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Please read details below regarding our 2019 juror, directions, and other important information.

In August, the MAC will host its 27th Annual Juried Art Exhibition featuring a collection of local and regional artworks juried by Sam Baardman, a multidisciplinary artist. This juried exhibition is open to artists of any medium who are from Minnesota, Wisconsin, North and South Dakota.

Important Dates

Saturday, June 1, 2019

Monday, July 1, 2019

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Friday, August 2, 2019 from 4 – 7 pm

August  2 - 31, 2019

Sept. 3rd - 7th, 2019

Deadline for entries

Notification

Delivery deadline

Opening reception

Exhibition dates

Pick up artwork

Cash Awards

3D

First Place $500

Second Place $300

Third Place $150

2D

First Place $500

Second Place $300

Third Place $150

Other awards: 

Honorable Mentions, People’s Choice Award

About the Juror

Sam Baardman (Winnipeg, Manitoba, CA) is a photographer and musician whose work investigates the bonds between human and nature, and the historical, mythical, political, and economic relationships we have with water. Baardman brings a well-rounded and experienced artistic  approach to his role as this year’s juror.

In addition to serving as the Juror for MacRostie Art Center’s 27th Annual Juried Show, Baardman will present a show of his own work in the Minnesota Gallery throughout the month.

How to Apply

Electronic Submission (preferred):

Go to: macrostieartcenter.org/show-applications, read directions and submit the following:

• Application label info for each entry (limit 2 entries)

• Artist statement (approx. 50 words)

• Pay $20 application fee

• After submission, email digital images to macrostieartcenter@gmail.com

You May Also Apply by Mail:

Please include the following:

• Digital images on CD w/ attached label

• Artist statement (approx. 50 words)

• Self-addressed, stamped business size envelope OR email address for notification

• $20 Per artist/checks payable to MacRostie Art Center

 

Call for 2020 Exhibition Proposals

The MAC has two gallery spaces which each host one exhibit each month. The MAC Exhibit Committee is currently seeking proposals for solo and group exhibitions for 2020. Proposals are due by June 1, 2019 for consideration for the 2020 exhibition season.

 

Artists interested in applying for a solo exhibition should submit:

  • Written proposal outlining the exhibition – please include whether the work has been exhibited at another venue (where and when) and whether the work will be for sale (with approximate price points)

  • Artist Statement

  • Bio

  • Resume

  • 6 – 10 digital images of your work that are representative of the exhibition proposal

 

Artists interested in applying for a group exhibition should submit:

  • Written proposal outlining the exhibition – please include whether the work has been exhibited at another venue (where and when) and whether the work will be for sale (with approximate price points)

  • Resumes of all participating artists

  • Bios of all participating artists

  • 6 – 10 digital images representative of the exhibition

 

Timeline

Proposals are due by June 1, 2019

The Exhibit Committee will review proposals in June and July 2019

Notifications will be sent to artists by September 2019

  

How to Submit

Electronic (preferred):   macrostieartcenter@gmail.com

Hard copy:

MacRostie Art Center

405 NW 1st Avenue, Grand Rapids, MN 55744

Attn: Exhibit Committee

 

Questions/More Information

Kayla Aubid, Gallery Director

kayla@macrostieartcenter.org

218-326-2697


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