October 4, 2013
November 16, 2013-December 15, 2013
Nave Gallery, 155 Powder House Blvd, Somerville, MA
The Nave Gallery (Somerville, MA) invites artists to participate in the juried exhibition Reliquary. Briefly stated, a reliquary is a container that holds or displays something sacred. Artwork is sought that plays on the concepts of enclosure, concealment, display, sacred and/or profane. Ties to the concept of home or shelter are encouraged.
Visual artists working in all 2-D and 3-D media (including video and installation) are invited to submit work.
Open to all artists.
Work in all media will be considered.
There is a $15 entry fee payable through PayPal.
A maximum of 3 pieces may be entered for consideration.
Submissions will be accepted through October 4, 2013.
The Nave Gallery will retain a 30% commission for work sold.
Artist is responsible for cost of shipping work to and from the gallery.
Local artists will be asked to help gallery sit.
HOW TO SUBMIT YOUR WORK:
Please send up to three artwork submissions as .jpg files to info[at]navegallery[dot]org.
Each .jpg should be 1200 pixels in the long dimension and named as “#_NAME.jpg” where # is the submission number and NAME is your last name.
Include an image list with your jpeg submission email, indicating submission number, title, size, process and year, as well as a brief artist bio and statement.
There is a $15 submission fee, payable through Paypal or with check. Paypal is available here. Please include “Reliquary” in the memo. Checks should be sent to: Nave Gallery, 155 Powder House Blvd, Somerville, MA
Accepted pieces should be delivered to the Nave Gallery located outside Teele Square (155 Powder House Blvd, Somerville, MA) ready to install.
Deadline for entries: Friday, October 4, 2013
Notification: Friday, October 11, 2013
Artwork drop off: TBD
Exhibition dates: November 16-December 15
Opening Reception: TBD