19 Apr 2017

Competitions 21st Annual No Dead Artists International Juried Exhibition

Jonathan Ferrara GalleryNew Orleans, Louisiana, United States

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Opportunity Description

International Deadline: June 16, 2017No Dead Artists is an international open call for artists, open to living artists of all ages, emerging and established, working throughout the world. All mediums are accepted including, but not limited to, painting, sculpture, design, glass, metalwork, photography, video, performance, mixed media and installation art.

The exhibition itself is installed in the gallery for the entire month of September with an opening reception the first Saturday, 2 September 6-9pm. The exhibition has been a springboard for numerous artists leading to national press coverage, recognition, gallery representation and acquisitions by museums and other prominent collections.

Each year the gallery invites a panel of renowned arts professionals and collectors to select the newest creative talents. See the 2017 Jurors below:

  • Helen Toomer (New York, NY) – Director of PULSE Contemporary Art Fair plus Professor at Sotheby’s New York
  • Gia Hamilton (New Orleans, LA) – Director of Joan Mitchell Center, Independent Curator (Atlanta Biennial 2016)
  • Bettina Stiewe (San Francisco, CA) – Co-Founder of Upstart Modern Art Consulting and Artist Management Firm

As the Grand Prize, one jury-winning artist is awarded a solo exhibition at Jonathan Ferrara Gallery to take place the following year.

Each application must be accompanied by an entry fee of $30.00. Each entrant is allotted up to five image/video submissions and three details for each.

Visit us online for further details and to Apply (Register to Apply on bottom of our web page).

Any winning entry will be subject to a standard 50% gallery sales commission in the event that it is sold.

Est. 1998, New Orleans, JFG features monthly exhibitions of (inter)national, emerging to established, contemporary artists

Jonathan Ferrara Gallery
400A Julia Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
t: 504.522.5471

Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 05 May thru June and Open to Artists Worldwide. Income: Exhibition – Group, Exhibition – Solo, and Sales.

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