Thursday, September 6, 2012

Call For Artists: Indianapolis Art Center College Exhibition

The Indianapolis Art Center is announcing a special call for artists open to currently enrolled Indiana college students. We are looking to select 6 – 12 College Students for a group showcase this winter (December 7 – February 3) in the Indianapolis Art Center’s Frank M. Basile Exhibition Hall.

-This opportunity is open to undergraduate or graduate students of all ages currently enrolled in any College or University in the State of Indiana.
-Students may be pursuing any of the following degrees in ANY area of fine art or craft :  Associates Degree, Bachelor’s Degree, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts.
-All work must be original and made by the artist. No reproductions or copies.

To Apply, please submit the following via mail or email:

-An Artist Resume, not to exceed one page,
which includes the degree you are seeking and the school you attend.
-5 to 10 images of individual works (details may be included)
-Artist Statement, Not to Exceed 300 words.

Your proposal materials WILL NOT be returned to you.

Materials should be sent to:
Indianapolis Art Center
Attn: Kyle Herrington
820 E. 67th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46220
or – please use the subject line “College Exhibit” in your email.

Entries Due – Sunday, October 14, 2012
Artist Notified – Friday, October 19, 2012
Artwork Delivered – November 26 – 30, 2012
Public Exhibition Reception          Friday, December 14, 2012 6pm – 8pm
Exhibition Run    December 7, 2012 – February 3, 2013
Artwork Pick-Up February 3, 2013 – February 6, 2013

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Call for Entries: SculptEVV

SculptEVV:  $36,500 in award money.

The City of Evansville and University of Southern Indiana invite sculptors and sculpture collaborations to submit works/proposals to Sculpt EVV —a juried outdoor sculpture show, opening June 15, 2013, and closing April 20, 2014. Successful applicants receive $1,200 installation stipends for each artwork installed and are eligible for: $20,000 purchase award, $10,000 best-in-show, $5,000 2nd place, $1,000 3rd place and $500 people’s choice. Sculpt EVV will congratulate the award winners in a full page color ad in Sculpture Magazine (see September 2012) and list the other artists in the show.

The 2013-14 juror is: Lisa D. Freiman, senior curator and chair of the Department of Contemporary Art, Indianapolis Museum of Art.

To access the Sculpt EVV prospectus, see the current show, submit artworks, and suggest sites for submitted artworks /proposed artworks, go to:

Submission deadline is December 1, 2012. For questions call: 812.204.7068 or 812.464.1740.