What: Photography & Sculpture
Theme: Open theme
How Many Works: Two works per Artist
Receiving Dates: Monday, August 28, 4-7 and Tuesday, August 29, 11-2.
Opening Reception: Sunday, September 10, 4-6 pm (Delayed due to Labor Day)
Pick up Dates: Monday, September 25, 12-5 and Tuesday, September 26, 12-5 (Storage fees of $5 per day will be charged for work picked up late. Storage space is extremely limited and not ideal.)
• All two dimensional work must be dry and framed, with the following exception: Canvases. Such canvases must have a minimum edge of 1.25”, must be dry, have clean edges and no visible staples – “Museum Edge.” • All framed artwork must be ready to hang, USING BRAIDED PICTURE WIRE ONLY, NO EXCEPTIONS. Two dimensional art may not exceed 40” in height or length, including frame. • Wood or metal panels or mounted artwork with a minimum width of .75” may be unframed, ready to hang. USE BRAIDED PICTURE WIRE ONLY, NO EXCEPTIONS. • No saw tooth hangers. • For plexi-mounted art, secure picture hangers attached to the back frame structure are acceptable. • Work must be original, completed within last three years and not exhibited at RAC before. No Giclees, other than for photography. • No renderings or copies of other Artists work. No photographs of the artwork of others unless additional elements are included. • Three dimensional art may not exceed 3’ x 3’. The artist must provide an appropriate base and be available to assist with the installation. • Work applied to an unusual surface (such as hand-made paper) or collaged elements that are combined to create a substrate will be considered to be within the category of the medium applied to the surface without regard to the surface itself (e.g.watercolor applied to hand-made paper shall be considered watercolor, not Mixed Media.)
RAC Policy Reminder: Waiver for Pictures Taken/Used
We document each RAC exhibition/show with photographs that may be used in the RAC newsletter, web site, social media and other promotional materials. Entry into an exhibition/show at the Rowayton Arts Center assumes permission to photograph you and/or your artwork to use in promotional materials.
If you have any questions, please call the Rowayton Arts Center (203) 866-2744 for clarification.