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Cyberspace III

CALL FOR ARTIST

"CYBERSPACE III COMPETITION"

February 15 - March 4, 2016

RECEPTION FOR ARTISTS 

Thursday, February 25, 2016
4:30 - 6:30 pm

Cyberspace III Brochure (446KB)

Cyberspace III Submission Form (9KB)

February 2016 the University Art Gallery and the SVSU Department of Art is hosting a juried digital fine arts competition "Cyberspace III Competition," which is open to artists within the State of Michigan.

This exhibition is open to any Michigan artist using a digital imaging device such as a digital camera or scanner and/or digital imaging program in the creation of their work. Artwork should be created with a fine art rather than a commercial emphasis and must be professionally framed and ready to hang.  No works requiring a computer or other electronic device for display will not be accepted unless artist provides own equipment.  Entries cannot be larger than 6 ft. in any dimension.  The gallery does not take a commission for sold pieces.  Cash prizes will be awarded.

Entry Submission Deadline: January 6, 2016 (Postmark 1/2/2016)

Exhibition Dates: February 15 - March 4, 2016

Opening Reception: February 25, from 4:30-6:30pm

*CASH PRIZES* 

 Awards: To be announced, additional awards will be given at the discretion of the juror.

Entry Process:
Artist must submit work by email with up to (3) pieces of work.  Images no larger than 2500 pixels on the largest side and resolution 300dpi. Submit images labeled with title, size, year of completion and price as well as your artist statement to:

Email: gallery@svsu.edu with the subject "CYBERSPACE III" 

-OR- 

Mail your entry fee and CD with documents of labeled works with title, size, year of completion, price, and your artist statement and and an email address to: 

SVSU University Art Gallery
Corey Gilbert, Director
7400 Bay Rd
University Center, MI 48710

*If you are submitting over email you must still mail in a check (made out to SVSU ) to be considered for the exhibition.

**By submitting to Cyberspace Competition III you are agreeing to SVSU's gallery and image policies. Once submitted, you are giving SVSU rights to use your image for promotion purposes. An additional policy and entry form will be given to artists who are accepted into the competition.

Entry Fee: Nonrefundable entry fee of $20 for professional artists, $10 for students (you must send copy of school ID).  If emailing content you must also mail a check made out to Saginaw Valley State University by entry deadline date (to be announced) for work to be considered.  If mailing your package please submit check with entry information.   No credit cards accepted.  Cashiers and/or personal checks will be accepted.  

Notification: Notification will be sent by email after January 20, 2016. Labels for accepted artwork will be sent out to artists at this time.

Accepted Work:  Drop off of accepted work(s): M - F, February 1 - 5, from 9am - 4pm in A103 and Saturday, February 6, from 11am - 2pm in the University Art Gallery.  Accepted work that doesn't comply to its initial image integrity, at the discretion of the director and juror will be disqualified. Be sure to complete and drop off the entry form Cyberspace III Submission Form (9KB) also and attach the labels to the back of your works.

Artwork pick up: March 5, 2016, 11am - 2 pm and March 7 - 11, 2016, 9am - 4pm in A103. Any questions please contact cmgilbe1@svsu.edu or call (989) 964-2291.

Sales:  There will be no commission retained by the University Art Gallery.  Potential sales will be referred to the artist.

Liability:  Although extreme care will be taken with all entries, the University Art Gallery, Art Department of Saginaw Valley State University will not be responsible for loss or damage.  Submission of works implies agreement to all conditions of this entry information including permission to photograph accepted works for publicity.  Art work not picked up by March26, 2016 will be discarded.

For information on the past 
"Cyberspace II Competition 2014" Exhibition
"Cyberspace I Competition 2012" Exhibition

All gallery exhibitions and receptions are free and open to the public.  For open gallery hours or call (989) 964-4159.  The University Art Gallery is located in the Arbury Fine Arts Center on the campus of Saginaw Valley State University, svsu.edu/visit/campusmaps.

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