“Science & Art” Juried Show – No submission fee

Arterie Fine Arts

Entry Deadline: Aug. 9

190 E. Fifth Avenue
Naperville, IL 60563


Call for Entries

“Science & Art” Juried Show, September 5 – October 1
Opening Artists Reception
Awards Ceremony
Saturday, September 7th, 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Science and Art are two aspects of human cultural activity and experience. We find aesthetic inspiration from structures found in nature, and works of art can provide novel insights to scientists. Only our age of extreme division of labor brought about a separation between science and art.

Submit: Your art in any medium, painting, sculpture, ceramic, jewelry, fabric, video, installation…
Images must be in jpg format (max. 10mb 4000 pixels longest side) & include title_dimensions.

Submit: A writing piece describing how art connects to science in your artwork. (appx. 50 words). A short one sentence description of each piece.

First Prize $50 and a certificate signed by the Judge.

Second Prize $25 gift certificate usable in the gallery against next month’s Display fee or classes and a certificate signed by the Judge.

Two Special Mentions $10 gift certificate usable in the gallery against next month’s Display fee or classes and a certificate signed by the Judge.

Rules for Submission:

Eligibility is International

Deadline for Submissions
August 9th, 2013

Email Submissions with title of the show in subject line to:
[email protected]
Notification of Acceptance via email
August 10th, 2013

Size of Artwork
Artwork size may not exceed 36” x 36″ x 18″ for one, or 84″ x 60″ x 18″ for three pieces.
Contact us for any oversized artwork submissions.

Display Fee*
Due by August 14th, 2013
Upon acceptance you will be expected to pay a display fee* at the rate of $20 per painting or $50 for 3 paintings, as we are a co-op gallery run by artists.
You will receive invites, webpage, and inclusion in press releases.
You will pay 20% on your sales as commission to the gallery.

Drop Off/Receipt of Work (for international applicants)
August 31st – September 5th
You are responsible for hanging your gallery ready work for display in the designated area before the show. If you are outside of Chicago, you are responsible for shipping, and for a reusable package plus the shipping fee for the return (any overage will be refunded in the event of a sale).

Pick up/Return Shipping Date
October 1st – October 4th*
Artwork which is not picked up within 30 days becomes the property of the gallery.

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