Deadline: Feb. 9, 2014 – Call for Art – Juried Exhibition – Massachusetts

Call for Art, Gallery 263, Cambridge, MA

Eligibility: Massachusetts Residents.  Submitted work must be created within the last 5 years and complete.

Exhibition Dates: March 20-April 12, 2014

Guest Juror: Dina Deitsch, Contemporary Curator of the deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum

You locals have been celebrating Gallery 263 for the past five years. For our second juried exhibition of our fifth year, we want to take a chance to celebrate you, Massachusetts! MA residents, we invite you to submit your best work.

Submission: Online submissions only. Artists may submit up to 6 works. Work in all media is encouraged.

2D (painting, drawing, photography, etc.): May not exceed 60″ in width, 108″ in             height (40 lbs. max).

3D (sculpture, installation): MUST be self-supportive or mountable; may not exceed 108″H x 30″W x 30″D. Installations must be simple to assemble or installed by artist.

Time Media (video, audio): No length restrictions. To submit, provide link(s) to stream or send DVD with files to Gallery 263, 263 Pearl Street, Cambridge, MA 02139. Note: All A/V equipment must be provided by the artist. Please see FAQ for restrictions.

How to Apply: Visit http://gallery263.com/massachusetts_page2.php for direct link to the application form.

Deadline: Submissions must be received by 11:59 p.m. on SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 9. No late submissions accepted.

Entry Fee: $25 for 1-3 works / $40 for 4-6

Guest Juror for Massachusetts at Gallery 263, Dina Deitsch, is currently the Curator of Contemporary Art at the deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, in Lincoln, MA, where she specializes in American and European contemporary art.  Deitsch organized the deCordova’s first-ever regional Biennial in 2010, and has hosted successful Biennials in the years since.  Additionally, Deitsch has organized numerous solo-exhibitions as well as large-scale group exhibitions, most recently addressing the themes of architecture and performance.  Prior to working at the deCordova, she held curatorial positions at the Williams College Museum of Art and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.  Deitsch has independently curated for the Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA, The Bernard Museum of Judaica, New York, and Art Interactive, Cambridge, MA, and served as the guest juror for the 2012 Northeast Issue of New American Painting.

Deadline: Nov. 22 – Juried Exhibition Opportunity – WOOD | Cambridge, MA

Call For Art!
Gallery 263 in Cambridge, MA, USA

Theme: WOOD
Exhibition Dates: December 2013
Guest juror: Katherine French

The traditional fifth anniversary gift is WOOD, and to kickoff the celebration of Gallery 263’s fifth anniversary year, we ask you show us your wood! Made of WOOD. Made with WOOD. Made on WOOD. Made about WOOD. We are talking wood in the literal sense here. Please show us your WOOD.

ELIGIBILITY
Open to all residents of the United States. Submitted work must be created within the last 5 years and complete.

SUBMISSION
Online submissions only. Please see How To Apply for direct link to the application form. Artists may submit up to 6 works. Work in all media is encouraged.
2D (painting, drawing, photography, etc.) : May not exceed 60” in width, 108” in height (40 lbs. max).
3D (sculpture, installation) : MUST be self-supportive or mountable; may not exceed 108″H x 30″W x 30″D. Installations must be simple to assemble or installed by artist.
Time Media (video, audio) : No length restrictions. To submit, provide link(s) to stream or send DVD with files to Gallery 263, 263 Pearl Street, Cambridge, MA 02139. Note: All A/V equipment must be provided by the artist. Please see FAQ for restrictions.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION
Submissions must be received by 11:59 p.m. on FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 22. No late submissions accepted.

Entrants will be notified of their status by 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday November 27, 2013.

ENTRY FEE
Payment of $25 for 1-3, $40 for 4-6. Payment must be received by the November 22 submission deadline.

How To Apply? Click Here.

For questions, please see FAQ. For other questions, please email contact@gallery263.com. NO PHONE CALLS, EMAILS ONLY.

Guest juror, Katherine French

Katherine French is currently the Executive Director of the Danforth Museum of Art, in Framingham, MA where she has curated numerous exhibitions focused on historical and contemporary expressionism. In 2007 she received an award for curatorial excellence from the New England chapter of the International Association of Art Critics, and was named Best Curator of Locally Made Art at the 2010 Boston Art Awards. She was also recognized as a 2010 Distinguished Alumna by Boston University, and named one of Ten to Watch in 2011 by the Worcester Business Journal. Under her direction, the Danforth Museum of Art has been named an Outstanding Cultural Organization by the Massachusetts Arts Education Collaborative.

Learn more on our website: http://www.gallery263.com/wood_1.php