FOR THE BEES
on left: detail, EVI NUMEN, Bumblebee I, 2014, 24" x 16", Digital Archive Print
Deadline for submission: Saturday, June 28, 2014
Online and Print only Exhibition
About the Theme:
For the Bees: We are losing our bees, you probably know about this and how serious it is. In case you don't here is a link to a TED talks about it: Why Bees Are Disappearing One of the ways we can help as individuals to plant flowers that are indigenous to our respective regions. For this exhibition we are seeking art that relates to bees or flora native to the artist's geographic location in order to raise awareness in a beautiful and meaningful way while also helping individual artists gain recognition.
Entry Requirements for this Exhibition:
All fine art media will be considered, please keep in mind- since the work will not be viewed in person it must reproduce well in print and on the screen.
Sale of Art:
Artists will be contacted directly to handle sales, and shipping directly. Art for this exhibition is not required to be for sale. Submitted images must represent the art as it appears in person.
Selection and Notification Process: Art will be reviewed personally by Liz Afif art will be chosen based on relationship to the theme, beauty, expressiveness, and a sense of genuiness. We will let all artists know if they have been accepted or not. In the past we have only given notice to accepted artists, but in response to artists' reactions we will be notifying everyone either way.
Entry Fee: $15 for 1 – 4 entries ($5 each additional entry) email entries will be billed by paypal or you may use the buttons below.
Submission Format: Art will be juried by digital file photographs and will be viewed on a 26” screen in high resolution. Each image must be no larger than 5 MB. The recommended size is 10” in the longest dimension 300dpi. Minimum file size is 500kb. Please save your jpgs as your name (first and last) followed by the entry number. For example: “sandrobotticelli1.jpg”
Please use “For the Bees” and your last name as the subject of your email. For example: “For the Bees Botticelli”
You may email submissions to email@example.com.
Deadline for submission: June 28, 2014
Notification: July 14, 2014
ONLINE EXHIBITION DATE: July 18, 2014 - August 16, 2014 (the exhibition will be on the homepage of LIZAFIF.COM)
CATALOG RELEASE DATE: TBA
Email Entry Check list:
□ Jpgs (saved as artist’s first and last name and entry #) email
□ Name, email, phone number, numbered list of works with pertinent info
□ Entry Fee (you may pay below or you will receive an invoice via paypal)
all sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
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