ICCJE 2019 CALL FOR ENTRY

Entry Form: http://www.govst.edu/iccje-entry-form/

December 1, 2018 Submissions open
January 30, 2019 Deadline for entry
February 1, 2019 Notifications
February 4 – 11, 2019 Delivery and shipped work received
February 13 – March 2, 2019 Exhibition open during regular gallery hours

Saturday March 2, 2019

CLOSING EVENTS:

 

1:00pm ICCJE gallery reception and GSU Art Program Open House

2:00pm Jurors’ remarks in the gallery, awards presentation

                        $400 Best in Show + $300 Curator’s Choice Award + (2) $150 Merit Awards

3:00pm conclusion of exhibition, artwork may be signed out

 

 

2019 Jurors:

Dr. Chanda Carey, Assistant Professor, Art History, GSU

Dr. Rebecca Siefert, Visiting Lecturer, Art History, GSU

Entry Form: http://www.govst.edu/iccje-entry-form/

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The Illinois Community College Juried Exhibition (ICCJE) 2019 will be an excellent showcase of what is happening with art around the state of Illinois.

 

Please go to the link here on our website to complete the entry form and follow the instructions to submit jpegs of up to 3 artworks (additional jpegs of 3D pieces are welcomed).

 

http://www.govst.edu/iccje-entry-form/

 

Submission deadline is January 30, 2019 (by 11:59 p.m.) so have students fill out the form and email jpegs to artsgrad@govst.edu

 

Eligibility: Open to students currently enrolled in an Illinois Community or Junior College and their artwork that was completed from August 2016 to present.

 

Specifications: Each student artist may submit up to three original works in any medium that will fit through a standard door and is appropriate for general audiences.

 

Accepted Works: All artwork accepted for the exhibition must be ready for professional installation (framed/wired or alternative approved methods appropriate to the work i.e.: magnets, clips, etc.) Plexiglas is preferred over conventional glass.

 

Fine print:

Drop Off/Pick Up: Artists are responsible for transit of work to and from the show. Accepted work will be delivered during designated gallery hours by appointment; (see website for information www.govst.edu/gallery and click on ICCJE). All work must remain in the show for the duration of the exhibit. Works may be removed after the closing reception and awards ceremony on Saturday, March 2, 2019 or by appointment through March 7, 2019.

 

Fees/Sales/Commissions: There is no entry fee. All sales inquiries will be forwarded directly to the artist. No commissions will be taken from sales. Work does not have to be for sale to be exhibited in the show.

 

Liabilities and Insurance: Artists will indicate insurance value of all entered work even if it is not for sale (NFS). Insurance will cover works while on exhibit, however, Governors State University Visual Arts Gallery will not be responsible for works in transit or if left unclaimed after March 2, 2019.

 

Publicity: By submitting an entry form the artist agrees to all conditions stated here and of the Visual Arts Gallery at Governors State University. The artist also agrees to release images of the artwork for publicity and cataloging purposes.

 

Notification: Artists will be notified via email whether or not the juror selected their submissions. Please make sure your email information is accurate and an email address that is in use.

 

January 30, 2019 Deadline for entry

February 1, 2019 Notifications

February 4-11, 2019 Delivery and shipped work received

February 13 – March 2, 2019 Exhibition. Open during regular gallery hours

March 2, 2019 Closing reception and awards ceremony.

            1:00pm ICCJE gallery reception and GSU Art Program Open House

            2:00pm Jurors’ remarks in the gallery, awards presentation

                        $400 Best in Show + $300 Curator’s Choice Award + (2) $150 Merit Awards

            3:00pm conclusion of exhibition, artwork may be signed out

 

Thank you for your participation and for sharing your best work for this exhibition – we can’t do it without you!

 

Let us know if you have any questions,

 

Aaron Porte, Gallery Graduate Assistant and ICCJE Coordinator

artsgrad@govst.edu

 

Jeff Stevenson, Director and Curator

jstevenson@govst.edu