CALL TO ARTISTS
Creatures: Wild and Wooly
ENTRY DATES: March 27 to May 31, 2017
EXHIBITION DATES: June 30 to August 12, 2017
LOCATION: Florida CraftArt, 501 Central Avenue, St. Petersburg, Florida
Florida CraftArt invites artists to submit work for an exhibition showcasing original artwork that represents the theme: “Creatures: Wild and Wooly.” It is an open, juried call-to-artists based on animals—wild, exotic, domesticated, imaginary or mythical.
Artists, 18 years of age and older, are eligible to submit recent work related to the theme.Eligible media are those related to fine craft art clay, fiber, wood, metal, glass, jewelry and mixed media.Crafts using manufactured parts, pieces, or fabrics, can be included if these materials are secondary to the total design and production of the artwork.
Email your images and application to: Exhibition@FloridaCraftArt.org
Non-refundable entry fees are:
Florida CraftArt members: $25 for up to three works
Nonmembers: $40 for up to three works
A jury panel will use digital images to select entries based on originality, creativity, quality and complexity of workmanship, artistry and impact as represented in the images submitted.
Cash prizes will be awarded.
Submission period opens:
March 27, 2017
May 31, 2017
Notification of acceptance via email:
Week of June 14, 2017
Artist(s) bio, headshot and artist statement to FCA:
June 19, 2017
Selected artwork due at Florida CraftArt:
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Opening reception and award announcements:
Friday, June 30, 2017, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Saturday, August 12, 2017, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Unsold work picked up by artists by appointment:
Sunday, August 13 from 12:30. to 4 p.m. and Monday, August 14 from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
For general exhibition information or questions related to the call to artists, contact us at: exhibition@FloridaCraftArt.org, or
call the gallery manager Liz Rogers at (727) 821-7391.Download InstructionsDownload Entry FormPay Online