University of Hawaii Hilo (HI), National Call for Entries: 2018 Pacific States Biennial North American Print Exhibition, with honorarium
Deadline: August 18th, 2018
The Pacific States Biennial National juried printmaking exhibition was established by the Art Department Print Studio at the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo in 1982 and is now the Pacific States Biennial North American. The exhibition is open to all artists 18 years or older presently residing anywhere on the North American continent, its islands, and outlying US territories. This premier Hawaiʻi biennial exhibition is hosted in conjunction with the Campus Center Gallery with support from the Student Activities Council and the East Hawaiʻi Cultural Center.
Juror: The juror for the 2018 PSBN is Helen Frederick, who is a recognized distinguished artist, curator, educator, coordinator of international projects, and the founder of Pyramid Atlantic. As an advocate for and an active participant in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area arts scene, she has served on the directorial boards of alternative art spaces, various local and national boards and national peer-review panels. She has and fulfilled speaking engagements around the world, always emphasizing collaboration across disciplines. Throughout her life her passion for diverse cultures and histories has led her to travel to observe the material cultures of many societies, their skills and ideas and to make connections among disparate cultural traditions.
Awards: First place: Artist residency at the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo to cover travel, lodging, per diem, and honorarium. Additional awards include $2000 of Purchase Awards
Eligibility: Open to all artists 18 years or older presently residing anywhere on the North American continent, its islands, and outlying US territories.
Specifications: Original work in all printmaking media and digital/traditional hybrid prints are eligible. No photography or digital reproductions of original works will be accepted. Works must be completed within the last 2 years. The paper size dimension for submitted work must not exceed 30” x 40” or it cannot be framed/exhibited. Please measure your work exactly to ensure that it does not exceed the maximum dimensions.
Website link: https://hilo.hawaii.edu/depts/art/psbn-2018/
For more information and link to apply via CaFE: https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5019