13 Nov 2018

Competitions Fresh 2019

South Bay ContemporaryView Park-Windsor Hills, California, United States

Opportunity Description

International Deadline: January 19, 2019 – South Bay Contemporary announces a worldwide call for artists for its upcoming juried exhibition, ‘Fresh 2019’. Open to all artists and all media; art made within the past two years.

Fresh: not previously known or used; new or different. recent, latest, up-to-date, modern, modernistic, ultramodern, newfangled, original, novel, innovative, unusual, unconventional, unorthodox, radical, revolutionary, informal, offbeat.

AWARDS
The juror will select one artist whose work is most fresh to have a solo exhibition in SoLA (Gallery 2) at a later date in the following year.

JUROR
Steven Wong was born in the City of Angeles at Queen of Angels Hospital, a place that no longer exists. He is currently a curator at the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery at Barnsdall Art Park. Previously he was the Interim Executive Director and the senior staff curator at the Chinese American Museum where he developed and implemented both contemporary art and history exhibitions. In 2014, Steven curated LA Heat: Taste Changing Condiments, an exhibit that brought together over 30 L.A. based artists from disparate art worlds, to explore sociocultural plurality and hybridity of L.A. via the city’s culinary innovation. As part of the Getty’s 2017 Pacific Standard Time LA/LA, Steven conceived of and co-curated an exhibition examining the historic circuits of migrations, cross-connections, and flows of artists and Chinese diasporic communities influenced artistic production within the larger development of Caribbean art. Previous to his work at CAM, he was the Director of Digital Literacy Initiatives at the Little Tokyo Service Center, and has lectured at UC Santa Barbara… see more

ENTRY FEE
$35 for 3 images. $5 additional image.

APPLICATION
Entry is by email. Please review details on our website here.

SALES
60% to artist / 40 % to SBC. Payment to artist for sales of artwork will be after the end of the exhibition.

DATES
January 19, 2019: Deadline for entries
January 28: Artist Notification
February 16: Delivery of accepted work
February 23, 2019: Opening Reception
Exhibition Dates: February 23 – March 30, 2019
Pick up: March 31


About:
A non-profit, artist run, alternative art organization supporting advanced explorations in contemporary art. SBC SoLA seeks curators and artists who are tapping into today’s current to bring forth exhibitions and experiences that give new perspective to our global culture. SBC SoLA is a place for imagination to flourish as creative fusions, hybrids and fictions illuminate the future.

South Bay Contemporary
SoLA Gallery
3718 West Slauson Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90043


Opp Categories: + Open to All Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 01 Jan thru Feb, Open to Artists Worldwide, and Special Opportunities. Income: Cash or Value Awards, Exhibition – Group, Exhibition – Solo, and Sales. Opportunity expires in 36 days.

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