33rd Positive/Negative National Juried Art Exhibition

Slocumb Galleries

Entry Deadline: Jan. 25

Ernest C. Ball Hall, 232 Sherrod Drive, ETSU
Johnson City, TN 37614
PHONE 423.483.3179


Juror: Margaret Winslow, Curator of Contemporary Art
Delaware Museum of Art

February 26 to March 30, 2018, at the Slocumb Galleries Deadline for Entries: January 25, 2018

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The Positive/Negative is a national juried art exhibition, organized yearly since 1985, to provide the regional community of Appalachia in Northeastern Tennessee, Southwest Virginia, and nearby states, access to dynamic contemporary art practices that explore current directions in visual art. For more than 30 years, the Positive/Negative exhibitions serve as platform for dialogue to promote diversity, creative excellence and critical thinking within the academic and local communities.

All 2D, 3D and video/sound art are eligible. Open to US artists 18 years and older. There is no theme for the call for submission, Juror will select participating artists, curate the exhibition and award Best of Show and Honorable Mention. Up to $1,000 in cash prizes with exhibition opportunities. Juror’s decision is final. Artists will be notified by email on or before February 5, 2018. All accepted entries muse be received by February 22, 2018.

Work must not exceed 60 inches in any direction, weight must be less than 50 lbs, or no longer than 30 minutes of digital play. Artists may submit up to 3 titles, images must be saved either as jpeg or pdf, multiple image per file is acceptable. Artist statement must be in doc or pdf formal only.

About the Juror: Margaret Winslow is the Curator of Contemporary Art at the Delaware Art Museum. She has curated for the Neuberger Museum of Art, New Wilmington Art Association, Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts, and assisted with exhibits for the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum. In 2009, she participated in Maryland Art Place’s 7th Annual Curators’ Inc., and juried the Hunting Art Prize in 2013.

For inquiries, email SG Director Karlota I. Contreras-Koterbay via [email protected] or call/text 423.483.3179. Entry fee: $36.www.etsu.edu/cas/art/galleries/positive-negative.php

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