Arts at the Old Barracks Trenton Makes Gallery Show
Arts at the Old Barracks Gallery Show:“Trenton Makes” Reception 6:00-9:00pm, April 7, 2023 Art Display April 7 to May 14, 2023
EXHIBITION SUBMISSION FORMAPPLICATION DEADLINE: May 1, 2024Organizers: Arts at the Old Barracks is hosting the “Trenton Makes” gallery show as a part of a fundraising campaign to support the museum and its programming. The Old Barracks Museum is celebrating Trenton area artists in a month-long gallery show hosted in this historic 18th century building.
Overview: The Old Barracks Museum is looking forward to showcasing both the art and artists of Trenton. The exhibition itself will be populated with art works that best exemplify Trenton area artist and their work. The show will hang during upcoming events to allow the public to experience these works throughout the month.
Criteria for Submission:all artists must reside in Trenton or the surrounding area.
Submission Process: Submit up to 5 digital images (JPGs) of actual works you hope to have selected for exhibition. JPGs should be approximately 8”X10” at 144ppi or 1152 pixels X 1449 pixels. Name each JPG with your first initial, last name and image number (example: JSmith1.jpg JSmith2.jpg, JSmith3.jpg). Along with the JPGs, complete and submit the Application Form to identify titles, media, sizes dates made; to identify pieces; to write up to 100-word narratives accompanying eachpiece(optional); to write up to a 250-word narrative about the body of work and your work as an artist. Submit all material in a single zip file with your name (i.e. JonSmith). Send all submissions to email@example.com by midnight, May 1, 2024.
Artwork Restrictions: Because of the constraints of the exhibition space in which the show will take place, submissions must meet the following restrictions:All art must be wired to be hung by existing railing system in gallery spacesWorks must be two-dimensional (no three-dimensional work will be accepted)Only individual artists (not collaborative projects) may apply
Selection Process & Notification: All submitted works will be considered by a jury made up of Old Barracks Museum staff and board. All adjudications are final and will be based on:Artistic quality, Connection to thematic and locational requirements. All artists who submit work for consideration will be notified of the jury decision May 10, 2024 Questions? Please contact Michelle Doherty at firstname.lastname@example.org IMPORTANT:All decisions of the jurors are final.If you are accepted, by submitting your entry, you give the exhibitors the right to publish your images for publicity purposes; we may ask select artists to provide higher resolution jpegs suitable for publicity purposes.In the event of a purchase, the Old Barracks Museum will notify the artist of the sale and pay a commission in the amount of 80% of the listed price with 20% of said price going towards the Old Barracks Museum fundraising campaign. Artists are responsible for delivering the artwork, ready-to-hang, between May 22 - 25. Artists are responsible for picking up unsold works between July 10-13 10:00am and 5:00pm. Any unclaimed works will become property of the Old Barracks Museum after 30 days. Works that are purchased will continue to be shown for the duration of the gallery show.