GoggleWorks Center for the Arts is pleased to announce an open call to all professional artists, age 18 and up, who design and produce their own work, to show in our 12th Annual Juried Exhibition. Open to all media, this exhibition aims to curate a selection of exemplary contemporary work from artists around the country. A catalog will be published by GoggleWorks Center for the Arts containing artists’ bios and images of work(s), together with juror’s bio and statement.
Meet the Juror
Thora Jacobson, Former Executive Director of Fleisher Art Memorial, and current Executive Director of Philadelphia Art Alliance.
February 26, 2018 – all entries due by midnight
March 31, 2018 acceptance/rejection emails will be sent
April 30, 2018 Mailed work due at the gallery and
Hand delivered work intake 10am-6pm
May 4, 2018 – opening reception 5:30-7:30pm
May 5 – June 3, 2018 – exhibition dates
June 4, 2018 Hand delivered work pick up 10am- 6pm
Open to all professional artist, ages 18 and up, who design and produce their own work. Work must have been created within the last three years and may not have been previously shown at GoggleWorks Center for the Arts. All work MUST BE FOR SALE. All media welcomed; video artists must supply their own equipment.
How to Apply:
There is a $35 application fee per submission. Submissions may include up to three artworks. All submissions must be entered via our online submission form. Entrants must create a Submittable username and password, then log in to complete their submission. Applicants are allowed to submit up to three artworks. Images must be in .jpg format – max. 1500×1500 pixels, at 300dpi. Video submissions must be uploaded as MP4. All applicants must submit a 75-100 word artist statement. Please note that entries will be disqualified for failure to follow the submission guidelines/instructions.
About GoggleWorks Center for the Arts:
Located in the former Willson Goggle Factory building, GoggleWorks is the largest arts center of its kind in the country. The five-story, 145,000-square-foot complex features six large teaching studios in ceramics, hot and warm glass, metalsmithing, photography, and woodworking; 35 juried studios for artists and makers working in a variety of mediums; and dozens of music, arts, and other cultural organizations.The complex also includes several major exhibition galleries, a 131-seat film theatre, a cafe and STORE featuring the work of over 200 artists from GoggleWorks and beyond. GoggleWorks is open to the public daily from 9am-9pm. Admission and parking are always free. Learn more at goggleworks.org.