Paperworks 2022 (Online Art Competition) - Call For Artists

Paperworks 2022 (Online Art Competition) – Call For Artists

Paperworks 2022 (Online Art Competition) – Call For Artists

[Sponsored Listing] b.j. spoke gallery announces a call for artists for Paperworks 2022, an international juried competition for artists using paper as their primary substrate or the subject of a video. All entries to the Paperworks 2022 competition must be the original work of the artist. Accepted media includes works made on, with, or about, paper. For example, cut paper, folded paper, woven paper, glued paper, drawings, paintings, pastels, printmaking, photographs, paper sculpture, digital art, bound books, collage, mixed media, video, and installation.

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Enter by: 31 May 2022 (Deadline Extended)

The juror is Kiko Aebi, a Curatorial Assistant in the Department of Drawings and Prints at The Museum of Modern Art, New York. In this role, she has provided exhibition and acquisition support on various projects. Most recently, she worked with Senior Curator Jodi Hauptman and Associate Curator Samantha Friedman on Cézanne Drawing (2021) and contributed texts to the associated exhibition catalogue. She is the recipient of a Fulbright Research Grant and holds an M.A. in Contemporary Art History from Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam and a B.A. in Art History and Environmental Studies from Amherst College.

Selected artists will have up to six pieces included in a one month, online exhibition on b.j. spoke gallery’s website and promoted on b.j spoke gallery’s social media accounts from August 1-31, 2022. Awards will be given to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place artists. The gallery will host virtually an opening reception Saturday, August 13th at 7:00 pm on Zoom.

b.j. spoke gallery has a 45 year history and strong contact list. The gallery has over 20 years’ experience in producing national and international juried shows. Contacts include art collectors, interior designers, art educators, and arts councils.

About b.j. spoke gallery

b.j. spoke gallery was founded with the belief that a partnership between artist and public is an essential relationship. The gallery provides opportunities for artists to experience responses to their work and the public to increase its aesthetic awareness in deciphering the artist’s intent through contemplation and dialogue.

b.j. spoke gallery offers solo exhibits of members’ work, yearly invitational shows, two national juried art competitions, artist talks, the Artist’s Circle (open to all artists, gallery membership not required), workshops, live theater, and poetry readings.

In an effort to bring the under-served artist to the attention of the Long Island community, the gallery maintains an outreach program to individuals such as young emerging artists. Use of gallery space is extended for benefits, lectures, readings, and exhibits by not-for-profit groups whose mission reflects the objectives of the gallery.

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