21 May 2020

Competitions Figure That! 3rd Annual Figurative Exhibit

3 Square ArtFort Collins, Colorado, United States

3 Square Art

Opportunity Description

U.S. National Deadline: June 15, 2020 – 3 Square Art Gallery is looking for all types of works–painting, sculpture, photography and more–works that show off your ability and creativity with the human figure. Small and large formats. Give viewers and collectors a chance to see your best figurative work… The main criteria for selection is creativity and technical ability in the artwork.

The human figure has intrigued and inspired artists to paint beautiful and provocative images through the centuries. Artists use the figure for training purposes, creating an image of an important individual, for abstract and well as realistic imagery, for social commentary, design and more. Go figure that artists have found ways to portray the human body is nearly every possible way imaginable. Can you figure something that has never been tried before or will you utilize traditional methods? We want to see your best figurative work so Figure That out! Find a new take on the human figure.

On display July 24 thru August 21, 2020 at 3 Square Art Gallery.

ELIGIBILITY

  • Figure That! 3rd Annual Juried Exhibition is open to any artist submitting original works of art created within the past 3 years (since 2017)
  • The enclosed entry/entries must be original work, independently created, composed and executed
  • No copies from other artists’ works or paintings from other artists’ photographs or from published material will be allowed. Source material must be original.
  • Artwork that previously exhibited at 3 Square Art Gallery are NOT eligible to submit

JUROR
Ricki Klages, Head of the Department of Art and Professor at the University of Wyoming… see more

AWARDS & BENEFITS

  • 3SA Gold Award: $300 + Certification
  • 3SA Silver Award: $150 + Certification
  • 3SA Bronze Award: $75 + Certification
  • First Honorable Mention Award: 1 FREE submission to a future 3SA Call for Entry (1 year)
  • Second Honorable Mention Award: Certification

Selected artists for the exhibition receive the following benefits:

  • Posting to 3SA website and social media platforms
  • Professional exhibition space and display of artwork
  • One of top galleries in Northern Colorado (great addition to resume)
  • Accepted artists will be listed on the 3SA website with their work and link to their website
  • Press releases on exhibition sent to 3SA media outlets

ENTRY FEE
$39 for 3 images, $5 for additional work (up to 5)

APPLY ONLINE
Visit us for more information and easy online entry.

DATES

  • Submission Deadline: June 8, Midnight
  • Notification: June 17
  • Agreement Due: June 24
  • Artwork Due: July 17
  • Artwork Drop Off Day: July 17, 1-5pm
  • Opening Reception: Friday, July 24, 6-9pm
  • Exhibition Ends: August 21
  • Pick Up Day: August 22, 1-5pm
  • Artwork Shipping Process: August 25-28

About:
3 Square Art’s is a fine art gallery in Northern Colorado. The beautiful space and high ceilings provide the perfect venue for varying sizes of works and installations. The gallery is focused on the “S” component of CSL (Creating, Sharing, Learning) or Sharing and will feature exhibits from national and international artists. 3 Square Art’s ongoing exhibits feature themed topics to push the boundaries and business of art as well as to have fun and connect with others.

3 Square Art
2415 Donella Ct Ste 110
Fort Collins, CO 80524
T: 970-581-9046


Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 05 May thru June, Open to U.S. Artists Only, and Special Opportunities. Income: Cash or Value Awards, Exhibition – Group, Exhibition – Online, In-Kind Benefit, and Sales. Opportunity expires in 8 days.

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