7 Jan 2019

Competitions 22nd Annual Small Format Collage Exhibit

National Collage SocietyGrand Junction, Colorado, United States

Opportunity Description

International Deadline: February 15, 2019 – The National Collage Society’s Annual Post Card Exhibit is a small format show (all 4″ x 6″ postcard sized collages). This exhibit gives each participating member a guaranteed opportunity to display the one collage that they select for entry.

There is NO JURY and one Awards Judge.

The main annual national exhibit in the Fall has become so large in scope that many artists cannot be accepted. The jury selects only an average of 20% from the total entries. For this NCS members postcard exhibit, 100% are accepted. This is a member show, anyone who is a member and enters will be in the show.

CASH AWARDS and merit certificates will be selected by the awards judge.

LOCATION
Western Colorado Center for the Arts
1803 N 7th St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
(870) 243-7337

Exhibit Dates: March 1, 2019 to April 13, 2019.

ELIGIBILITY

  • The Small Format Exhibit is an invitational exhibition only open to 2019 members of NCS (you can join at time of submission here)
  • All international collage artists are welcome to enter this exhibit.
  • All entries must be original and not previously shown in any NCS exhibition.
  • Entry must be a collage: any artwork created with another layer glued onto the surface.
  • The Butler Institute of American Art has a 30% sales commission.

SIZE LIMITATIONS
Limited to NO LARGER OR SMALLER THAN 4″ x 6″ and NO MORE THAN 1/2″ IN DEPTH. NO EXCEPTIONS!

ENTRY PREPARATION
All submissions of Collage Postcards are to be mounted, NOT MATTED, and centered on an 8” x 10” white mat board horizontal or vertical. Attach the completed entry form “A” (download) on the back of your collage and send to the Western Colorado Center for the Arts. Include a self addressed stamp envelope for returning your collage. Entries must be delivered by February 15th. Please fill out form “B” and include with your payment to the NCS, Inc.

HANDLING AND FEES
Please type or print clearly all information on the entry form, especially your e-mail address! If you have not already done so, enclose your check for your annual dues ($35) PLUS the $15 entry fee for a total of $50. Checks should be made payable to NCS, Inc. or National Collage Society, Inc.

Payment can also be completed through the website via PayPal.

Mail ENTRIES and form A to:
Western Colorado Center for the Arts
1803 N 7th St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
(870) 243-7337

Mail PAYMENT and form B to:
Danielle Capotosto
VP, NCS Inc.
2440 Wendling Drive
Akron, OH 44333


About:
The National Collage Society, Inc. (NCS, Inc.) is an art foundation formed to foster the appreciation and interest in the art medium of collage. Collage as an art form has only been identified during the 20th century. The NCS, Inc. promotes the advancement of collage as a major art medium and assists in the education of the public through exhibits, workshops, lectures and publications.

National Collage Society, Inc.
254 West Streetsboro Street
Hudson, Ohio 44236
330.656.3673


Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 01 Jan thru Feb, Open to Artists Worldwide, and Special Opportunities. Income: Cash or Value Awards and Exhibition – Group. Opportunity expires in 30 days.

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