and amateur. All styles and mediums will be considered, including representational, abstract, and conceptual works.

APPLY ONLINE – $40 entry fee
Please see our website for details and submission information. Artists will be notified by July 19, 2017.

SALES
80% to Artist, 20% to Gallery.


About:
The Western Bureau is a leading collection of contemporary and modern art spanning from the mid-twentieth century to the present. Founded in 2008 in San Jose, California, our mission is to preserve and promote works that have been unjustly overlooked or otherwise under-represented in today’s art market.

Whether it’s reviving the reputation of forgotten masters, celebrating regional art movements, or fostering the current generation of working artists, we strive to maintain this vital resource for educators, historians, curators, collectors, students, and members of the general public interested in exploring the many contours of creative expression.

Western Bureau Arts
Main Gallery
12 S. 1st St.
San Jose, CA


Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 07 July thru Aug, Open to Artists Worldwide, and Special Opportunities. Income: Exhibition – Group.

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