12 Jul 2019

Competitions 3rd Annual Exhibition: Color

3 Square ArtFort Collins, Colorado, United States

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3 Square Art Gallery

Opportunity Description

International Deadline: August 5, 2019 – Color 2019, 3rd Annual Exhibit. Pure and raw. A splash of color, lines of colors, dabs of color, colored fabric, colored hair, color color color! Throw yourself full force into the world of color and unleash your creativity! This exhibit is going to highlight color in every way. The 3rd Annual COLOR Exhibit is here this 2019!

Color theory is taught in art foundation training. Remember the color wheel, primary colors, and secondary colors? And how they can play off each other. An entire generation of artists influenced by abstract expressionism created a movement called Color Field painting. This isn’t the 50s and 60s when great artists like Mark Rothko, Joan Miro, Jackson Pollock, Helen Frankenthaler, Clyfford Stil roamed the streets of New York made their mark. However, we now have electronics, neon, LEDs, Post-It notes, computers, videos, markers, and endless other new arrays of materials and tools to use. We want to see what you can imagine when you get colorful!

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 color. Small and large formats. Give viewers and collectors a chance to see what color can do for them.

The main criteria for selection is creativity and fresh approaches in the artwork.

ELIGIBILITY
Color 2019, 3rd Annual Exhibit is open to any artist submitting original works of art created within the past 3 years (since 2016). Works must be original, 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

BENEFITS & AWARDS

  • 3SA Gold Award: $300 + Certification
  • 3SA Silver Award: $150 + 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:

  • Juried Exhibit
  • 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
$38 for 3 images, $5 for additional work (up to 5)

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


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 07 July thru Aug, Open to Artists Worldwide, and Special Opportunities. Income: Cash or Value Awards, Exhibition – Group, Exhibition – Online, In-Kind Benefit, and Sales.

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