January 13 – March 10, 2018
OPEN CALL NXNE 2018 is a juried exhibit organized by BMAC showcasing established, mid-career, and emerging artists producing works on paper.
OPEN CALL NXNE 2018 is open to artists who live in New England or New York.
Eligible media include drawing, painting on paper, collage/assemblage, cut paper, hand-pulled prints, and digital prints (not including digital photography).
Submissions must not exceed 108 inches in height.
To apply for inclusion in OPEN CALL NXNE 2018, submit an application form, images, and a non-refundable application fee of $30 by Monday, November 13 at 11:59 p.m. (A discounted fee of $20 is available to BMAC members.)
Applications must be submitted online. Applications submitted after the deadline will not be considered.
All submissions will be reviewed and selections made by Sique Spence, Director, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, NYC. Selections will be announced by Friday, December 8.
Sique Spence has worked with Nancy Hoffman Gallery in New York City since 1978, as Director since 1985. Her previous experience includes serving as Assistant to the Director of ARCO Center for Visual Arts in Los Angeles, a non-profit gallery devoted to contemporary California art, and six years as Director of Galeria del Sol, a not-for-profit exhibition space in Santa Barbara focused on the California crafts movement.
EXHIBITION, INSTALLATION, DE-INSTALLATION
Exhibit dates: January 13 – March 10, 2018
Opening reception: Saturday, January 13 at 11 a.m.
Artists must deliver their work to BMAC, “ready to hang,” on either Friday, January 5, or Monday, January 8, between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Two-dimensional work must be framed in advance or otherwise made ready for simple installation. Artists whose work involves complex installation will be expected to facilitate the installation process in person.
After the exhibit closes, artists must retrieve their work from BMAC, assisting with complex de-installation as necessary, on March 11, 12, or 13, specific date and time to be determined.
All costs associated with delivery, pickup, or shipment of artwork to/from BMAC, as well as any costs associated with the purchase, rental, or use of specialized equipment not available at BMAC, must be borne by the artist.
All artwork will be fully insured by BMAC while it is in BMAC’s care.
BMAC reserves the right to make all installation decisions, including the possible exclusion of any works selected by the juror and delivered by the artist.