Competitions & Contests

Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens 2023 CAC All Media Show Call For Entries

Entry Dates 2023-07-17T23:59:00+00:00 - 2023-06-01T00:01:00+00:00 42 Days Left


Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden 2023 Exhibition
Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce an online call for entries for the Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden 2023 Exhibition. The theme for this exhibit is "Fall Flair". The exhibition will be in the Education Building at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. All work submitted must be for sale. Entry fee is $15 per submission, maximum 2 submissions per artist.Commission on sales is 30%.

Call for Entry Dates: June 1- July 17, 2023

Juried Notification: Wednesday, July 19, 2023

Drop off – Wednesday, July 22 – Saturday, July 26, 2023, by 4 pm, at CROSSROADS ART CENTER
Exhibition Opening: Tuesday, August 1, 2023
Exhibition End Date: Tuesday, October 31, 2023

Before submitting artwork, please read and be sure you understand thoroughly procedures and expectations for participating in our 2023 shows.

Submission Details:
You will need an artist statement - 200 word limit in first person.

1. You do not have to create a portfolio site to enter the show.

2. The way you fill out the form is how it will be shown on the labels, awards, and publicity.

a. Name: Use Capital Letters for the first letters of your name.
b. Prices - DO NOT TYPE IN A COMMA. This produces the wrong price. ArtCall will add it automaticaally
c. Measurements - HEIGHT first, then Width then Depth (H x W x D)2D IMAGE REQUIREMENTS:3 images of each piece are required, one of the art without frame, one with frame, and a close detail image (zoomed into a small section of interest). If the art is unframed, only two photos are required. NOTE: if the work is framed, we must have the outside measurements of the frame (H x W x D). Please do not guess. If we do not have the measurements for the art and/or the framed art, your piece will not be considered to jury. Walls and backgrounds SHOULD NOT SHOW in photos.3D IMAGE REQUIREMENTS:For each 3D, installation, or wearable art entry, submit 3 images: one overall front, one overall rear or sideview, and one detail (zoomed into a small section of interest).• Detail images must show an important aspect of the artwork. Make sure that both the full-view and detail images are oriented correctly. Please keep backgrounds as unobtrusive as possible
d. Statement regarding the piece of art - The character limit is 300!! This is used for all publicity online and inhouse. Spellcheck it as well as word count it!

e. FYI - You can go back in and add/edit images and edit text until the call ends.

f. Please double check all information. 
After submitting, please go back in and double check your information. Did you enter the required 2 or 3 photos for each submission? Is your price correct? Measurements? Is your statement complete?VERY IMPORTANT: You can delete and change photos, and change text within each submission up until end-of-call. Do not delete an entire submission and then replace it with a new one--ArtCall will charge you for a new submission!
Crossroads Art Center’s AMS are open to mid-Atlantic artists through a bimonthly call for entries, and cash prizes are awarded for the winners. Each show is juried by a prominent art professional from the community (a gallery director, curator, museum official, arts professor, or accomplished artist). Cash awards are given for 1st $100, 2nd $75, and 3rd $50 place winners. The 2023 AMS shows are exhibited at Crossroads Art Center and as an online exhibition where customers can shop directly from the website.

User Entry Process Tutorial

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