Boston Printmakers (MA), Call for Entries: 2019 North American Print Biennial

Boston Printmakers (MA), Call for Entries: 2019 North American Print Biennial

Deadline: March 15th, 2019

Presenting the best in contemporary and traditional printmaking, the North American Print Biennial has long been recognized as one of the most prestigious events in printmaking. Founded in 1947, the mission of the Boston Printmakers is to promote public knowledge of printmaking, encourage and support artists working in printmaking, and promote excellence and innovation within the field of printmaking.

Eligibility: North American artists 18 years and older are eligible to enter. Original, innovative works in all printmaking media are eligible.
Photographs, offset reproductions, or reproductions of artwork originally produced in another medium will not be considered. Submitted work may not have been exhibited in any other Boston Printmakers exhibition. Artists may submit up to three digital images of original prints completed within the past two years, 2017-2019.

Juror: Shelley R. Langdale is the President of the Print Council of America and the Park Family Associate Curator of Prints and Drawings at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Before her tenure in Philadelphia, she worked at the Fogg Art Museum, The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and the Cleveland Museum of Art.

Biennial Venue: Jewett Art Gallery, Wellesley College, Wellesley, Massachusetts

Prizes: Over $10,000 is available in juror-designated purchase prizes and materials awards. The Boston Printmakers’ purchase prizes are placed into permanent collections at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; the Art Complex Museum, Duxbury, MA; and the Boston Printmakers Collection at the Boston Public Library. Additionally, this show generates a large number of sales through patron and public purchases.

Website link for more detailed information: http://www.bostonprintmakers.org/biennials/biennial-2019/

Link to apply via CaFE: https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5920


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