The Anniversary Show is an annual jurried and judged exhibition. Forms become available online the second week of January of the first of each year. Forms are mailed out to artists that we have adresses for on file. If you would like your contact information to be added to our list please email email@example.com
Below you will find information that is on our entry forms. If you have missed this years Anniversary show, please put us on your calendar for next year!
NON-REFUNDABLE ENTRY FEE
1 Entry $20.00 * 2 Entries $25.00 * 3 Entries $30.00
The CAC 28th Anniversary Show is open to all visual artists. All entries submitted must be in good taste and the ORIGINAL work of the artist. Works must have been completed since January 2019. Any unoriginal, or work previously shown in this competition will not be considered. (if you worry that your work may not be considered “original” please contact us through email for specifics)
Oil & Acrylic
Watercolor & Gouache
Pastel, Pen & Ink, Charcoal, Pencil
Mixed Media, Collage, Fiber Art, Stained Glass and other unusual work
Photography (digital or altered photos must be identified)
Two-dimension works must be suitably framed. Unframed paintings will be accepted, as long as the canvas is neatly wrapped and secured on the backside of the stretcher bars. Canvas edges must be painted or completed in such a manner as to be considered a finished work. WIRE MUST be attached for hanging. Size must not exceed 48” X 60” (including frame). Three-dimensional works must not exceed 75 lbs.
We Do Not Accept: No way to hang, any double saw tooth or double hole, taped, glued, stapled wire or string. ABSOLUTELY NO EASLE BACKS WILL BE ACCEPTED! Artwork that does not meet the requirements within this prospectus will not be accepted.
Only three entries per artist are allowed. You can submit entries three ways. You may deliver or mail the physical pieces, mail images, or email your images to firstname.lastname@example.org. If submitting by email, the email must include your images as attachments. DO NOT paste images into the email document. The file name(s) for the images should be the title of the piece. You must also include the entry form as an attachment (it can be typed, or a photocopy.) The text body of the email needs to include the artists name and ALL contact information. If submitting the physical piece or mailing an image of, the piece or photo needs to be labeled with the artist’s name, title of work, dimensions, and medium. This is to make it so there is no question for our staff or judges that they have the correct information about each artwork. Entry fees can be mailed, delivered in person, or paid through our Paypal link above. Please note: When submitting images of work, please provide high resolution images without the use of filters in order for the jury to make a fair assessment of the piece. If a piece is accepted based on an image and the jury feels that the work was not accurately represented by the submitted image, the jury reserves the right to make the final selection when viewing the physical work.
Entry form and fees, accompanied by photos OR the original work, are due at CAC by February 20, 2021. If mailing images that you wish to be returned after selection process, please include a self-addressed, stamped envelope.
Artists are responsible for transit and insurance costs of artwork being transported to and from CAC. If you wish your work to be shipped back to you, this must be discussed with CAC staff a two weeks prior to end of exhibit and amount for shipping must be prepaid by artist. If shipping has not been pre-discussed with CAC staff, then all entered works must be picked up within 2 weeks after CAC show by artist (May 29th). CAC is not liable for any artwork left by artist at facility after that date.
Carnegie Arts Center insures artwork during exhibition in the gallery. In case of damage, theft or other destruction to the artist’s work in which the artist is to be paid or reimbursed, the artist will receive 65% of the selling price listed on entry form.
Sale of artwork is encouraged. Carnegie Arts Center retains 35% commission on all sales directly related to the show. The price indicated on the Entry Form will be the price from which the commission will be deducted. The Carnegie is not liable if the artist misprices a piece on the entry form and it is sold through the gallery. Accepted works may not be withdrawn or removed prior to the close of the exhibition by the artist unless it has been agreed upon by the gallery.
Tuesday Through Saturday
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Closed Sundays & Mondays
-JANICE & ARCHIE LAWRENCE
-BOX BUTTE GENERAL HOSPITAL
Carnegie Arts Center
204 W 4th St
Alliance NE 69301
WITH THE SUPPORT OF THE NEBRASKA ARTS COUNCIL AND THE NEBRASKA CULTURAL ENDOWMENT