Current Exhibit

Submissions are being accepted for exhibition during the 2018-19 academic year.

 

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Submit your artwork today!

SMSU is inviting alumni and friends to submit artwork for a series of exhibits to take place in the William Whipple Gallery during the 2018-2019 academic year. Artists are invited to submit proposals for both group exhibits and solo artist shows. Works may be juried by gallery staff.

Eligibility

The exhibitions are open to any both alumni and friends with preference given to alumni.

Submission Procedure

Entrants may submit up to twelve (12) images of original works completed in the last six years (2012-2018) and not previously exhibited at SMSU. Selections will be made from the submitted digital images.

Specifications

The exhibits will consist of two- and three-dimensional work in all media. Wall pieces must be wired for hanging and no larger than 60”x60”. Free-standing pieces may not exceed 32”x48”x60” and/or weigh more than 50 lbs. Accepted work cannot be substituted and must be available for the duration of the exhibit.

Submission

Submit up to three JPEG digital images per work. Requirements for image files:
• File format: JPEG only
• File dimensions: No smaller than 1920 pixels on the longest side
• File resolution: 72 ppi/dpi (standard web) 
• File size: 5 MB maximum
• File information: Name of the piece, dimensions, medium, date.

2018-2019 Season

First Show: Oct. 1–Nov. 21
Second Show: Graduating Seniors, Nov. 26–Dec. 20
Third Show: Jan. 14–Feb. 22
Fourth Show: Faculty & Staff Showcase, Feb. 25–Mar. 29
Fifth Show: Fine Arts Celebration & Graduating Senior Show, Apr. 1–May 9

Dates & Deadlines

Submission Deadline: September 7
Artist Notification: September 14
In-Person Delivery: TBD during office hours
Deadline to Receive Shipped Artwork: One week prior to show opening.
Exhibit Opening Reception: TBD
Pre-paid Artwork Return and In-Person Pick-Up: TBD during office hours

How to Enter

2018 entries should be submitted to Foundation@SMSU.edu 
If you encounter a problem with submissions or have technical questions, please contact Kassi Tietz at 507-537-6266 or Kassi.Tietz@smsu.edu

Funded by the SMSU Foundation

SMSU Art Museum, 1501 State St. Marshall, MN 56258

 

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