Open call for artists:
4th annual juried group show BLUE
will be part of the 2015 Arteast Studio Tour.
ArtEastdutchess.com draws art lovers from for two weekends at the peak of color. This year is it's BLUE.
blue is our favorite color. It evokes serenity, spirituality,
infinity. Lay on your back and look up at heaven. The 5th
chakra: the throat, voice and self-expression. Deep blues:
singing, listening. Sea and shadow. Blue symbolizes the Virgin
Mary. Krishna has blue skin. Fifty-three percent of the world's
flags have blue: the color most commonly used in corporate
identity. Miles Davis was kind of blue. What kind of blue
Curated by Jeanette Rodriguez
Deadline for submissions:
Monday September 28
Notification Date: Friday Oct 2nd
of selected artwork: Fri, Oct 9th, 11-3pm. Sat, Sun. Oct 10, 11th,
Opening: Sunday October 18, 10am-2pm
should reflect the theme; new work is encouraged.
Works in all media will be
included in the show. Note
size limit: 48"
p.s. it doesn't have to be blue.
*Entry fee: $20 for one or two pieces, $35 for up to 5
*Grand Prize and Second Prize artists will receive a six-week
at the gallery. (see past winners)
Monday, September 28 - Entry Deadline
October 2 - Selection of work and Notification of artists
October 9-11 - Delivery of work to gallery
Sunday, October 18 Opening Reception at Front Street
Gallery: art brunch 10am-2pm
November 27 - Dec. 1 Removal of unsold work* 10am-2pm
Send complete info: name, material, size, price.
40% commission on sales will be
charged by the gallery, and must be included in price.)
Copy or attach completed entry form: entry
URLs for images on websites are
acceptable, as long as you clearly
indicate the exact images that are entered, and they are
email images to
Image requirements for email and CD:
•72 dpi and no
more than 1800
pixels on the longest side
• Use JPGs.
Work should be labelled:
pay entry fee by PayPal, below
or by mail
Front Street Gallery
21 Front Street
Patterson NY 12563
Send entry fee by check, cash or money order payable to Front
Street Gallery, or pay via PayPal
By mail, include labeled CD, and enclose self-addressed stamped
address for jury
Hangable artwork including prints, drawings,
photographs, paintings, and mixed media.
may not exceed 48" in any dimension. All works must be
suitably prepared to hang and
include wire or fixed hardware. No sawtooth hangers. Works
without proper hanging hardware will not be hung. All work must
be for sale. A 40% commission will be
charged by the gallery, and must be included in artist’s set price.
Entry fees are non-refundable. Every care will be taken to
provide for the safety of all
artwork. FSG its officers and agents will not be
responsible for any loss or damage. FSG does not insure entries
and exhibits. Works will be handled and exhibited at artist’s own
Front Street Gallery reserves the right to reject or replace any work
that it deems substantially different from the work as represented in
digital form and description.
All packaging material must be removed by the artist at the time of
drop off. Packing material WILL NOT be stored or provided at time
of drop off and pick up
. *Reasonable requests
will be considered and answered, but we reserve the right to charge a
holding fee of $5/day for work left past pick-up deadline.