2014 International Juried Exhibition

EXHIBITION DATES: November 7 – December 13, 2014

JUROR: Evonne M. Davis

AWARDS
Special Exhibitions Committee Award: Solo Exhibition at The Center for Contemporary Art
First Prize: $500
Second Prize: $250
Third Prize: $100

ENTRY FEE
$35 for up to three entries

$25 for CCA Members and Art Educators
Entry fees are non-refundable

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: Friday, September 5, 2014

SPECIFICATIONS
The exhibition will consist of two- and three-dimensional work in all media. Wall pieces must be wired for hanging and no larger than 60″ X 60″. Free-standing pieces may not exceed 32″ X 48″ X 60″ and/or weigh more than 75 lbs. Accepted work cannot be substituted and must be available for the duration of the exhibit.

SUBMISSION
Submit up to three JPEG digital images only on  a CD or via our website. Images should be no larger than 1200 pixels in either direction at 300 dpi. The Center for Contemporary Art reserves the right to exclude/refuse any entries which do not meet these specifications. CDs will be returned if a SASE is provided.

ENTRY AGREEMENT
The receipt of an entry implies the entrant’s agreement with all conditions set forth in the prospectus. Before entering click here to view the prospectus and full details: Juried Exhibit Prospectus

DATES & DEADLINES
Submission Deadline: Friday, September 5, 2014 

Artist Notification of Acceptance by Email: October 1-3, 2014
In Person Delivery: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 from 2-8 p.m.
Deadline to Receive Shipped Artwork: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 from 2-8 p.m.
Exhibit Opening Reception: Friday, November 7th from 6-8 p.m.
Pre-paid Artwork Return and In-Person Pick-Up: December 15-19, 2014 during office hours

HOW TO ENTER!

Online: After reading prospectus please click here to access Online Entry Form and follow instructions provided

By Mail:
Download the Juried Exhibit Prospectus
Complete the entry form, enclose the fee and CD and mail to:f
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ 07921
Attn: 2014 Juried Exhibition

ABOUT THE JUROR:

Evonne M. Davis is Co-founder and Artistic Director of Gallery Aferro in Newark, NJ. (visit at aferro.org), as well as a working artist. She has also served as the Gallery and Education Director for City Without Walls. Evonne studied at the School of Visual Arts and CornellUniversity. She has worked with youth in many contexts, including teaching creative writing workshops to LGBT youth, overseeing the ArtReach program at City Without Walls, acting as a mentor and serving on the Arts High School Advisory Committee.

Evonne has curated independent and affiliated exhibitions for the past 14 years in innovative as well as traditional settings, including a vacant lot in Coney Island and the back of a 1978 Volvo. Other locations include The Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Valley Arts, Ironworks Gallery, Brooklyn Borough Hall, Studio 411, Red Saw Gallery, Arts Guild of New Jersey, The Center for Contemporary Art, Bedminster, NJ, Print Making Center of NJ, Seton Hall University, and 207 Gallery, New York City,  among many others.  Evonne has facilitated partnerships with Aljira, A Center for Contemporary Art, Newark Arts Council, The Polish Cultural Institute, Brick City Development Corporation, Camera Club of New York, The Newark Museum, The Montclair Museum and many, many others.