All artists in Westchester County, NY and the New York Metropolitan Area working in all mediums, at any stage in their artistic careers, are encouraged to email submissions of work completed from 2014 to 2016 to the New Rochelle Council on the Arts for an exhibit at the NRCA Rotunda Gallery at City Hall. The exhibit is entitled: “CommUNITY – People, Places & Perspectives” and will focus on the many facets of daily life and the inherent differences and similarities of community members emphasizing the interconnections that create community. All original two- and three-dimensional wall-hung work will be accepted for review as long as they meet all requirements; no free-standing works will be eligible for acceptance. All work submitted must be available for exhibiting; substitutions will not be allowed.
The final selection of work to be exhibited will be chosen by the NRCA Rotunda Gallery Committee. CALENDAR: Entry Receipt Deadline: Friday, February 3, 2017 Accepted Artists Notified: Wednesday, February 8, 2017 Exhibition Dates: February 24 – March 31, 2017 Reception : Tuesday, February 28, 2017 APPLICATION: All entrants must complete the exhibit’s entry form which can be downloaded from www.newrochellearts.org . Completed entry form must be sent with your email submission that contains 3 images (8 x 10 in., 300 dpi jpegs only; no tiffs, pdfs, PowerPoint, etc.), corresponding image list (all jpeg image names should correspond to entry form), single-page artist statement, and single-page résumé to. Submissions will be accepted by email only.
Entry Fee: Free for NRCA members, for nonmembers, the fee is $35.00 fee for a maximum of 3 images (8×10 in, 300 dpi jpegs). Fee is due only for accepted work. Upon notification of acceptance, the fee can be remitted through PayPal at www.newrochellearts.org or sent as a personal check or money order (no cash!). When paying via PayPal, please indicate that the payment is in regards to NRCA Rotunda Gallery Exhibit. All checks and money orders should be made out to: The New Rochelle Council on the Arts and sent to New Rochelle Council on the Arts, P.O. Box 211, New Rochelle, NY 10804
SPECIFICATIONS OF ACCEPTED WORK: All accepted work must: Arrive completely ready for installation with eye hooks and wire attached and if necessary, framing. NRCA will not assume these costs. See photos below for hanging hardware guidance. Entire piece cannot exceed a weight of 25 lbs. Be clearly labeled on the back with name, address, phone number, title, medium and price.