Community Foundation Juried Art Show and Exhibition

[box]The Community Foundation of West Georgia is hosting its second annual juried art show and exhibit. The Community Foundation is a public charity dedicated to improving the lives of residents in the three county area, Carroll, Haralson and Heard Counties. It is our hope that the art work submitted for the art show will highlight and define in a creative process and form the concept of community, what is community? The Foundation currently has 82 funds from donors, corporations and non profits directly addressing community needs. Since 2004 the Foundation has distributed over $2.5 million dollars to local non profit organizations in the areas of art/culture, education, economic development, medical/hospice, education and the environment.[/box]

Awards

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Best in Show- $500 and the opportunity to hang in the corporate collection of the Community Foundation of West Georgia.

Runner up awards of $250 and $100 each, opportunity to hang in the corporate collection of the Community Foundation of West Georgia.

Finalists- opportunity to hang in corporate collection of the Community Foundation of West Georgia for one year.

All selected work will be exhibited at the Cultural Arts Center, from June 1 through June 29

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 Eligibility

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Open to residents/artists or former residents of Carroll, Haralson or Heard Counties 18 years or older. (see application)

All work must be original, no giclee. No substitutes of accepted works will be permitted unless previous arrangements have been made with CFWG.

All work must be theme based- “What is community?”

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Entry Rules

[box]Juried Images: All entries to the exhibit will be juried from computer images. If selected and upon receipt of work, the work is not of the quality reflected in the image, the juror reserves the right to exclude the work from the exhibit.

Merit Awards: Merit Awards will be awarded by juror from the original work.

Size & Weight Restrictions: 2-Dimensional works, should not exceed 40” x 40” framed or unframed, 3 Dimensional works should not exceed 150 pounds or 84” height.

Display: Hanging work must be ready for hanging with wire in place. No saw-tooth hangers. Art work requiring assembly must be delivered and assembled by the artist. At the end of the exhibition, such artwork must be disassembled and picked up by the artist. Art work not picked up in six months will be disposed of or added to the Carrollton Cultural Arts Center permanent collection.

All artwork must have an attached tab with the following information: name of artist, title, medium, price (if for sale). [/box]

Fees

[box]Entry fees are as follows: $25 for up to 3 images. All images must be submitted on a single cd and mailed along with the entry fee and application to: Kim Jones, Community Foundation of West Georgia, 807 South Park Street, Carrollton, GA 30117.

Sale of entries are permitted, however, no artwork may be removed until exhibition closing on June 29. The Community Foundation of West Georgia will deduct a 25% commission on sales of artwork sold during the exhibition. No price changes from application permitted. [/box]

Submission Requirements

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Images 

Please submit 1 image per 2D work, and up to 3 images (front, back and side) for each 3D work in tiff, jpg. or gif. Submitted images must be 300 dpi. No larger than 10MB saved to a CD.

Disks will not be returned. 

Each image should be labeled with title, size, medium and price in the file name.

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