Bradley University (IL), International Call for Submissions: 36th Bradley International Print and Drawing Exhibition
Deadline: January 18th, 2017 (postmarked)
The Bradley International Print and Drawing Exhibition is the second-longest running juried print and drawing competition in the country. Every two years it features the best contemporary graphic artwork from around the globe. This year’s exhibition will be held at four prominent Peoria Illinois Galleries, The Contemporary Art Center of Peoria, Studios on Sheridan, Prairie Center of the Arts, and Heuser Art Gallery at Bradley University. The 36th Bradley International will be juried by Kathryn Polk. Polk (born 1952) studied at the Memphis Art Academy and The University of Memphis. She lives and works in Tucson, Arizona where she is the co-owner of L VIS Press, a lithography print studio.
Eligibility: Any artist 18 years of age or older is encouraged to submit original prints or drawings produced within the last three years (2013-2016). Experimental techniques are encouraged.
Media: Open to all traditional and non-traditional graphic media, including all forms of printmaking, drawing, and book arts.
Three cash awards will be selected by the Juror. Purchase awards will be made by the University.
Awards: 1st Place – $3,000, 2nd Place – $1,750, 3rd Place- $750