29 Dec 2017

Competitions Ivyside Juried Art Exhibition

Penn State AltoonaAltoona, Pennsylvania, United States

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Opportunity Description

U.S. National Deadline: March 2, 2018 – Penn State Altoona’s  Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts’ announces an international call for artists to apply for upcoming solo exhibitions. Open to all visual artists in all media. Entries must have been completed within the last two years.

Up to four artists are awarded annually with a solo gallery exhibition in one of two gallery spaces (each approximately 13’ x 25’) at the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts at Penn State Altoona.

Artists creating original works of art in any media are encouraged to apply. If awarded, artwork must be suitable for installation and must not exceed 84” in any firm dimension. Two-dimensional works must not weigh more than 60 lbs., including frame and must be ready to hang with the appropriate attached hardware. Three-dimensional works weighing over 80 lbs must have a base that can be rolled or composed of elements that can be easily moved. Digital and non-traditional media will be considered.

There is no entry fee


  1. Vitae – One copy, no more than 2 pages.
  2. Artist statement – One copy, no more than 1 page.
  3. Images – A maximum of 24 images may be submitted for review. Video work will also be uploaded for review (flv, wmv, mov) up to 60 MB each).

Artists who are accepted will be notified by May 31, 2018.

If awarded, artwork may be hand-delivered or shipped prepaid to Ivyside Juried Exhibition, Penn State Altoona. Penn State Altoona will make every effort to cover return shipping. Final shipping costs to be determined based on available budget. Each exhibition will have labels, a poster, email blast, gallery reception, and simple checklist.

Penn State Altoona’s ‘Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts’ houses the McLanahan and Sheetz Art Galleries and the Titelman Study. The Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts hosts cultural and performing art series and theater productions, as well as special events throughout the year.

Penn State Altoona
Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts
3000 Ivyside Park
Altoona, Pennsylvania 16601

Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: $0 Entry/Application Fee, Deadlines 03 March thru April, Open to Artists Worldwide, and Special Opportunities. Income: *No Application Fee, Exhibition – Group, and Exhibition – Solo.

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