Deadline: August 15th, 2014
Juror: Willie Cole
The 2014 Pacific States Biennial National juried print exhibition was established by the Art Department Print Studio at the University of Hawaii Hilo in 1982. The premier Hawaii biennial exhibition is hosted in conjunction with the Campus Center Gallery with support from the Student Activities Council and is open to all artists 18 years or older presently residing in the United States and its territories. PSBN will cover the cost of return shipping and provide a color exhibition catalog to participating artists.
Original work in all printmaking media including monoprints and monotypes are eligible. No photographs. The paper size dimension for submitted work cannot exceed 30” x 40”
Juror: Willie Cole, a well-noted contemporary African-American sculptor and conceptual and visual artist. Cole is the recipient of many awards, including the 2006 Winner of the David C. Driskell Prize, the first national award to honor and celebrate contributions to the field of African-American art and art history, established by the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, Georgia. He is represented by Alexander and Bonin Gallery in New York; and by Guido Maus, beta pictoris gallery / Maus Contemporary in Birmingham, AL. Cole’s work is found in numerous private and public collections and museums around the world, including the Museum of Modern Art; the Whitney Museum of American Art; the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, New York; and the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C.
Awards: $3000.00 available for purchase awards. Juror’s award selections are invited to participate in the annual international or national invitational exhibition at the University of Hawai’i at Hilo.
Entry fee: $35. The fee is non-refundable and entitles the artist to submit 1 to 2 works completed within the past 2 years.
Website link for more detailed information and entry via CaFE: https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=1805&sortby=fair_name&apply=yes
Eligibility: Open to all artists 18 years or older presently residing in the United States and territories.