CVG SHOW 2018 PROSPECTUS

Collective Visions Gallery announces the Tenth Annual CVG Show, a juried art competition for Photo/digital, Two-dimensional and Three-dimensional art.  All Washington State artists are invited to submit work; over $10,000 in cash and purchase prizes will be awarded for winners in several categories as listed below.

C A L E N D A R

 

Entry deadline 11 pm Friday, November 19, 2017
Notifications to artists
on or before December 30, 2017
Hand deliveries
1 to 5 pm  Saturday & Sunday, January 13 & 14
Shipped work accepted
January 2 through January 13
Exhibition Opens
Saturday, January 20
Reception, Awards Ceremony and Juror's Talk at the Kitsap Conference Center, 100 Washington Ave., Bremerton
5 to 7:15 pm Saturday, January 20
First Friday Art Walk
5 to 9 pm, Friday, February 2
Peoples' Choice Award and Guest Art Lecture
6 pm  Friday, February 23
 Exhibition closes
5 pm Saturday, February 24
Artists pick up work
  There will be a $25 charge for any late pick-ups.
  Early pick-up of art is not permitted.  Please do not ask.   
1 to 5 pm Sunday, February 25
Shipped work sent by Friday, March 2, 2017


A W A R D S

   
Best of Show
$1500
Best of Kitsap Award
$1000*
First Prize in Photo/Digital Arts
$1000
First Prize in 2D Arts
$1000
First Prize in 3D Arts
$1000
Second Prize in Photo/Digital Arts
$500
Second Prize in 2D Arts
$500
Second Prize in 3D Arts
$500
Third Prize in Photo/Digital Arts
$250
Third Prize in 2D Arts
$250
Third Prize in 3D Arts
$250
People’s Choice Award
$300
Purchase Prize
$2750*
Judges' Awards (up to 3 each category)
$25 each

*These awards are selected by the sponsoring entity.

A B O U T   T H E   J U R O R S
TERESA SAIA has firmly established herself within the art community, and has studied with leading artists worldwide. Her work has been recognized by numerous national awards and she is a recognized workshop instructor both nationally and in Europe.

HARRY LONGSTREET
is retired after 25 years as a writer, producer and director of filmed entertainment, primarily for television. In 2014, he took Best in Show in the annual CVG
Washington State competition and First Place (photography) in the 2017 competition.

PAULA STOKES is a cofounder of METHOD, an artist run nonprofit exhibition space in Seattle, where installation based artwork is featured. She is a professional artist working in glass and printmaking. www.methodgallery.com, www.paulastokes.com

Click here to read more about our jurors.

E L I G I B I L I T Y All artists must be 18 years of age or older and be a resident of  Washington State. Entries must be original, entirely the work of the entrant and executed within the last three years (since 1/1/13) and without the supervision of an instructor. Copies of existing artworks or based on copyrighted artworks are not eligible. REFUNDS WILL NOT BE GRANTED TO APPLICANTS WHO ARE NOT IN COMPLIANCE WITH THIS AGREEMENT.

E N T R Y   F E E $45.00; LIMIT 3 ART WORKS
Preferred entry method: online through OnlineJuriedShows (www.OnlineJuriedShows.com).
Mail in method: For an additional fee of $15 those not wishing to use the online system may enter by mailing jpeg images on a CD, along with a completed entry form to The CVG Show, 331 Pacific Avenue, Bremerton, WA 98337.

C O N D I T I O N S A maximum of THREE entries per artist is permitted.  Artists may enter more than one category. Two-dimensional work may not exceed 8 feet in its longest dimension nor weigh more than 75 lbs. Two views of Three-dimensional work are permitted.  3D work must fit within a 4 x 4 x 9 foot space and weigh less than 400 lbs.  All two-dimensional works on paper must be under glass or Plexiglas.  Shipped work must use Plexiglas. All work must be ready for presentation with the appropriate framing, hanging wires and the like.  Artists may not substitute another work for an accepted work, alter a work, change the sales price, nor withdraw a work after it has been accepted.   All work must be for sale.   Early pickup of artwork is not permitted.  Collective Visions Gallery reserves the right to refuse any entry which does not match the images submitted or meet the criteria enumerated here. Early pickup is not permitted.

A C C E P T E D   W O R K S Artworks can be hand delivered or shipped.  Shipping instructions will be included in the notification e-mail letter. The artist entrant will be responsible for all shipping charges both directions.  Every precaution will be taken to handle artwork with the utmost care.  However, neither Collective Visions Gallery nor the co-sponsors of the exhibition will be responsible for damage or loss from any cause.

N O T I F I C A T I O N Notification of accepted or non-accepted work will be via email as early as possble in December, but no later than December 31, 2016. 

S A L E S Sales will be promoted.  All work must be for sale. Collective Visions Gallery will retain a 33% commission on all sales.

P H O T O G R A P H Y Collective Visions Gallery reserves the right to photograph entries for purposes of publicity, documentation, education, and promotion.

L I A B I L I T Y Art works will be insured for liability while at Collective Visions Gallery. However, the construction and design of the work must not present a hazard to the public or gallery staff.

L E G A L   A G R E E M E N T All artists must be 18 years of age or older and reside in Washington State.  Submission of entry constitutes an agreement on the part of the artist to comply with all of the conditions and terms contained in this prospectus.  No work accepted into this agreement may be withdrawn prior to the close of the exhibition. All decisions of the Exhibition Chair are final.
REFUNDS WILL NOT BE GRANTED TO APPLICANTS WHO ARE NOT IN COMPLIANCE WITH THIS AGREEMENT.

A B O U T   C V G Collective Visions Gallery (aka CVG) is an artist-owned and operated gallery representing over 25 Puget Sound artists working in a variety of 2D and 3D modes and media in contemporary, abstract, and traditional styles. The Gallery is located in the heart of downtown Bremerton. Gallery programs include feature, solo, and two person exhibits by member artists; ongoing display of works by all the member artists; workshops, lectures and art forums, exhibitions by guest artists, and an annual statewide juried exhibit. The gallery is open Wednesday through Saturday from 11am to 5pm and Sundays from 12 to 4.  For more information visit: www.collectivevisions.com.

Q U E S T I O N S
Email: cindyduvall2@gmail.com
Phone: Cindy DuVall at 360.265.0510

Mailing address:
The CVG Show
331 Pacific Avenue
Bremerton, WA 98337
360.377.8327



Click here to download a printable copy of the Prospectus and entry form



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