International Call for Submissions: The Santo Foundation’s 10th Anniversary Exhibition (MO)
Deadline: December 1st, 2018
From their call: Our first exhibition since 2010, Santo Foundation is excited to celebrate the 10th year of our operating to support and celebrate the emerging visual artist with our Santo Foundation 10th Anniversary Exhibition Call.
An expansion of our existing model that we use for our Santo Foundation Individual Artist Awards, process of the Santo Foundation 10th Anniversary Exhibition call is one that encourages and nurtures the ecology of the contemporary fine art world in its best sense. The exposure of the work of cutting-edge emerging artists to exceptional curators who otherwise may not have ever seen their work, provides both the artists and the curators (Distinguished Curator) with a rich and authentic experience of where the industry and the state of our artistic cultural expression exists.
Two Month Exhibition in Downtown St. Louis Awarded to Three 2-D and Video Visual Artists:
Exhibition Awards: Three top artists will be selected to have a group exhibition in Arcade Contemporary Art Projects’ 6,029 square foot gallery in the historic Arcade Building in dowtown St. Louis, Missouri, opening on Saturday, June 1st, 2019 with a celebratory exhibition reception, and on view until Saturday, August 10th, 2019.
Publication Awards: Each of the three selected artists will receive three complimentary copies of the full-color catalog documenting the works selected for the exhibition and featuring a forward by the Distinguished Curator regarding commentary and unique value of the selected artists and their respective work.
Curator: The Santo Foundation is honored to announce our Distinguished Curator, Gretchen Wagner, St Louis Art Museum’s Mellon Fellow for Prints, Drawings and Photographs.
Exhibition Call Description: Open to all 2-D and video artists, the three artist exhibition will occur in the The museum-quality gallery now comprises over 6,000 square feet that can be divided in various distinct exhibit spaces of varying proportions and sizes, due to the six 12’x12′ floating walls. Total gallery running wall length is approximately 56 feet with all walls being no less than 12′ in height. All exhibit spaces are appropriately track-lit. The Gallery has street-facing windows nearly floor to ceiling providing excellent public exposure on downtown St. Louis’ 8th and Olive Streets, for the artwork 24/7.
Entry fee: $45.
For more detailed information and link to apply via CaFE: https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5677