International Call for Artists: Fiberart International 2019
Deadline: August 31st, 2018
Fiberart International 2019 seeks to exhibit the best of contemporary art and invites submissions that reflect a wide range of works related to the fiber medium. The exhibition is recognized around the world as a benchmark that documents trends and innovations in the field. The goal of the exhibition is to include innovative work rooted in traditional fiber materials, structure, processes and history, as well as art that explores unexpected relationships between fiber and other creative disciplines.
Fiberart International is produced by the Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh, Inc., a non-profit, member supported organization that promotes the appreciation of fiber art and fosters its creative development and continuance. Since 1967, the Fiberarts Guild has sponsored juried exhibitions that bring innovative contemporary works of art in fiber from around the world to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Fiberart International 2019 will feature works by established and emerging artists and will be open to the public from May 10 to August 23, 2019. The Fiberarts Guild is pleased to sponsor this twenty-third exhibition. Entry fee.
Awards: The Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh, Inc. will present over $5000 in cash awards.
Jurors: Sonya Clark, American artist, has been Chair of the Craft and Materials Studies Department of Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Richmond. Barbara Luderowski is an American artist and museum administrator, who founded the Mattress Factory in 1977 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and continues to serve as the museum’s President and Co-Director. Jane Sauer is an internationally known artist and curator.
For more detailed information and link to apply via CaFE: https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=4691